The main reason for membership is Fraternalism
Become a member to stay connected to a powerful network
of like minded people and to support our culture.
Your membership also helps provide deserving students with scholarships.
Your membership also supports our youth and the next generation of leaders in our communities. The membership fee you pay to become a member helps subordinate councils in their activities including social, cultural, educational, charitable and civic projects both for our members and the community in general.
Help yourself to these benefits and more. Join now
For questions about PFSA membership,
please call 1-866-687-7372 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Get discounts from hundreds of companies and thousands of products such as Gyms, hotels, airfares, restaurants, department stores, autos and many more.
Member Referral Program
PFSA recognizes that the membership is the primary resource the organization requires to sustain its growth. PFSA has established the following standards to recognize our valued members for their efforts and contribution in increasing the Membership of our Society.
1 to 3 New Members $25 Gift Card
4 to 6 New Members $50 Gift Card
7 to 9 New Members $75 Gift Card or Unique *category gift
10 to 14 New Members $100 Gift Card or Distinctive category gift
15 to 19 New Members $125 Gift Card or Treasure category gift
20 to 24 New Members $175 Gift Card or Variety category gift
25 to 29 New Members $225 Gift Card valued or Luxury category
30 to 34 New Members $275 Gift Card or Elite category gift
35 to 39 New Members $400 Gift Card or 2 Nights Lodging in Napa
40 to 49 New Members $500 Gift Card or 3 Day Cruise to Mexico for 2 people
50 or more New Members $1,000 Gift Card or Airfare & Hotel for 2 to Portugal or the Azores (3 days and 2 nights)
*Gifts of different categories are found at www.ordermygift.com, to view the awards
NOTE: Directors, Supreme Officers, Employees, Membership Representatives (Sales Agents), and spouses of the aforementioned PFSA individuals are not eligible to participate In the Member Award Program.
Our members can qualify for scholarships through our scholarship foundation.
go to the scholarship foundation page to find out the details:
Unique collection of newspapers dating back to the 1860’s
Scholars throughout the United States use our Library for research because of it’s unique collection that cannot be found anywhere else in the world
Interested in Networking?
Participate in our social activities such as Picnics, Local community events, Cultural programs, Symposiums.
Supporting Other Organizations
PFSA supports many community organizations, we are proud to contribute to the strengthening of our Diaspora.
Each year we provide several cultural events such as symposiums and book presentations that are important to our members, their families and their friends.
Recognizing Community Leaders
PFSA recognizes the contribution of our leaders in the community by awarding them with a Portuguese Community Service Award.
PFSA is proud to be a participant in showcasing our culture at several venues such as:
SF Francisco Giants Heritage Night
Oakland A’s Heritage Night
San Jose Sharks Heritage Night
San Jose Earthquakes Heritage Night
The Youth of today will become our Leaders of tomorrow, we have many activities for our younger members.
Millions of hours of Volunteer work and countless Fundraisers.
Our members make a difference in their communities.
Why should I join?
As a PFSA member, you’ll enjoy special programs and benefits:
- A subscription to the Semi-Annual Magazine
- Find old friends or make new networking contacts thru PFSA Social Media sites
- Receive one complimentary policy review each year
- Special content and offers in the monthly PFSA newsletter
- Earn rewards by referring friends and family
- Gain access to the JA Freitas Library and its 12,000 books
- Save money with special perks and discounts
- Participate in PFSA sponsored events throughout California and Nevada