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Providing Necessities & 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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If the Saratoga Springs City School District is delayed OR closed due to weather conditions: Free Store – closed for donations and shopping. Food Pantry – please call 518.587.9826 x 224 for updated pantry information. Announcements will be made on our Facebook page as well (Franklin Community Center)


FOOD PANTRY HOURS: Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 3:30 pm by PHONE APPOINTMENT ONLY Call 518-587-9826 to arrange a food package – packages will be picked up in designated area Hours are subject to change and program is closed on all holidays FREE STORE:  Open for DONATIONS & SHOPPING by PHONE APPOINTMENT ONLY Call 518-587-9826…
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Holiday Assistance Program

Holiday Assistance Program: We are now accepting applications for this holiday season. Our program is open to all children residing in Saratoga County between the ages of 2-14 who are not receiving assistance from another agency. Please visit our Holiday Assistance Program page listed under the Programs section of our website.

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Updated Food Pantry Hours

The food pantry is open Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 3:30 pm by phone appointment only. If you are in need of food call 518.587.9826 to arrange a time to pick up a meal package.