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Registration for the Franklin Turkey Trot – Now Open!

The Franklin Food Pantry invites you to join hundreds of your fellow neighbors to run the annual Franklin Turkey Trot 5K Family Fun Run this Thanksgiving morning. The registration fee of $20, or 20 nonperishable goods, goes directly to the Franklin Food Pantry, keeping donations local to help feed those in need. After October 19, the fee will increase to $25.

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Giving Tuesday – December 3

#GivingTuesday is December 3. We know that there are so many worthy causes to support on this national day of giving and you will be inundated with requests for help, making it tough to know who to support. Our clients face a different set of tough choice. Like whether to pay the rent or buy… Read more »

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Food Elves Launch Holiday Drive

Franklin Food Elf

“12 Days of Donating” Campaign Celebrates 14th Year. This year the Franklin Food Elves “12 Days of Donating” Campaign marks 14 years of helping neighbors in need during the holiday season.The Elves will once again shift their collections for the Pantry to monetary donations only. The move away from past food collections was necessary because the… Read more »

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Reverse Advent Calendar

In this season of giving we often see the reverse advent calendar meme being shared on social media. The idea is that on each day of December a person would donate an item to give to a local food pantry and then on December 24, the food is delivered. While we appreciate the spirit behind… Read more »

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