Cheer Streams In Following Opening Week
Nashville, Tenn. (Nov. 30, 2018) - On the heels of a successful opening week, praise is pouring in for Franktown Festival of Lights. Patrons are sharing their delight in Williamson County’s only drive-thru light display helmed by a full mile of holiday illumination. The month plus long dazzling light display kicked off on Nov. 22 and will continue to run through Dec. 29, offering daily viewings of the light spectacle from 6-10 p.m. CST. Conveniently located at the Williamson County Ag Center, the affordable $25 per car helps to support Franktown Open Hearts, a local organization serving inner city youth and their families. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the gate. More information is available at www.FranktownLights.com.
Currently working with over 170 inner city youth, elementary through high school, Franktown Open Hearts extends education and life skills with programming six days a week. In an effort to further serve the families, they additionally provide meals and transportation. Founded in 2005, Franktown Open Hearts aims to inspire, empower, and equip at-risk youth in Franklin.
Franktown Festival of Lights 2019 is made possible by the generosity of Christmas Lights Etc., Lee Company, Mix 92.9, News 2, Nice Branding Agency and Sunbelt Rentals.
About Franktown Open Hearts:
Franktown Open Hearts is a non-profit organization serving Williamson County's inner-city youth. Its goal is to bring physical and spiritual hope to low-income youth within its community by instilling in them critical life skills. Franktown provides academic assistance, mentoring, recreation and spiritual growth opportunities for school-age children (elementary through high school) in the form of daily educational and vocational classes.
Franktown Open Hearts meets six days a week throughout the school year, and supplies transportation to and from its programs, as well as a hot meal each night. In addition to its regular programming of weekly courses, it provides vocational training and college application assistance, which is a key service within its organization.
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