Check out this news story from Franklin Almanac which highlights some behind-the-scenes preparations for the 2nd Annual Empty Bowls Dinner on May 2. We are grateful for our partnership with the Franklin High School Empty Bowls Club in helping us move towards a hunger-free community. Buy your tickets now and join us at this meaningful event.
1st Annual Empty Bowls Dinner
We are excited to announce that our first Empty Bowls Dinner, co-hosted by the Franklin High School Empty Bowls Club, will be held on Wednesday, April 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. at Franklin High School!
We are sold out!! Many thanks to all who are coming out to support this event!
Empty Bowls is an international grassroots effort to fight hunger and we are excited to join the movement! Our Empty Bowls initiative is an effort to raise awareness about hunger, and raise funds to help us feed those in need in our own community.
Franklin Food Elves Bring in Record Donations – Again
The Franklin Food Elves did it again! The final donation numbers are in, and the Elves are pleased to announce that the “12 Days of Donating” Campaign has collected more than four tons (or 8,001 pounds) of goods, and more than $11,000 for the Franklin Food Pantry.
Food Elves “12 Days of Donating” Marks 10 Years of Giving to Franklin Food Pantry
The Franklin Food Elves and the Downtown Partnership launched the “12 Days of Donating” campaign to benefit the Franklin Food Pantry on December 1. This year’s collection drive marks 10 years that the Food Elves have helped neighbors in need during the holiday season. The Food Elves were created in 2006 when Melissa and Cameron… Read more »