7 05, 2015

How You Can Help Penny Pay it Forward

2015-05-07T12:52:48-04:00

Penny Houze has worked as a letter carrier for 26 years and she will proudly tell you so. “I love the people that I come into contact with on the routes. I’ve even delivered mail in a blizzard!” But Penny did not always have a good, steady job to pay for basic necessities such as [...]

How You Can Help Penny Pay it Forward2015-05-07T12:52:48-04:00
7 05, 2014

Behind the Scenes Look: Stamp Out Hunger

2014-05-07T15:04:23-04:00

What does it take to put together the largest one-day food drive in the country? Every year on the second Saturday of May the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) collects food donations in addition to delivering mail, helping to provide food assistance to millions of Americans who struggle with hunger. For months, the NALC [...]

Behind the Scenes Look: Stamp Out Hunger2014-05-07T15:04:23-04:00
1 05, 2014

Seniors Forced to Forgo Food Needed to Stay Healthy

2014-05-01T11:35:48-04:00

After a lifetime of contributing to society, over 43,000 seniors in our 34 county service area are living on fixed incomes that often force them to choose between paying for healthcare and buying groceries. We meet many clients at the soup kitchens, food pantries and shelters we serve who are attempting to live—during what should [...]

Seniors Forced to Forgo Food Needed to Stay Healthy2014-05-01T11:35:48-04:00