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  • atypicalLIVING 6:32 pm on May 8, 2009 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , Checking Out,   

    Checking Out of the Office. It’s a bus… 

    Checking Out of the Office.

    It’s a busy night in Hawaii. groundUP art show, Hawaiian arts show in Chinatown (which would explain the Nuuanu Street closure from 5-8, thanks @sonecessary) and the opening of Star Trek, which I heard was definitely NEXT LEVEL. You have some choices to make tonight, Hawaii, either way, I hope you enjoy yourselves. Be safe, don’t drink and drive, and don’t forget to leave some cans (of food, not booze) in the mailbox for the Letter Carriers tomorrow morning.


  • atypicalLIVING 6:59 am on May 8, 2009 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , , National Association of Letter Carriers,   

    National Association of Letter Carriers Annual Food Drive 


    Tomorrow is the National Association of Letter Carriers Annual Food Drive. What this means is that you can leave any non-perishable canned goods in your mail box for the employees of the United States Postal Service to pick up.

    May seems to be food drive month, as every weekend there has been an effort to help feed Hawaii’s hungry.

    Since one of us used to work at the Post Office and all of us want to help feed the hungry, this is a great opportunity to help out.

    The instructions are simple: take any non-perishable food item (aka something in a can) and leave it in a bag in your mailbox. When the mail delivery comes, they’ll grab the food, then take it to the Food Bank warehouse to be distributed later.

    Items that are most desired: canned meats (SPAM, Corned Beef Hash, Tuna), meals in a can, pasta, and soup.)

    Any donation, even if it’s just one can, is highly appreciated.

    Just make sure there are some cans in your mailbox before the mail comes tomorrow.

    For more info and other ways you can help, check out the Hawaii Food Bank website.

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