Beautification Day Scheduled for May 21
Shown are volunteers from last year’s Franklin Beautification Day. This year, volun-teers are again needed for the event on the morning of Saturday, May 21st. Photo used courtesy of Franklin Downtown Partnership
Volunteers are needed for the Franklin Downtown Partnership and Franklin Gar-den Club’s annual Beautification Day in downtown Franklin and the Town Common on the morning of Saturday, May 21, 8 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Dozens of volunteers are needed to help plant red, white and blue flowers on the downtown bridges and in barrels in front of businesses. Volunteers with trucks are also needed to help pick up trays of flowers at Fairmount Fruit Farm, 887 Lincoln St., Franklin. Community service hours are available to students needing volunteer opportunities.
If you can volunteer, please email Beautification Chair Eileen Mason at [email protected]
We appreciate the support of these sponsors who make the beautification efforts in the downtown Franklin possible. Platinum sponsors are Chaffee Property Group, Inc., Doherty, Dugan, Cannon, Raymond & Weil, P.C., RI Motorsports and Detail, and Eileen Mason of ReMax Real Estate. Gold sponsors are D.G. Ranieri Real Es-tate, Dean Bank, and Encore Music Academy And Recording Studios. The silver sponsor is Safford Insurance.
The Franklin Downtown Partnership is a non-profit 501©3 organization made up of 350 residents, business owners and community leaders working to revitalize downtown Franklin. The Partnership manages events like the Strawberry Stroll and the Harvest Festival, and initiatives such as beautification, streetscape design, greenspace, alley murals, and sculpture projects. For more information go to www.franklindowntownpartnership.org.