At The Freibott Law Firm, we deeply care about the community we serve. Our employees are active in the community through volunteerism. Activities in which employees of the firm have participated include serving as volunteers in mock trial proceedings to help local high school students to understand the court system and how it works; working with local young athletes in various organized sports programs; serving on committees for local governmental entities; supporting various causes benefiting children; and participating in various fund raising events for numerous community-based projects. The employees of the Freibott Law Firm have also established an annual contribution to Faithful Friends of Delaware, a local animal shelter. In addition, they sponsor local parades, local little league teams and are a U.S.M.C. Toys for Tots drop off site. We are also proud to sponsor programs in and around our community. For example, The Freibott Law Firm is an annual sponsor of the St. John the Beloved Basketball Tournament. We have sponsored Latino soccer teams, supported the Latino Day Parade, donated to the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware for the Freedom from Seizures 5k, sponsored programs for the Wilmington Head Start program and Brandywine Valley Friends’ “Annual Day of Thanks Literacy and Education Program.”
Giving Back To Our Community
Fred Freibott, a Delaware native, has been active in the Diocese of Wilmington’s Catholic Youth Ministries football and basketball program and the Wilmington Lacrosse Club. Fred also served as President of the Athletic Booster Club at his children’s schools, and was Co-chairperson for the schools’ Capital Campaign.
Dennis Mason, was born and raised in Delaware and acts as a guardian ad litem in family court through the Office of the Child Advocates. Dennis volunteers at the RSK Foundation. He also is an Athletic Booster for the University of Delaware as well as serving as a volunteer on his condominium associations governing body.
Jessica Skalski, who moved to Delaware from Illinois in 1999, coached a basketball and cheerleading team for the Diocese of Wilmington’s Catholic Youth Ministries basketball league for several years. She currently serves as Vice President of Maclary Elementary School where her son attends. The PTA spends time volunteering in the community, most recently making Valentines for the residents of a local nursing home. She also volunteers for Lasagna Love, a program that matches a person in need with a volunteer that provides them with a hot meal.
Kelly Alessandrine is an avid 5K runner. She participates in several 5Ks to help raise money for charities, such as Susan G. Komen Foundation, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Childhood Cancer, the Donor Dash honoring all donors who give others a second chance of life, Philly Rabbit Run to help fight Parkinson’s disease as well as several other various 5K’s on Wilmington’s Riverfront and in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Rene Langiewicz and her family participate with helping with the Samaritan’s Purse International Relief with Operation Christmas.
Edea Barilo volunteers in her local church, teaching religious education to prepare children to receive sacraments.
Megan Reader is a member of the Home and School Association at Holy Angels School and volunteers for the Piedmont Baseball Program.
Angel Szewczuk, who was born and raised in Delaware, has been a chairperson for an annual fundraiser, for The Fisher House Organization for over 10 years. Fisher House builds comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital. Since the inception, the program has saved military and veterans’ families an estimated $500 million in out of pocket costs for lodging and transportation.
Sarah Havens is a Delaware native. She has volunteered at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton’s carnival for several years while attending religious education. She volunteered at Christiana Hospital helping patients to and from their cars during the summer months. She has participated in Girl Scout’s of America and has attended countless fundraising events for local charities.
Hallie C. DiMauro, a Delaware native, has participated in countless fundraising events for the Special Olympics of Delaware and the Girl Scouts of America. She has volunteered at her church, Saint Helena’s, assisting younger children and participating in events. She has participated in UDANCE at University of Delaware, to help fight childhood cancer as well as countless Susan G. Komen Foundation events. In addition, she has volunteered at Child Inc., providing support and guidance for many victims of domestic violence.
Caeli Seningen was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware. She volunteers for One Warm Coat providing free coats to people in need and is a mentor to at-risk youth in the community with the Big Buddy Program. In addition, she volunteers for Special Olympics each year in the Polar Bear Plunge, in Lewes.
We have also had recently retired employees volunteer for many years as a Board of Directors Chairperson for the City of Wilmington Head Start Program. She also volunteered at the Mary Campbell Center and at Christian Ministries in Wilmington, Delaware. In addition, she participated in an Adopt-A-Marine program Thanksgiving where she hosted several Marines from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina for Thanksgiving dinner at her home.
Another retired employee was very active in her church where she taught preschool and nursery age children. She also volunteered for the community-wide Easter Egg Hunt and the community-wide coat drive. She was also a member of NALS, which is an organization for legal professionals, where she volunteered for horse-riding therapy for disabled children.
Another retired employee been part of the Down Syndrome Association of Delaware for several years and has spent many of those years on the Buddy Walk Committee raising money for DSA. This is an organization that was true to her heart since her uncle has Down Syndrome. She also participated in 5K’s for different organizations such as The Bishop’s 5K, DSA’s Run for the Buds, and Victim’s Against Domestic Violence along with various 5K’s on Wilmington’s Riverfront. She also participated in various Special Olympics of DE events helping to raise money.
Another retired employee volunteered for Special Olympics Delaware at the annual Summer Games and the Law Enforcement Torch Run, and participated in the Polar Bear Plunge held each year in Rehoboth Beach. She also volunteered at the Alliance for the Mentally Ill in Delaware (AMID), facilitating peer to peer counseling and providing support to family members affected by mental illness.
The Freibott Law Firm donated children’s books to Richey Elementary School, Red Clay School District in Wilmington. We have also volunteered, as firm, at food kitchens during the holidays. Our firm has also collected funds to donate to Faithful Friends.