Category: food drive

Food Elves ‘12 Days of Donating’ Kicks off December 1

The Franklin Food Elves are making it easy for you to help your neighbors in need during the “12 Days of Donating” campaign benefiting the Franklin Food Pantry. From December 1 to December 12, volunteer Food Elves will be coming to your neighborhood, or you can donate goods at a local participating business. The Franklin… Read more »

Franklin Downtown Partnership and the Food Elves -“12 Days of Donating”

Franklin Food Elves Launch ’12 Days of Donating’ Campaign The Franklin Food Elves and the Downtown Partnership will launch the “12 Days of Donating” food drive to benefit the Franklin Food Pantry at the annual Holiday Stroll on Thursday, December 4, at the 4 p.m. tree-lighting ceremony. Franklin Downtown Partnership The charitable community service group’s… Read more »

Delivering Idahoan Potatoes for Thanksgiving Food Baskets

Franklin’s Interfaith Council of Churches helps the Food Pantry prepare the Thanksgiving meal food bags. Each of the twelve participating churches takes an item to prepare for the meal. The collaboration helps a great deal. Thank you! Attached is a photo of me delivering the 200 packages of Idahoan Instant Potatoes to the Franklin Food… Read more »

“It’s a really nice collaboration”

You may recall that the Dave Matthews Band was helping the Food Pantry. How much help did they provide? This year, Lynch said, the pantry convinced Reverb to invite Hoffmann Farm, run by Nick Hoffmann, who started his community-supported agriculture program anew in 2012 after moving to Franklin from New Braintree.  At the show last… Read more »