Donating to one’s local food bank or communtiy food pantry is easy through this prgram.
1. Simply place non-perishable food items in a grocery sack (many letter carriers already have providied these) by your mailbox on Sat. May 9th.
2. Your letter carrier will pick up your sack and others in your neighbhood to be delievered to your local food bank. Here they will stay in our to help feed our own.
To help out our local food banks and be sure that our postal carriers have something to pick up today, PYP’s blog is having a little contest. SHARE YOUR STORIES! In the comment section today!
The best story of donation, whether funny, original, crazy or just heartfelt will be our winner. Usual PYP rules apply with a few more, incl:
*must be a PYP member with at least 25 posts
*the incident/story must be told here (Not forums) in the comment section of this blog entry
*no obscene language, profanity, tall tales, etc.
*story must be TRUE
*story must be from this year
*a team of judges made up from PYP food bank experts will be making the final call
*all decisions are final
*deadline for submission is Sunday 12 noon MDT
There will be 3 prizes (small but FUN!)
1st- $15 Target Gift card
2nd- $10 Albertsons Gift card
3rd- $5 Target Gift Card
Good luck and lets open our hearts and our usable food storage!