Category: food drive

Dave Matthews helps the Food Pantry

The Dave Matthews Band is helping the Franklin Food Pantry via the BamaGreen Project. As the band tours, it is coordinating with local farms and local pantries (yes, us!) to raise awareness and funds for the local farmers. Dave Matthews Seed Packets are for sale ($5) at each concert venue. The BamaGreen Food Drive Click… Read more »

Norfolk Community Day – June 7th

The Franklin Food Pantry truck will be in Norfolk as part of the Norfolk Community Day, Saturday, June 7th. Sponsored by the Norfolk Lions, the event is scheduled to begin at 11:00 AM and end at 4:00 PM. It will be held at the Holmes Complex at 22 Myrtle St. Bring a non-perishable item for… Read more »

2.25 tons of food collected to ‘Stamp out Hunger’ Thank you!

The Franklin postal carriers drove their trucks by the Food Pantry before completing their rounds on Saturday. Each truck as it arrived was greeted by volunteers who unloaded the truck, weighed the bags, sorted the items for date and damage, and then either filled the appropriate shelves or stacked the items for future use. When… Read more »

Friendly reminder – Stamp Out Hunger – May 10

Don’t forget to leave your food donation bags by your mailbox Saturday morning! The Franklin letter carriers will pick them up on their normal mail rounds and deliver them to the Franklin Food Pantry in celebration of national Stamp Out Hunger day. Stamp Out Hunger – May 10 Did you get your post card reminder… Read more »

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive – Saturday, May 10

Now’s the time to fill your food donation bag and get ready for the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 10. Just leave your bag of non-perishables by your mailbox on May 10 and the Franklin letter carriers will pick it up and deliver it to the Franklin Food Pantry. For more information,… Read more »