JANESVILLE — This Saturday, Aug. 7, 2021, local letter carriers will be hosting a Drive Thru Food/School Supply Drive for ECHO from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Bring donations to the USPS location at 1818 Milton Ave in the back off Randall Ave. and volunteers will be there to unload donations from vehicles.

School supplies needed include:

  • Notebooks
  • Two-pocket folders
  • dry-erase markers
  • colored pencils
  • supply bag/box
  • glue sticks
  • backpacks
  • markers
  • ear buds
  • pens
  • glue

August food needs include:

  • Barilla ready pasta
  • peanut butter and jelly
  • Ramen cups
  • Motel single-serve foods
  • Hormel completes


By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, a Wisconsin native, is founder of the Plutchaknews Network.