Franklin Lions Pride Donate to Franklin Police Toy Drive

J.D. O’Gara
Issue Date: 
January, 2020
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Franklin Lions Pride kids raised $200 and collected over 100 new toys for the Franklin Police holiday toy drive. On Thursday evening, December 19th, the children held their holiday gathering and presented the toys and check to members of the Franklin PD. Participants enjoyed complementary catering of great mac & cheese, chicken nuggets and Christmas cookies provided by AliquotsCatering ( owned by Mr. Stefan Girgenrath and his wife, Sweta, of Medway.
Franklin Pride is a group of boys and girls ages 4-9, created and developed by Franklin MA Lion, Cheryl Hobbs, to let children learn through crafts and guest speakers about what our community does for them and how we help our community. This is supported by The Dance Studio and The Franklin, Mass. Lions.
A nonprofit organization, Franklin Pride’s community projects have included donations to Franklin Food Pantry, collecting NEW toys/money for the Franklin Police holiday toy drive, Letters to Veterans, Collecting Candy for Troops and much more. To donate, please contact Cheryl at [email protected]