Help postal workers collect food on Saturday for the hungry in Southern Colorado.
you also have a chance to help feed the hungry. today marks the 18th year for the annual “stamp out hunger” with the postal service. it’s our new local story this morning… scott harrison reports live from the post office on 8th street in the springs… scott? the postal service asks you place food donations in a plastic bag and leave it outside your mailbox today, to be collected with the day’s mail. make sure you do it before your carrier comes, not after. the postal service hopes to break last year’s record, of nearly 73-1/2- million pounds of food donated. the food collected locally, goes to our local food banks and pantries. although the economy is slowly improving, there still are many people struggling to get by, and going hungry. if you’re not sure what to donate, here are a few tips. canned goods, packaged and non-perishable food items. what’s needed most right now, are canned