Free To Be, Inc. was honored to receive a $5,000 check from Sam’s Club on November 30 through the Walmart Foundation Event Volunteerism Always Pays (Event VAP). The Event VAP program awards grants when a group of at least five associates volunteers 25 hours collectively with an eligible organization. Team leader Benjamin Wolff’s team, consisting [...]
Free To Be hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner for all our volunteers on Thursday, May 3, 2012, at the Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park. Approximately 80 people were in attendance and were treated to steak, cheesy hash browns, Texas toast, salad and cake. Sam’s Club provided four wonderful, hardworking volunteers that helped set up, cook, [...]
Free2B! started the new year with car repairs and a vehicle give away. Sam’s Club of Fridley was the sponsor of the Free2B! Car Care Saturday at Victory Auto Service and Glass in Fridley. Sam’s Club also supplied pizza for the people having their cars repaired and the volunteer mechanics repairing the cars. Three cars [...]
Cliff Korkowski is retiring as the Executive Director. Cliff has been with Free2B! since 2002. Gary Levine will succeed him. For the full story go to: http://abcnewspapers.com/2011/11/24/korkowski-set-to-retire-from-free2b-levine-to-succeed-him/ Pictures from Cliff’s retirement party at Majestic Oaks!
Three single moms are now able to get to work and care for their families without worrying about how they will get there because of the Free2B! car donation program. Another three cars were repaired, and each car has its own story. The Mercy Unity Foundation provided money to Free2B! to sponsor a Car Care [...]
Northmetro TV produces a news segment on Free2B! To see the story please vistit the following link: http://northmetrotv.com/news/newsitem.aspx?newsid=748&newsitemid=5020
Recently Free2B! was featured in the Blaine-Spring Lake Park Life for a rather unique story.
The Church of St Stephen of Anoka was the recent Free2B! Car Care Saturday Sponsor. Free2B! Car Care Saturdays brings out the hidden talents of many people not normally associated with doing car repair. This Saturday was no exception. Dr. Paul Havel and Cliff Korkowski, members of St. Stephens, presented the keys for a donated [...]