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Providing Neccessities & Services to Saratoga County Families

Franklin Community Center, is a non-profit human service agency located at 10 Franklin Street in Saratoga Springs, NY. Our unique, grass-roots and non-bureaucratic approach has been empowering others in our area for over three decades by offering advocacy, basic necessities and services in an effort to promote healthy lifestyles and positive changes.

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Current Food Needs

If you are looking to make a food donation to Franklin we are collecting items that will help alleviate family worries of feeding children should school have to close:  PB&J, tuna fish, canned soups, pasta & sauce, bread, crackers, granola bars, cereal, oatmeal, egg noodles, macaroni products, canned veggies, juice, snacks, etc. We are limiting…
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In an effort to ensure the safety of our customers, volunteers and staff, Franklin Community Center will be closing our Free Store, 101 Washington Street, effective Monday, March 16th. We will not be accepting donations or open for shopping until further notice.

COVID-19 Precautions

Our food pantry is open, by phone appointment only, Monday – Friday. If you are in need of food please call 518.587.9826, we will make arrangements to have a meal package put together for outside for pick up.  Help us keep the pantry operating by keeping the germs away.

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