About Us
 
Our Mission:   The mission of the Florence Area Community Coalition is to improve the quality of life in Western Lane County through partnerships, networking, volunteerism, community involvement, education and awareness.
 
Our Board: Alan Bourne, Chair;  Pamela Long, Treasurer; Monica Kosman, Secretary; Immediate Past President, Karen Earnshaw. Members at Large- Linda Castro, Suzanne Mann-Heintz and Sandi Young. 
 
How to become a member:  Membership Form
 
 
When and where we meet:  General Coalition Meetings:  Siuslaw Public Library Bromley Room, 9:00 am-10:30 am, 1st Wednesday of each month
 
Brief History: The F.A.C.C. has served as an umbrella organization for the following entities as they applied for their non-profit status:
  • Quality Child Care of Florence
  • Miller Park Skate Park
  • West Lane Translator (Community Radio)
  • Friends of Honeyman State Park
  • Siuslaw Education Foundation
  • Florence Farmers Market
 
Each year, FACC offers a scholarship to an outstanding student who demonstrates a commitment to volunteerism. The scholarship is open to Mapleton and Siuslaw high school seniors. The application is due by April 1. Click on the following link to download an application.  2017 Scholarship Application
 
The F.A.C.C. has collated and published a service directory listing social service agencies, government agencies, educational organizations and other organizations and agencies for many years.  This directory is now available on our web site.  Click here to view the service directory index.
 
Recent meeting minutes:

Contact us:     Florence Area Community Coalition
                  PO Box 1161
                  Florence, OR. 97439