What’s new in food: Food Connection introduces Fran the mobile meals truck

Flori Pate, Food Connection’s founder and current leader of community engagement, wants the communities it serves to be on a first-name basis with the nonprofit’s newest venture, a mobile meals truck. ‘An anonymous donor gave us $55,000 to help commission the truck, and his only request was we name it Fran,’ Pate explains with a laugh.
So, painted on both sides of the colorful truck is the name, though the script is discreet compared with the bold block letters announcing, ‘For the People’ and ‘For the Planet.