Letter carriers collect non-perishable foods for Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Mayor Rahm Emanuel makes his personal donation to the 2013 Stamp Out Hunger food drive at the James R. Thompson Center in Chicago, Ill. on May 10, 2013. The National Association of Letter Carriers food drive, supported by Campbell Soup Company, will take place this Saturday, May 11, and benefits Feeding America member food banks. (Scott Boehm/AP Images for Campbell Soup Company)

May 11, 2013 6:33:04 PM PDT
Letter carriers across the nation are delivering mail and picking up food in the nation's largest single-day food drive.

The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive generated more than 70 million pounds of last year.

Non-perishable food collected in Chicago will go to the Greater Chicago Food Depository and more than 90 area food banks.