Pictured L to R: Rural Carrier Roxanne Waider, Rural Carrier Donna Johnson and Director of the Clinton Food Pantry Phyllis Perry. Rural Carrier Associate Susan Jedinak was unavailable for the photo. These Ladies were the carriers on duty Saturday May 14, 2023 for the National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive. Photo submitted by Amy Klee.
By Amy Klee
A total of 39 bags of nonperishable items were collected from Clinton area residents for the National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive on Saturday May 14, 2023.
A BIG THANK YOU to the mail carriers and all residents who contributed. Donations were given to the Clinton Food Pantry located at the Clinton United Methodist Church, 10990 Clinton Rd. Clinton MI 49236. Donations (including monetary) can be dropped off year round Monday through Friday 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The pantry currently provides items to 30 to 35 families per month, along with situations of immediate need. For those residents in the Clinton School District in need of assistance the pantry is open the second Thursday of every month 8:00 a.m. to noon. New customers are required to present identification as well as proof of monthly income.
Any questions can be directed to the Clinton United Methodist Church 517-456-4972 or Phyllis Perry 517-456-4870.