FREEDOM ROCKS ’24 Bull and Shrimp Roast

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FREEDOM ROCKS ’24 BULL AND SHRIMP ROAST

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2024

7:00PM – 11:00PM
BOUMI SHRINERS
5050 KING AVENUE ROSEDALE, MD
Attire: Casual (Wear Your Best Concert Gear)

Join Freedom Federal Credit Union for our first major fundraiser, Freedom Rocks ’24 Bull and Shrimp Roast in Support of The Freedom to Help Foundation.

Hearken back to a time when the Monsters of Rock ruled over the music world, and the sound and fury of some of the greatest songs ever written filled the airwaves.

At Freedom Rocks ’24, you’ll enjoy an evening of great fun, food, drinks, and music, including your favorite songs from the Greatest Bands of the ’70,s ‘80s, and ‘90s.

The Freedom Rocks ’24 Bull and Shrimp Roast includes:

  • Pit Beef, Turkey, and Smoked Ham, Buffalo Wings, Mac and Cheese
  • Steamed and Fried Shrimp, and Maryland Crab Soup
  • Full Buffet Dinner, including Vegetarian Options, and Desserts
  • Beer, Wine, and Open Bar
  • 50/50 and Prize Raffles
  • Money Wheels
  • Rock Memorabilia Giveaways
  • Air Guitar Competition
  • Concert-Like Atmosphere
  • DJ Playing Your Favorite Rock Songs

Wear your favorite concert gear and enjoy a great evening with family, friends, business and community partners, all for a great cause.

All proceeds benefit The Freedom to Help Foundation. Established in January, 2023, The Freedom to Help Foundation’s Mission is to enrich the communities we serve, empower individual success through education, provide resources for health and wellness, and to support our military and their families. To learn more about the great work The Freedom to Help Foundation is doing in the Baltimore County and Harford County communities, please visit: The Freedom to Help Foundation.

Becoming a corporate sponsor is a great way to showcase your organization and to show your support for this great cause. EVENT SPONSORSHIPS / CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPS

Get your tickets now. Space is limited, so don’t miss your chance to be a part of this epic evening.

Grab your friends, wear your best concert gear, and get ready to Rock and Roast, all for a great cause!

Aiden Jablon Receives Freedom Federal Credit Union’s First Annual Freedom to Help Award

The North Harford High School senior designates Harford Family House to receive a $1,000 donation on his behalf

Aiden Jablon Accepts Freedom to Help Award in 2024
Freedom Federal Credit Union Representatives presented the First Annual Freedom to Help Award to North Harford High School senior, Aiden Jablon, along with a check for $1,000 to contribute to his favorite local nonprofit organization, Harford Family House. Left to Right: Sue LeBuhn, Robin Tomechko, Aiden Jalon, Mike MacPherson, and Lisa Snodgrass

February 15, 2024 –  Freedom Federal Credit Union is pleased to congratulate Aiden Jablon, a senior at North Harford High School, on winning the Credit Union’s First Annual Freedom to Help Award.  The award is intended to celebrate an unpaid volunteer, who has chosen to spend their free time in the service of a local charitable mission – someone who has gone above and beyond in making the cause theirs.

Jablon was nominated by Harford Family House, a local nonprofit who strives to combat homelessness through housing, resources, and support.  Jablon first started volunteering with Harford Family House in middle school and has come to be a valued leader. Sue LeBuhn, Harford Family House’s Volunteer Engagement Manager, spoke highly of Jablon, noting that despite a demanding sports and academic schedule, “Jablon’s support as a project leader and his recruitment of other volunteers exemplifies the impact a dedicated individual can have on the community.”

In addition to his volunteer work with Harford Family House, Jablon volunteers with Best Buddies and Sports for Life through his school, two programs that work with people of differing abilities. “I think my volunteer experiences have made me more well-rounded and introduced me to things that I wouldn’t be accustomed to regularly,” said Jablon. “I’m just doing my small part to further their work.”

Jablon’s dedication to volunteerism seems to have taken hold, as he looks to the future, he wants to continue to give back. “Wherever I go to college I definitely want to continue volunteering, whether that’s with homelessness or not, but and even when I come back home, I hope to continue volunteering with Harford Family House,” stated Jablon.

Jablon and his mother, Tricia Jablon, met with representatives from Freedom Federal Credit Union and the grateful staff at Harford Family House at the nonprofit’s Aberdeen location for the award presentation.  While appreciative of the award, Jablon was especially thrilled that as a result, Freedom donated $1,000 to Harford Family House.

Mike MacPherson, Freedom’s President and CEO, expressed his delight in meeting Jablon, “It’s truly been a pleasure to meet Aiden, and to recognize him for his service to our community.  At the very core of Freedom is our commitment to our ‘people helping people’ philosophy. Through service to our members and to our community, we carry out this mission, and today, we have the opportunity to highlight and thank a very special person who shares in that philosophy. Congratulations, Aiden.”

After five years of running the viral #FreedomtoHelpChallenge on their social media pages, Freedom launched the Freedom to Help Award to bring even more focus to the individual volunteers shaping the community for the better.  Twelve deserving finalists were highlighted during a weeklong public voting period on Freedom’s Facebook and Instagram pages, allowing their powerful stories to spread across the community and beyond.

The Freedom to Help Award accepts nominations in November exclusively from employees associated with local nonprofit organizations in Harford and Baltimore County.  To get more information about nominations in 2024, please reach out to enter@freedomfcu.org and follow Freedom Federal Credit Union’s Facebook page for the latest.

 

About Freedom Federal Credit Union

Freedom Federal Credit Union is a community-chartered federal credit union offering consumer financial services to those who live, work, volunteer, worship, attend school, or have family in Harford or Baltimore County.  Additionally, Freedom offers a full-line of banking services for all businesses, associations, and other organizations that are based in Harford or Baltimore County.  Freedom has been in business since 1953 and has six locations throughout Harford and Baltimore County. To learn more, visit www.freedomfcu.org.

Fundraising Event in Partnership with Pats Pizza

The Freedom to Help Foundation is hosting a fundraising event in partnership with Pats Pizza on

Monday, November 20 from 4pm to 9pm!

Mention The Freedom to Help Foundation when placing your order between 4pm-9pm on Monday, November 20, and 20% of your purchase will go towards the Foundation and its Mission.

Fundraiser Flyer

Freedom Federal Credit Union established The Freedom to Help Foundation to support the health, education, and development of communities in Baltimore and Harford County.
If you cannot participate, but would still like to make a contribution to The Freedom to Help Foundation, we so appreciate you support.
Learn more about The Foundation and Donate Here.