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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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Good Shepherd Food Bank Partners with L.L.Bean to Accelerate Food Access
Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, and L.L.Bean, one of the state’s largest companies, have partnered to accelerate food access for Mainers …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Representatives to Attend National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference
AUBURN, Maine – Three representatives from Good Shepherd Food Bank will be traveling to Washington D.C. to participate in the National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference …
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Maine’s Good Shepherd Food Bank Hires for Public Policy and Research and Annual Giving Officer
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce its recent hire of Amy Regan Gallant, who joins as the new vice …
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Building Advocates Leadership Program Results
This past fall, Area Interfaith Outreach and Good Shepherd Food Bank teamed up to bring the Building Advocates Leadership Program to the greater Rockland …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Participates in USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. “Afterschool should be a fun …
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Annual School Pantry Capacity Building Grants Announced
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank recently announced the recipients of their annual School Pantry Capacity Building Grant program. Funded on a competitive …
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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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Maine University Team Awarded $250,000 Grant to Create Sustainable Food Solution
Sodexo, University of Maine Farmington and University of Maine Presque Isle Named Among 2019 Food Vision Prize Winners by the Henry P. Kendall Foundation …
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Hannaford donates $1 million to support hunger relief efforts
Hannaford’s Fuel Kids at School initiative to establish 90 school food pantries across northeast, including 30 in Maine Scarborough, ME—Hannaford Supermarkets announced today a …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Announces New Board Members
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, announces the appointment of two new board of directors’ members, David Reifschneider and …
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New England Cancer Specialists Named 2019 ACCC Innovator
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank would like to congratulate its partner, New England Cancer Specialist, on being recognized as one of the …
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