Category: Food Banking Info

Volunteer Impact – Ken Holt
Ken Holt joined Good Shepherd Food Bank as a volunteer when the pandemic hit and his service continues to help in a big way …
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Reflecting on One Year – Hampden Distribution Center
On September 26, 2019, Good Shepherd Food Bank hosted the grand opening of our new food distribution center in Hampden. The event marked the …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Named as One of Maine’s Best Places to Work in 2020
Good Shepherd Food Bank was recently named as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Maine. The awards program was created in …
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Now More Than Ever, Good Shepherd Food Bank Needs Support in the Fight Against Hunger
 Feeding America Network Food Banks across the Country Unite for Hunger Action Month Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Hunger impacts people in every corner of the …
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Food Insecurity Leaders Advocate and Adapt Through COVID-19
Throughout the spring and summer, Good Shepherd Food Bank’s Building Advocates Leadership Program’s graduates used their skills and lived experience to advocate for necessary …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Announces Corporate Partners for a Hunger-Free Maine
Corporate Partners for a Hunger-Free Maine is a group of socially responsible corporations and their corporate foundations that support Good Shepherd Food Bank in …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Names New Vice President of Community Partnerships
Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce its recent promotion of Shannon Coffin, the new vice president of community partnerships. “Growing up in …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Announces New Board Members
Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, announces the appointment of two new board of directors’ members, Dora Anne Mills and Peter Forester. …
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Inclusion. Partnership. A statement from Good Shepherd Food Bank.
Good Shepherd Food Bank stands in solidarity with Black communities by denouncing the horrific acts of injustice and violence perpetrated against Black people in …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Projects $6.3M in New Costs Due to COVID-19 Crisis
Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, announced that an estimated $6.3M in additional resources will be needed over a six-month period to …
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Food Banks, Food Pantries and Meal Sites Deemed Essential Service
IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2020 AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank and its network of 450+ agency partners—including food pantries and meal sites—have …
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The Least Donated Holiday Item – Milk
AUGUSTA, Maine – The holidays are a time for giving, and it’s always appreciated when people remember their neighbors in need by donating to …
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