Giving Back

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Charity,  Philanthropy,  Corporate Giving,  Community Service,  Sharing…

All of these are synonyms for the same thing: Franklin Associates works to instill a climate of generosity throughout our organization and extending into the communities in which we live and where we serve professionally. We give from our income and give of our time in service to others. This benevolence comes from the heart, and is guided by the mind to ensure it is effective.


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5825 Airline Highway

Franklin Associates is pleased to be among a group of volunteers lending their expertise to a redevelopment site challenge in Baton Rouge. The 14 acre parcel at 5825 Airline Highway is the site of the former Earl K. Long Medical Center, which closed its doors in 2013 and sat vacant ...
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Louisiana Planning

Franklin's planner James C. Taylor, AICP is active in the state chapter of the American Planning Association. James is an officer within his local (capital area) section of Louisiana APA, and he has recently been elected to serve as the Public Information Officer for the Louisiana Chapter. James is volunteering ...
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Providence Corporate Cup

Each year Franklin Associates volunteers their time to assist with the planning and execution of the Corporate Cup run produced by Providence Engineering. The popular event is attended by thousands of people and emphasizes the idea that "good health is good business!" Planning for the event generally starts about nine ...
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Volunteer Service

Franklin's Vice President Risa R. Mueller is an active member of the Baton Rouge community having served as president of the American Heart Association - Ascension Division, as President of the Sacred Heart St. Vincent de Paul Conference, and as a former board member of the Capitol City Family Health ...
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Service to Community

Firm President Perry J. Franklin, Sr. is generous with his time in serving community organizations. A Rotarian, Mr. Franklin currently serves as Chair of the Baton Rouge Catholic Diocesan School Board and Chair of the Board for the Shaw Center for the Arts. Mr. Franklin also serves on the Baton ...
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