Thursday, October 8, 2015

Upcoming Networking Luncheon, New Members Sugar Shoppe, Landscape Depot

Networking Luncheon

Our next Franklin Downtown Partnership Networking Luncheon will be Friday, October 16, 1:00 p.m. at the Dean College Smith Dining Center.

Enjoy good conversation, meet other professionals, and share ideas while sampling the delicious and affordable lunch offerings in the Dean College Student Center. 

Please RSVP to event coordinators Matt Lechter,, or Gary Donelan,

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New Members

Welcome new member The Sugar Shoppe - a Non-Profit Guilty Pleasure! Located at 334 Union Street, the shop will sell candy and specialty chocolates. The Sugar Shoppe is the registered DBA of Make Change for Change, a non-profit with the mission to help provide permanent housing to homeless women and children in Massachusetts. Owner Courtney Nappa is looking for volunteers to help at the store and is interested in partnering with businesses for fundraisers. Go to or for more information. They will be on Facebook soon.

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Landscape Depot Supply has joined the Partnership! With a location in Milford -- 57 1/2 Dilla Street, and in 4 other Massachusetts towns, Landscape Depot is a wholesale and retail landscaping supply company. They deal in mulch, pavers, outdoor living space, driveways and much more. Go to to check out all their offerings.