Veterans' Services News & Announcements

August VIRTUAL Coffee Social

VETERANS AUGUST VIRTUAL COFFEE SOCIALWednesday, August 5th at 10:00 a.m.Here is the log-in info:... more ››

Scholarship Opportunity

Southeastern MA Veterans' Service Officers Association $500 Scholarship!

Please find the application for the scholarship here ... more ››

Purple Heart Day - August 7, 2020

National Purple Heart Day is observed on August 7 each year. The Veterans Services Office will recognize Franklin Purple Heart recipients... more ››

July VIRTUAL Coffee Social

VETERANS JULY VIRTUAL COFFEE SOCIALWednesday, July 1 at 10:00 a.m.Here is the log-in info:Link to... more ››

Franklin's Memorial Day Ceremony - TV Program Schedule

Franklin’s Memorial Day breakfast and parade were cancelled this year due to Covid-19.

We Are a Purple Heart Community

The Town of Franklin was recently named a Purple Heart Community. Along with 90 other Massachusetts communities, Franklin recognizes and... more ››

Veterans Memorial Walkway Update

The May 2020 brick installation has been delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The next installation will be in June. Brick sales will be... more ››

June 3rd VIRTUAL Coffee Social

We had a very nice turnout for our first VIRTUAL Coffee Social in May. Once again, in an effort to "get together" but "... more ››

June VIRTUAL or IN-PERSON Coffee Social

Our May VIRTUAL Coffee Social was a success! There were 18 guests in attendance via Zoom, a free video-conferencing tool.

Soup R Bowl Friday - Takeout Tailgate at Gillette Stadium

The Massachusetts Military Support Foundation, Patriots Foundation, and Revolution Charitable Foundation are excited to invite you to Soup... more ››

Memorial Day Activities Cancelled Due to COVID-19

This year's Memorial Day activities have been cancelled due to concerns about the safety and well-being of attendees and participants ... more ››

Gov. Baker Issues Order to Wear Face Coverings

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has issued an order effective May 6, 2020 requiring face masks or cloth face coverings be worn in... more ››

May VIRTUAL Coffee Social

 Hello Veterans!We hope you and your families are staying healthy and safe. In an effort to "get together" but "stay apart," we have... more ››

DAV Provides COVID-19 Financial Aid To Qualified Vets

Thank you DAV for supporting service-connected disabled veterans by establishing the COVID-19 Relief Fund to help veterans who’ve lost... more ››

Helpful Tips - Preparation for Covid-19 Hospitalization

If a family member is sick at home, they might be at risk of being hospitalized. Please have an emergency “Go Bag” ready for the hospital.... more ››

A Message from the Attorney General's Office

Please find a message from the Attorney General's Office here ... more ››


Please find information on a local food assistance program for veterans. The food will be distributed in Lot 5 at Gillette Stadium. ... more ››


Veterans Memorial Walkway Update

The spring brick installation on the Veterans Memorial Walkway will be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please stay tuned for updates.