Raising Funds and Building Community

FCS events give in two ways: they build community, and they raise funds to keep tuition within reach of as many families as possible. 

Our Giving Events

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  • Fall Fair

    FCS parent volunteers organize a Saturday full of community-building festivities.
  • Holiday Gathering

    Before the always-rousing holiday show, the FCS multipurpose room is transformed into a curated bazaar of local crafts and goods for sale.
  • Chat & Connect

    Meet the parents! These conversational evenings shine a light on an FCS parent's life and work.
  • Grandfriends Day

    Grandparents and special family friends are invited to spend the day at FCS for this spring event, which includes a school-wide performance, classroom visits, and a luncheon with Angela.
  • Spring Auction

    The Spring Auction Gala raises funds for FCS financial aid through the Blackburn Financial Aid Fund. To learn more about the most recent Auction, click here.

Easy Rebates

Anyone can sign up to generate rebates for FCS! Link your accounts, and these stores will contribute a percentage of the total you spend at no cost to you.

Amazon Smile
Click here to link your Amazon account to FCS (school number 52-2102196).

Giant
Visit Giant.com/aplus/register/ to designate FCS (#00599) to benefit when you shop at Giant.

Harris Teeter
Enroll in the Together in Education program using your VIC card and the FCS school code, 4701.

FCS Advancement

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  • Carol  Rognrud 

    Director of Institutional Advancement
    301-441-2100, ext 105
Located in College Park, MD, Friends Community School is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school, founded on the belief that every child is a valued member of our community. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage.
Friends Community School
5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740
301-441-2100