April 3, 2012
Applications Available for Spring 2012 Food Drive
Local branch #286 of the National Association of Letter Carriers, in conjunction with the U.S. Postal Service and Berkshire United Way, will be conducting its Spring Food Drive on Saturday, May 12, 2012. All food pantries or programs in the Central Berkshire area that have not already been notified and wish to receive food items collected during the drive are asked to contact Maryanne Boenitz at Berkshire United by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 413.442.6948, ext. 16 for an application. Completed applications must be submitted by Friday, April 20, 2012.
Letter carriers in Pittsfield, Dalton, Hinsdale and Lanesborough will be collecting non-perishable food items for later distribution by volunteers from Berkshire United Way, Berkshire Community Action Council and Berkshire Youth United.