Category: food drive

Franklin Food Elves Bring In Record Donations

The Franklin Food Elves’ 2013 “12 Days of Donating” campaign exceeded goals on all fronts, collecting more than 3 tons of goods and $6,700 to benefit the Franklin Food Pantry well into the new year. The 75 Food Elves, together with Franklin Downtown Partnership businesses, collected 7,357 pounds of non-perishable goods and $6,700 in the… Read more »

Franklin Food Elves Campaign Update

The Franklin Food Elves “12 Days of Donating” will be ending this week. Franklin Downtown Partnership Thank you to everyone who participated.  The Food Elves collected a Record 6,750 pounds of donations this year so far.  This is 2,550 pounds more than last year! The Food Elves are hoping to add another 100 pounds to the total by… Read more »

Thanksgiving – much to be thankful for

The Franklin Food Pantry is able to perform its service due to the gracious and giving community of donors and volunteers. The next several weeks are the busiest time of the year as the holidays bring out the giving spirit. The Food Pantry is poised to serve, to give, to share, and to collect. Turkey… Read more »

You’ll see now!

Friday was a day to be proud of. The Food Pantry took delivery of their new truck. Thanks to Franklin Ford, Signs by Cam and many others to help make this a reality! Goodbye old van, you served us well. Hello new truck, you will help us do more to help our neighbors! side view,… Read more »

Food Elves Press Release

Your contributions will help us put food on our neighbors table. On behalf of my fellow Food Pantry Board of Directors, let me thank you, the Downtown Partnership, and especially the Food Elves for your time and effort to make this Christmas season a good one! Franklin is a giving and caring community.    … Read more »