The nationwide Letter-Carriers Food Drive is this Saturday, and postal workers are asking for your support. 

Letter Carrier Richard Droulet says in recent years, donations in Greater New Bedford have totaled about 40,000 pounds of non-perishable food items.

Droulet tells WBSM News, he'd like to see an increase this time around....

Postal officials say all the food collected will be donated to panties in this region.