5/6/2008 - Mayor Pro-Tem Proclaims Letter Carriers Food Drive Day
Office of the Mayor
Phone: (660) 827-3000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
11 a.m. CDT, May 6, 2008
Mayor Pro-Tem Proclaims Letter Carriers Food Drive Day
(SEDALIA, MISSOURI) : Mayor Pro-Tem Susan Daniels issued a proclamation designating May 10, 2008 as Letter Carriers Food Drive Day in Sedalia.
Text of Proclamation
WHEREAS: The United States Post Office performs vital services for our community and our residents have available to them the full resources of advancing technology used by the postal service to process the ever increasing volume of mail with speed and accuracy; and
WHEREAS: It is in the mutual interest of both individuals and business mailers to cooperate with the postal service in its public service programs designed to promote the general welfare and serve the common good; and
WHEREAS: The National Association of Letter Carriers #139 of Sedalia, in conjunction with the U.S. Postal Service, the AFL-CIO, the United Way of America, Priority Mail, and Campbell Soups, will be collecting non-perishable food items on Saturday, May 10th, for distribution to food banks in our community; and
WHEREAS: Residents are asked to bring their food donations to the U.S. Post Office, or to place a food donation by their mailboxes, on Saturday, May 10th, for their letter carrier to pick up and deliver to the food bank.
NOW THEREFORE I, Susan Daniels, Mayor Pro-Tem of the City of Sedalia, Missouri, do hereby proclaim May 10, 2008 as "LETTER CARRIERS FOOD DRIVE DAY" in the City of Sedalia and urge all residents to donate items to this worthy cause.
Mayor Pro-Tem Susan Daniels signs the Letter Carriers Food Drive Day proclamation.
Standing behind the Mayor Pro-Tem are, from left: Priscilla McCabe, Food Drive Coordinator and Letter Carrier; Lawrence Kempf, Retired Letter Carrier, Leanne Cox, Postmaster; Curtis Sousley, Postal Clerk; Lissa Brown, Intern at Open Door; Jack Menges, Executive Director at Open Door; Major Don Kincaid, Salvation Army.
Photo Credit : Brian Koral
Photo Date : 05/06/2008
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