Category: committees

“Balance is the key”

Finance Committee Chairman James Roche, who for more than a decade has played an integral part in shaping the town’s annual budget, has decided not to seek reappointment.  Roche, however, isn’t going far, taking on a new role as treasurer for the Franklin Food Pantry.  “I think I can help them put some systems in… Read more »



We are Neighbors Helping Neighbors; Join Us

The Franklin Food Pantry has a few openings for some passionate folks who might enjoy serving on the Board of Directors. If you have a background in one of the following areas: Finance, Nutrition and/or Food Services, Communication and/or Marketing, we would like you to consider joining our team. Note: Our current Board of Director… Read more »



Franklin Food Pantry: Board Development Committee Charter

AUTHORIZATION AND BASIC FUNCTIONThe Board Development Committee will work to improve the overall effectiveness of the individual board members and the Board of Directors functioning as a whole. Aspects of this work will include the Nine Steps in the Board Building Cycle which includes: Identification, Cultivation, Recruitment, Orientation, Involvement, Education, Evaluation, Rotation, and Celebration. The… Read more »



Franklin Food Pantry: Finance Committee Charter

The Finance Committee is responsible for assisting the board in ensuring the organization is in good fiscal health. The work of the committee revolves around the following six major areas: 1. Ensure that accurate and complete financial records are maintained. Monitor income and expenditures against projections. Review and recommend financial policies to the board, including… Read more »



Franklin Food Pantry: Communications Committee Charter

Purpose:Recommends and/or approves communications strategies and other initiatives to set appropriate direction for marketing, branding, advertising, public relations and electronic promotion and communications for the Franklin Food Pantry Goal: To continue to develop and implement the evolving marketing and public relations program which responds to changing needs of the Food Pantry. This includes enhancing and… Read more »