Category: Project Lift

FCC Selected as Grant Recipient by The Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust

Award to support Project Lift and meet the increasing demand for youth services Saratoga Springs, NY – Franklin Community Center is excited to share the news of being selected as a grant recipient by The Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust. This generous award, amounting to $10,000, will be instrumental in supporting Project Lift. Established in…
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KeyBank awards Foundation grant to Project Lift

KeyBank awarded a generous charitable donation of $15,000 through their KeyBank Foundation, the bank’s charitable foundation to Franklin Community Center’s after school program, Project Lift. Although Project Lift Program Director, Colleen O’Connor Potter, was concluding the final week of the program and couldn’t attend, FCC’s Development Director, Mary Beth McGarrahan, was present at the breakfast…
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Toys for Toga donates 3,000 toys, $20,000 to area kids

For complete story, please visit https://www.saratogian.com/2023/12/13/toys-for-toga-donates-3000-toys-20000-to-area-kids/ Toys for Toga donated more than 3,000 toys and $20,000 in gift cards on Wednesday with the help of more than 90 local businesses. These donations will be going to three Saratoga County community charities. “Last year was a hugely successful campaign for toys for toga. We set records…
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Saratoga Casino Hotel Donates $120,000 to Local Organizations

The Saratoga Casino Hotel announced $120,000 in donations on Wednesday in the Vapor night club. The money was split evenly between twelve organizations, including Albany Medical Health System – Saratoga Hospital, Franklin Community Center, SNACpack Program (Saratoga Nutrition Assistance for Children), and Saratoga Sponsor-A-Scholar. “It’s an honor to give back to these wonderful organizations in…
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2023 Toys For Toga is underway!

                                                                                                    Discover Saratoga, DeCrescente Distributing Company, Druthers Brewing Company, Death Wish Coffee, Ball Corporation, and Quick Response have partnered again this year for the 11th Annual Toys for Toga toy drive and fundraiser. Toys for Toga collected 2,600 toys and raised $7,600 for local children last year with a record 91 businesses participating! We’re hoping to build on…
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Saratoga Firefighters and Police to meet again for Holiday Hockey Classic

The Saratoga Springs Professional Firefighters I.A.F.F. Local 343 will be hosting the Saratoga Springs Police PBA in the 2023 Saratoga Springs Fire & Police Holiday Hockey Classic on Saturday, November 18, 2023 at the Saratoga Springs Weibel Ice Rink. The game will begin at approximately 7:00pm after the conclusion of the Skidmore College versus New…
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Franklin Community Center receives funding for Project Lift

Franklin Community Center receives funding for Project Lift Saratoga Springs, NY – Franklin Community Center was recently awarded several grants in support of its Project Lift program; $500 from the Town of Greenfield Lions Club, $3,000 from the Rotary Club of Saratoga Springs, $5,000 from the Stewart’s Holiday Match, $9,000 from The Christopher Dailey Foundation…
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