Upcoming Events

The Franklin County Education Foundation holds various events throughout the year to raise funds to provide grants to teachers for professional development, classroom projects, and other needed education-related activities.


Monday, September 17 - Second Annual Golf Tournament at Heritage Golf Club in Wake Forest, NC presented by Winslow Homes. 1:00 pm Shotgun Start. Multiple sponsorship levels available. All proceeds benefit the Foundation and Franklin County Public Schools. Click here  for online registration for sponsors and players.



  • Past Events



  • Kentucky Derby/Casino Night - Saturday, May 5, 2018. 4pm until 9pm. Green Hill Country Club, 252 Club Rd., Louisburg, NC. Tickets are $100 and available at Lancaster Funeral Home in Louisburg, and Union Bank in Louisburg.

    Saturday, December 2 - Christmas Wish Raffle at Franklinton High School Auditorium, 910 Cedar Creek Road, Franklinton, NC. Tickets are $50 each and you do not have to be present to win. Only 1500 tickets printed and $31,000 worth of prizes.


    Monday, September 11 - First Annual Golf Tournament at Heritage Golf Club in Wake Forest, NC. Multiple sponsorship levels available. All proceeds benefit the Foundation and Franklin County Public Schools. View our sponsors and thank them for supporting Franklin County Public Schools.


    Saturday, April 8 - Spring Extravaganda Dinner and Auction Duke Dining Hall on the campus of Louisburg College. All proceeds benefit the Foundation and Franklin County Public Schools.

    Nov. 30 — Diamond Pizza, in Youngsville. Donating 10 percent of proceeds for those who mention the Franklin County Education Foundation at checkout.

    Foundation Presents $5000 Check to Franklin County Schools

    The Franklin County Education Foundation presented a check for $5000 to Franklin County Schools to use for additional signing bonuses. These bonuses will assist the school system in filling hard to staff positions in the Exceptional Childrens' Program.

    February Teacher of the Month

    Congratulations from the Franklin County Education Foundation to Kristy Wood, math teacher at Bunn Middle School, for being our Teacher of the Month for February. Pictured (L to R) - Foundation Executive Director Dr. Cheryl Benson, Teacher of the Month Kristy Wood, and BMS Principal Dr. Danielle Jones.

    February Classified Employee of the Month

    Geraldine Woodard, instructional assistant at Youngsville Elementary School, was named the Franklin County Education Foundation's classified employee of the month for February. Pictured (L to R) - Foundation Executive Director Dr. Cheryl Benson, Classified Employee of the Month Geraldine Woodard, and YES Principal Caroline Linker.