Food Drive Almost Halfway to Goal

EUGENE, Ore. — This year’s Letter Carriers’ Food Drive is already proving to be a huge success. Food For Lane County says on the first day of the drive they got 63,000 pounds of canned food in Eugene and Springfield. That’s more than double last year’s numbers. This year’s goal is 130,000 pounds. To help, … Continue reading »

Snow Affects Letter Carriers Food Drive

EUGENE, Ore. — The snow forced the cancellation of many events last weekend, and an event that did still happen was hit hard by the storm. Donations for the Letter Carriers Food For Lane County Food Drive were way down. Organizers say they’re going to need a lot of donations this Saturday to make up … Continue reading »

Postal Food Drive Falls Short of Goal

EUGENE, Ore. — Food For Lane County worked into the evening Saturday counting up donations from the postal food drive. In the Eugene-Springfield area, the drive brought it more than 61,000 pounds of food. That’s less than the food drive brought in last year, when the drive brought in nearly 93,000 pounds of food in … Continue reading »