Help “Stamp Out Hunger” At Your Mailbox On Saturday, May 8th (2010)

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NOTE: This posting is from 2010:

On Saturday, May 8th, members of the National Association of Letter Carriers will be holding “Stamp Out Hunger,” known as the “nation’s largest single-day food drive,” when residents are asked to leave bags of non-perishable food items next to their mailboxes.

Letter carriers will pick these up on Saturday, then deliver them to local food banks.

This is an easy way to donate food and help your hungry neighbors, and we here at The B-Town Blog encourage all our Readers to participate.

Here are the details:

WHAT: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive by the National Association of Letter Carriers

WHEN: Saturday, May 8th

Burien kids carry a bag of food to their mailbox in 2009.

WHERE: Leave bag(s) of non-perishable food items at your mailbox for pickup.

INFO: Suggested food item donations include canned meats, fish, soup, juice, vegetables, pasta, cereal and rice. Please do not include items that have expired or are in glass containers.

How To Help:

  1. Place non-perishable* food products in a bag.
  2. Leave at your mailbox on Saturday, May 8th.
  3. Your letter carrier will pick up and deliver to local food banks or pantries.

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