Winter blanket drive in Franklin

Donations of food, coats and blankets are needed for the Warmth in Winter event in Franklin.

Free hot meals, blankets, and other services for those in need will be provided from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26, in Franklin at Macon County Care Network.

The event is sponsored by Healthy Carolinians of Macon County’s Strengthening Families Committee. 828.369.2642.

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