3 agencies to receive city of Apache Junction human services funding

An agency providing food, another offering educational strategies for children and a third presenting intervention programs for families affected by domestic abuse will receive health and human services funding by the city of Apache Junction. The city council recently voted 6-1 in a consent agenda to approve contracts for 2018-19 that include giving $33,000 to […]

Hurns: Apache Junction community steps up for those in need

What a fantastic event throughout the whole community on one day! The 26th Annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive brought in a total of 31,500 pounds of food and water donations locally. Because of generous residents and our post office employees, Apache Junction’s effort topped last year by almost 30 percent. This food […]

4 agencies to receive human services funding

A commission of volunteer members studied applications for Apache Junction health and human services funding and is recommending that $80,000 be given to four organizations. The Apache Junction City Council is to make a decision on the funding at a meeting that starts 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, in the council chambers, 300 E. Superstition […]

Apache Junction Food Bank hosts postal food drive in May

Every day, U.S. Postal Services workers and letter carriers see families in need and every second Saturday in May residents get to do something about it. The postal service will conduct its Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive Saturday, May 12, according to a press release. On that day, residents can place nonperishable, unexpired items out […]