Category: food drive

“Stamp Out Hunger” – May 9th

The pantry announced this week that the letter carriers will pick up food donations from residents’ mailboxes on Saturday, May 9. Later the mail trucks will line up at the West Central Street pantry to unload their haul.  Residents can donate to the food drive by leaving a bag of non-perishable food where their letter… Read more »

“The Miracle Worker” – Sunday at 6:00 PM at the Historical Museum

Film: The Miracle Worker (starring Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke)  Date: Sunday, April 19, 2015  Time: 6:00 PM  Where: Franklin Historical Museum, 80 West Central Street (across from the old municipal building)  Admission: one canned good, for the Franklin Food Pantry image from Come join us for a showing of this Oscar Award winning film!!!… Read more »

’12 Days of Donating’ – preliminary results

The Franklin Food Elves and the Franklin Downtown Partnership are pleased to announce that the preliminary numbers are in and the “12 Days of Donating” Campaign has collected more than three tons (or 6,000 pounds) of goods and $8,000 for the Franklin Food Pantry. (L to R) Elf Ellie Teixeira, Co-Founder Cameron Piana, Food Pantry… Read more »

Franklin Food Elves Drop-Off Day Photos

The Franklin Food Pantry was a busy place Saturday morning with Franklin Food Elves bringing in the donated goods they collected. A few industrious elves improvised a slide system to make the drop-offs easier, while a few more elves helped to weigh, sort and store the donations. Final totals will be announced later this week… Read more »