Posted on November 1, 2019
Monday, November 4th is Free Soup and Game Night at Hope & Olive, hosted by Hope & Olive with all proceeds going to the Franklin County Diaper Bank. Please come join us to eat, play, and support a wonderful cause. Please see our flier below for details.
Posted on October 22, 2019
Congressman Jim McGovern’s Annual Auction donation of a private tour of the US Capitol was fulfilled today for FCCMP director Andrea Leibson, pictured here with her husband and a friend. The Congressman was incredibly generous with his time and showed behind the scenes rarely seen in tours of the Capitol. […]
Posted on October 17, 2019
Employees of Yankee Candle from across the country gathered to do good deeds in western MA in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Micheal Kittredge’s first candle. 20 Yankee Candle employees made a delicious shepherds pie and apple crisp dinner to be served at tonight’s Greenfield meal. 5 Yankee Candle […]
Posted on October 16, 2019
Here is our first new stainless table at the Orange Pantry from the Community Foundation of WMA Unsung Heroes grant. Four more will be set up at the Pantry later soon. This will increase our efficiency and improve the cleanliness of the Pantry. Thanks to all who helped us achieve […]
Posted on September 17, 2019
The FCCMP would like to thank Strangers Helping Strangers for their donation of food and money collected at this weekend’s Wormtown Music Festival!
Posted on August 23, 2019
FCCMP’s mission is to work in partnership with the community to alleviate hunger. This past weekend, several partners really stood up and helped us feed our neighbors in need through all 3 of our free community meal sites and our Orange Food Pantry. The Franklin Land Trust’s Deerfield Dirt Road […]
Posted on August 15, 2019
This summer has seen great improvements in our Orange Food Pantry’s refrigeration capacity. With more refrigeration, we are able to better store the produce we receive from the Food Bank of Western MA, donations from local grocery stores and donations from local farmers and gardeners. This means we are able […]
Posted on August 8, 2019
‘A testament to the community’: 15th annual Belly Bus food drive sets new record – The Recorder, 08/5/2019 Franklin County Community Meals Program participated in the 15th Annual Fill the Belly Bus Community Food Drive on August 2nd, 2019. Every year, this event aims to help families who may be […]