Current Needs

Below is a list of the products currently most needed by the Pantry. If you are participating in a community food and fund drive, or just dropping off some items in our donation box, please consider the items mentioned here. Refer to our Food Donation Guidelines when gathering your items.

  • Coffee – 1lb bag/cans – no k-cups
  • White Tuna
  • Rice a Roni
  • Suddenly Salad pasta side dishes
  • Salad dressing
  • Dry bags of dog and cat food
  • Cereal boxes 13ox-18oz
  • Mac and Cheese – 7.25 oz box
  • Chef Boyardee assorted pasta  15 oz can
  • Assorted Pop-tarts – individually wrapped
  • Rice Kripsies Treats .78oz bars
  • Snack size bags of chips 1-2oz bags

We currently have an abundance of the following items. Please do not donate:

  • Adult Diapers
  • Feminine Products
  • Perishable items (we continue to receive perishable items like milk, salad, and half eaten foods in our donation bin. We can not accept those donations.)

Thank you for understanding!


We have also created an Amazon Wish list  for general donation items to the pantry. Please visit here if you’d like to donate.

You can ship to:

Franklin Food Pantry
BOX 288
279 E Central St, Franklin, MA 02038

Please consider dropping your items off in reusable shopping bags. Thank you for your support. 

We cannot accept expired food or perishable items. Please check the dates on all items. Nor can we accept medicines, baby formula or vitamins of any kind, including over-the-counter. We also do not accept any home goods (clothes or household supplies.) We are giving out specific items to our neighbors at this time please review our list before you donate. Thank you. 




updated 8/4/21