Month: September 2012

Harvest Festival

Franklin has a Food Pantry?Yes, it does. Located in the Rockland Trust parking lot in downtown Franklin (across from the Fire Station). Members of the Board of Directors will be available to talk about what the Pantry does, who it serves, and how you may be able to help. Board members will be at the… Read more »



Garden fresh from Tri-County

Tri-County students Emily Scannell of Franklin and Jimmy McCarthy of Walpole proudly presented the Franklin Food Pantry with a donation of freshly picked produce on Tuesday, August 7, courtesy of the school’s very own heirloom vegetable garden. Scannell, a junior, and McCarthy, a sophomore, delivered freshly picked green, purple, banana, and jalapeño peppers, tomatoes, zucchini,… Read more »



D’Amato: The changing face of hunger

Catherine D’Amato is the President and CEO of the Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB). She writes this column succinctly addressing the problem of hunger in MA. The Franklin Food Pantry sources a lot of the food we distribute from the GBFB. Sent to you by Steve Sherlock via Google Reader: D’Amato: The changing face of… Read more »



“Lose For Good Open House” to help the Food Pantry

Weight Watchers will be hosting a “Lose For Good Open House” event on Saturday, September 15th, at their location in Franklin. Join us for this very special one-day-only offer, prizes, refreshments, recipes and more! The Open House will host a “Lose For Good” food drive to benefit The Franklin Food Pantry. So remember to bring a… Read more »



Food Pantry is looking for a Director of Development

Updated 10/7/12 – We have selected a fine candidate and will be notifying all the other candidates that have applied. Thank you for your interest! —————- Do you know someone that has a talent for building relationships with local business and community groups for a non-profit? Do you know someone looking for part-time work in… Read more »