National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive


You can take part in the nation's largest one-day food drive!

Saturday, May 9th marks the 23rd anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving — the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food drive. Letter carriers will collect nonperishable food donations from generous community members across the country. These donations go directly to local food pantries to provide food to people in need, and there are many neighbors in southeast Michigan who need our help. 

It’s Easy to Help!

1. Place nonperishable food donations in a bag.
2. Leave the bag at your mailbox on May 9th by 9am.
3. Your letter carrier will pick up your donation and deliver it to a local food bank or pantry like Gleaners! 

Food Drives Team - Stamp Out Hunger Rally 2014View 2014's Stamp Out Hunger food drive photos on our Facebook page!

What you should know about your donation:

  • Your donation stays local, helping neighbors in your community! Gleaners distributes food to hundreds of partner agencies in our five-county service area, including Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, Livingston and Monroe Counties. We give your Stamp Out Hunger donations to agencies located in your community! View our list of partners here. 
  • One in six people will need emergency food this year.
  • More than 40% of the people Gleaners serves are children and 7% are elderly.