Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Anniversary Fundraiser Gala Press Release

Franklin Downtown Partnership to Host Anniversary Gala

The Franklin Downtown Partnership will host an anniversary fundraiser gala on Saturday, November 12, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at THE BLACK BOX to celebrate 15 years of service to the residents and businesses of Franklin.

Enjoy entertainment, dancing and mingling, and a chance to win auction and raffle items from local merchants as you view the new look of our downtown. Meet FDP members, learn more about the non-profit organization, and see what future plans hold for downtown Franklin.

Tickets are $100 per person and will go on sale in September.  Sponsorships are welcome; contact the FDP office at if interested.

If you would like to donate auction or raffle items, or to volunteer to help with the event, please contact event organizers Beth Wierling,, or Jane Curran,

The Franklin Downtown Partnership is celebrating its 15th year as a non-profit, 501©3 organization made up of 200 member businesses, residents and community leaders working to revitalize downtown Franklin. The Partnership runs events such as the Strawberry Stroll, the Harvest Stroll and the Holiday Stroll, and is involved in streetscape and design efforts, greenspace and sculpture projects. New members are always welcome. Learn more at    


Pictured L-R:  Nicole Fortier, President of the Partnership for 11 years;
Lisa Piana, Executive Director of the Partnership for 12 years. 

Click here to download this press release.