12/5/2012 11:07:00 AM Hunger Drive nets 40,000 pounds of food
The Nov. 17 Stamp out Hunger Food Drive collected 40,000 pounds of food by the Local Letter Carriers and the staff of KPPV 106.7 FM "The Mix" during this annual Food Drive.
KPPV staff performed simultaneous live broadcasts from Safeway stores in Prescott, Prescott Valley and Chino Valley on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. while acting as collection points for the Food Drive. Donations were also picked up at residents' mailboxes by local letter carriers in the area communities.
The food collected was distributed to local food banks.
Sponsors of the annual event were KPPV 106.7 FM "The Mix", Safeway, Lamb Nissan, Taco Bell, A&E Reprographics, Cable One and Prescott Newspapers, Inc.