Category: stamp out hunger

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive a Record-breaking Success!

Postal workers delivered 4.5 tons of food to the Franklin Food Pantry on Saturday, May 9, as part of this year’s Stamp Out Hunger food drive. The Franklin letter carriers collected more than 9,229 pounds of food! The amount is more than double last year’s record of 4,585 pounds of food that was donated by… Read more »

“Stamp Out Hunger” – May 9th

The pantry announced this week that the letter carriers will pick up food donations from residents’ mailboxes on Saturday, May 9. Later the mail trucks will line up at the West Central Street pantry to unload their haul.  Residents can donate to the food drive by leaving a bag of non-perishable food where their letter… Read more »

2.25 tons of food collected to ‘Stamp out Hunger’ Thank you!

The Franklin postal carriers drove their trucks by the Food Pantry before completing their rounds on Saturday. Each truck as it arrived was greeted by volunteers who unloaded the truck, weighed the bags, sorted the items for date and damage, and then either filled the appropriate shelves or stacked the items for future use. When… Read more »

Friendly reminder – Stamp Out Hunger – May 10

Don’t forget to leave your food donation bags by your mailbox Saturday morning! The Franklin letter carriers will pick them up on their normal mail rounds and deliver them to the Franklin Food Pantry in celebration of national Stamp Out Hunger day. Stamp Out Hunger – May 10 Did you get your post card reminder… Read more »