While most are not political, these local organizations are working toward goals that are in agreement with those outlined in the Franklin County Democratic Party Platform.

Cumberland Valley Rising

We believe in using our voices and actions to make a change, first in our communities, then in the world.

Antietam Watershed Association

Waynesboro PA 17268

Chambersburg Hispanic American Center (CHAC)

c/o Diane Martes
252 South Main Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Citizens for a Quality Environment

Citizens for a Quality Environment is an organization consisting of individuals working together toward preserving, reclaiming, and protecting a quality environment in accordance with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Mission to protect human health and the environment. Citizens for a Quality Environment come together to share concerns, target issues important to our group and our communities, gather information and work toward issue resolutions.P.O. Box 1058
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Citizens for Responsible Growth

c/o Douglas Warnock
1240 Wilson Avenue
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Coalition of Residents Organized for Political Self-Expression (CROPS)

c/o Selena Strine
5118 Rockdale Road
Greencastle, PA 17225

Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, Inc.,

The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) was launched in 1995 to provide free and affordable legal services to grassroots, community-based environmental groups, and rural municipal governments. The Legal Defense Fund currently hosts four Program Areas: The Grassroots Litigation Support Program, The Grassroots Administrative and Technical Support Program, The Corporations and Democracy Program and The Sustainable Communities Program. Since 1995, the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) has provided legal assistance to over three hundred organizations in seventeen states, and has assisted over seventy rural, local governments in four states.675 Mower Road
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Cumberland Valley Chapter of the Pennsylvania Farmers Union

National Farmers Union is a federation, that represents farmers and ranchers in all states. The presidents of the 24 state and regional Farmers Union organizations serve as its board of directors.c/o Laura Johnson
7967 Ft. Loudon Road
Mercersburg, PA 17236

Department of Environmental Studies at Wilson College

c/o Dr. Ed Wells, Chair
1015 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg , PA 17201

Four-States for Democracy

A local affiliate of Democracy for America (DFA), a political action committee dedicated to supporting fiscally responsible, socially progressive candidates at all levels of government—from school board to the presidency.Beth Shupp-George, Coordinator

Franklin County Coalition, The

The Franklin County Coalition – a grouping of fifteen township based environmental and citizen organizations in Franklin County, and the myriad of local businesses that have endorsed the work of these groups – the Franklin County Declaration of Principles.675 Mower Road
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Friends and Residents of St. Thomas Township (FROST)

Invoking the people’s constitutional maxim: “Where there is harm, there must be remedy,” Friends and Residents of St. Thomas Township (FROST) have turned a conventional defense against a giant quarry-asphalt-cement corporation into a confrontation over corporate claims to constitutional rights.c/o Fran and Judy Calverase
210 Sky High Road
St. Thomas, PA 17252

Greene/Guilford Environmental Association

c/o Stephen Bucher
1465 Walker Road
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Kittochtinny Historical Society

175 East King Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Last Riverkeeper, Inc., The

c/o Eugene P. Macri, Jr.
PO Box 887
Waynesboro, PA 17268

Mountainside Pet Rescue

c/o George Statler
7705 Upper Horse Valley Rd
Upper Strasburg, PA 17265

South-Central Farmers Market Association, Inc.

c/o Stacey Schmader
675 Mower Road
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Unity Coalition, The

c/o Stephen Hersch
157 Millhouse Avenue
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Valley Citizens for a Healthy Environment

c/o Rev. Alice Meloy
22448 Path Valley Road
Doylesburg, PA 17209

Waynesboro Historical Society

138 West Main Street
Waynesboro, PA 17268