Community Service

Service is an important component of being a Diplomat. Each academic year, through numerous volunteer programs and initiatives, Franklin & Marshall College student-athletes rise to the occasion and claim the Diplomat name. 

  • Baseball Signs Evan from Team Impact
    April 29, 2022
    The Franklin & Marshall baseball roster is complete after Evan held his official signing ceremony after the team's practice on Thursday afternoon.
  • Basketball Teams Hold Reading Day at Burrowes Elementary School
    March 08, 2022
    The reading day coincided with the teams' inaugural book drive which was held during the final week of the regular season.
  • F&M To Host National Girls & Women in Sports Day on February 5
    January 24, 2022
    In celebration of the upcoming National Girls and Women in Sports Day, the Franklin & Marshall Athletic Department has announced that it will be hosting a celebration event on Saturday, February 5.
  • Men's Basketball Signs Ryan Noyes from Team IMPACT
    November 05, 2021
    Noyes officially signed his Team IMPACT National Letter of Intent prior to the team's practice on Friday afternoon.
  • F&M Squash Welcomes Hamilton Open to Campus
    October 26, 2021
    Audrey Berling and Aryaa Ogale will compete alongside 11 of the top 100 women's squash players in the world during The Hamilton Open which will be held inside the Mayser Center on Tuesday and Wednesday.
  • Centennial Conference Releases Student-Athlete Inclusion Policy
    October 01, 2021
    This comprehensive policy focuses on establishing inclusive practices for transgender and non-binary student-athletes within the conference and ensuring full support and participation for all athletes. 
  • Athletic & Music Departments Announce Joint National Anthem Venture
    September 03, 2021
    The aim will be to provide a national anthem performance by the College’s talented musicians and vocalists prior to the start of home athletic events throughout this year.
  • Downs Named As Allstate AFCA Good Works Team Nominee
    August 10, 2021
    Franklin & Marshall defensive back joins 109 other student-athletes with stories of exemplary community service, alongside their academic dedication and impact on and off the field.
  • F&M Gets Creative to Celebrate Division III Week
    April 10, 2020
    Franklin & Marshall's Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC) is set to celebrate NCAA Division III Week, which begins this Monday, April 13th and runs until Sunday, April 19th. 
  • F&M Athletics and Lancaster Rotary Raised More Than $33k for Local Charities
    February 10, 2020
    The Franklin & Marshall Athletic Department raised $33,387 through its partnership with the Lancaster Rotary Club for local charities with proceeds from the 2019 F&M William Marshall Tournament and Terry Greene Memorial Basketball Tournament. 
  • F&M SALC Hosts OneTeam Workshop
    February 04, 2020
    Members of Franklin & Marshall’s Student-Athlete Leadership Council, as well as coaches and administrators, gathered in Mayser today to participate in a workshop for the OneTeam program, an NCAA Division III LGBTQ initiative. 
  • Great Local Turnout Highlights Annual SALC Track or Treat event
    November 01, 2019
    More than 430 local kids attended another successful Track-or-Treat event, hosted by Franklin & Marshall's Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC) at the Alumni Sports & Fitness Center (ASFC) on Thursday evening. 
  • Football Team Donates 8,000 Diapers and 11,000 Wipes to WSM
    October 31, 2019
    The Franklin & Marshall Football Team donated 8,000 diapers and 11,000 wipes to the Water Street Ministries Shelter that will provide children with diapers for the next three months at the shelter. Since its inception in 2012, The Little Dips Diaper Drive has collected more than 78,000 diapers for the children living at Water Street. 
  • F&M SALC Hosts Another Successful Track or Treat Event
    November 01, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall's Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC) hosted their annual Track-or-Treat event at the Alumni Sports & Fitness Center (ASFC) on Wednesday evening.
  • Football Team Donates 12,000 Diapers to WSM
    October 31, 2018
    The Franklin & Marshall Football Team donated 12,000 diapers to the Water Street Ministries Shelter that will provide children with diapers for the next three months at the shelter. Since its inception in 2012, The Little Dips Diaper Drive has collected more than 70,000 diapers for the children living at Water Street. 
  • F&M Football Players, Families & Staff Volunteer at LFG
    June 05, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall football players, families and the coaching staff volunteered at the Lauren's First and Goal Football Camp held at Lafayette College last weekend. The F&M football program had 61 volunteers at the camp and raised $10,000 through their work at the food tent. Overall, the camp raised more than $130,000 for pediatric brain tumor research and cancer services.  
  • F&M SALC Hosts Annual TeamWork Event
    April 09, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall's Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC) held the 15th annual TeamWork event on Sunday. F&M varsity teams, as well as several Greek Organizations, all took part to beautify the local community. 
  • F&M SALC Hosting Be the Match Donor Drive
    April 09, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC), in conjunction with Colleges Against Cancer, is sponsoring a marrow donor registry drive on Monday, April 16th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Mayser Gym main lobby. 
  • F&M and Lancaster Rotary Raised More Than $42k for Local Charities
    January 31, 2018
    The Franklin & Marshall Athletic Department raised $42,014 through its partnership with the Lancaster Rotary Club for local charities with proceeds from the 2017 F&M William Marshall Tournament and Terry Greene Memorial Basketball Tournament. 
  • F&M’s SALC Hosts Annual Track or Treat Event
    November 01, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall's Student-Athlete Leadership Council (SALC) hosted their annual Track-or-Treat event at the Alumni Sports & Fitness Center (ASFC) on Monday evening.
  • F&M Football Gives More than 12,500 Diapers to WSM
    October 12, 2017
    The Franklin & Marshall Football Team donated 12,510 diapers to the Water Street Ministries Shelter that will provide children with diapers for the next three months at the shelter. Since its inception in 2012, The Little Dips Diaper Drive has collected more than 58,000 diapers for the children living at Water Street.