Franklin Community Center News

Franklin Community Center receives grant funding for low-income housing program

Franklin Community Center was recently awarded two grants in support of its low-income housing program. Our building serves as a safe haven for individuals who may be faced with homelessness, living in substandard conditions or waiting for subsidized housing to become available.  The building offers 17 single occupancy efficiency apartments that serve as permanent, safe…
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Job Opportunities Available!

It’s your time to make a change and be a part of something special. Our Project Lift staff is expanding and we want you!  Join our great team as a part time educator and enjoy making a difference!

Michael & Stacie Arpey Family Community Center Open House Tuesday, Nov. 23 10am-3pm

Franklin Community Center Celebrates New Building at Open House Franklin Community Center has been busy this past year relocating their programmatic and administrative staff to the newly acquired Michael and Stacie Arpey Family Community Center.  Only steps away from its 10 Franklin Street location, the organization’s new building provides over 10,000 square feet of individual…
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Closed on Monday October 11

Please be aware that our Free Store, Food Pantry and Administrative offices will be closed on Monday October 11.  We will reopen on Tuesday October 12 at 9AM.  Thank you!

The Free Store closed Monday Sept 27 – Friday Oct 1

Attention!! The Free Store will be closed from Monday, 9/27 to Friday, 10/1 to install new shelving, restocking items and deep cleaning. We are sorry for the inconvenience but there will be no donations taken or shopping that week. Please plan accordingly and THANK YOU!!

Halloween Costume Drive is underway!

Our annual costume drive is underway! Recycle your adult and child Halloween costumes by dropping them off at the Franklin Community Center at 95 Washington Street from 9am-4pm Monday – Friday. Please ring the front door bell. Only clean, gently used costume will be accepted. Last day for donations is Oct. 22nd. For more information,…
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No more Wednesday evening hours at Food Pantry and Free Store

We are no longer staying open late on Wednesdays. The Food Pantry and the Free Store will not be taking evening appointments on Wednesdays. Hours at the Food Pantry are Monday – Thursday 9AM-4PM.  Closed Fridays. Hours at the Free Store for shopping are Wednesday – Friday 9AM-12PM. Thanks so much!