Get Help

The Franklin Food Pantry is here to help you in your time of need. We provide food, personal care items and household necessities to supplement your main grocery sources.

Before using the Pantry’s services, you must complete our application. Once eligibility is determined, we will assess your needs to determine if there are other resources that could provide additional assistance.

You may visit The Pantry once a week either for curbside pickup or indoor shopping.  When you shop, we encourage you to take only what you need so that others may get what they need.

Hours of Operation

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: Indoor shopping: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Appointment Required*, 5:30 -7:00 pm – Curbside Pickup – No appointment needed

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: Indoor shopping: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Appointment Required*

Friday: Indoor shopping: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Appointment Required*

* To make an appointment please contact Laura Du at 508-528-3115.

If you are in need of home delivery, please visit our home delivery guidelines.

Other Programs

Supplemental Kids’ bags are provided to our neighbors who have children under 18.

The Mobile Pantry delivers food monthly to our low-income housing partners whose residents have difficulty getting to our downtown location.

Home Delivery is intended to serve clients who live in Franklin who have difficulty visiting the Franklin Food Pantry in person due to medical conditions.

The Weekend Backpack Program provides weekend meals and snacks to children in need through a partnership with Franklin Public Schools.

Emergency food bags are given to anyone who comes to our door for help.

Holiday Meal Packages are provided to our clients for July 4th, Thanksgiving, and Year-End Holiday dinners.  Clients must register in advance for Holiday Meal Packages.

If you or someone you know could benefit from our services, learn how to apply here.