Free Summer Program

St. Finbar | St. Dominic

Generously funded by New York State Agency OASAS

Free Summer Program Operated by

The Federation of Italian American Organizations of Brooklyn

Generously funded by New York State Agency OASAS.


For Students currently in kindergarten through 5th grade

The Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn, Ltd. (FIAO), an IRS 501©3 not for profit organization, operating community based summer programs. These programs are offered free of charge to students and are generously funded by New York State Agency OASAS.

Join Our Free Summer Program 

It is with great pleasure that we inform you that once again FIAO will facilitate Summer Programming. This year’s Summer Programming will commence on July 8, 2024, and will operate for a five-week period ending on August 7, 2024.

Summer Program Sites 
  • St. Finbar located at 138 Bay 20th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11214
  • St. Dominic located at 2001 Bay Ridge Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11204.
Operational days

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 9:30am – 12:30 p.m.

Please note that if one site does not meet sufficient registration the program may only be held at one location.

Apply NOW

If you are interested in applying for your child(ren), please download and complete the application form and return to FIAO’s office.

Please Note: Faxed or emailed applications will NOT be accepted.

Children will be accepted on a first come first served basis. Additional applicants will be placed on a waiting list. Please be advised that a mandatory Orientation will be held for the parents of those children who will be attending our Summer Program. Details will be provided in the acceptance letter if your child is admitted to the program. Acceptance letters will be EMAILED by the first week of June 2024.

Please make sure your email is written clearly on the application.


Please contact Mark at FIAO’s office at (718) 259-2828 Ext 110 should you have any questions or require further information on any of our summer programs.


Our kids will participate in a variety of recreational activities.

Arts & Crafts

Out kids can explore their creative sider with art projects and crafting.

Health & Fitness

Our kids stay active and healthy though movement-based activities. 

Social & Emotional Learning

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