Month: November 2012

’12 Days of Donating’ Food Drive Kicks Off Thursday

Sent to you by Steve Sherlock via Google Reader: Food Drive Kicks Off Thursday via Franklin Downtown Partnership by (Franklin Downtown Partnership) on 11/26/12 Food Elves, FDP Plan ’12 Days of Donating’ Drive The Franklin Food Elves are combining forces with the Franklin Downtown Partnership for the “12 Days of Donating” campaign to benefit… Read more »

Turkey Trot – Family 5K Fun Run – photo essay

The Turkey Trot Family 5K Fun Run held by Feed the Need drew over 300 participants on Thursday morning. The event benefited the Franklin Food Pantry filling the van with food and a donation of about $5,000. The entry fee was 20 cans or $20. Part of the entry fees collected: At the end, the… Read more »

Turkey Trot Family 5K Fun Run – Nov 22

If you are a runner, or walker you can help the Franklin Food Pantry. Registration, course map and additional race information can be found at If you would like to organize a collection in your neighborhood, you can print out this flyer to use

Hunger Banquet – November 13, 7:00 PM

Losing power seems to be a random event. Your residence loses power and folks on the next block still have power. Frustrating? You bet. During the recent storms, you can drive around Franklin and see houses with lights and power, and then rows of houses in the dark. Hunger can be like that too. It… Read more »