Area postal workers will be collecting non-perishible food items Satuday to benefit Tri-County Christian Crisis Ministry. The collection will occur in Elkin, Jonesville and Ronda postal areas. Postal customers are asked to bag and hang the donations on rural routes to facilitate pickup by carriersa traveling in a car. City route customers may bag and place their items on the ground near the mail box. The new Elkin Wal-Mart is also a drop site for the goods.