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Maine Food Bank Addresses Systemic Inequalities through Investment Partnership
Good Shepherd Food Bank is proud to announce a partnership with Zevin Asset Management, a boutique investment manager specializing in socially responsible investing and …
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The Ludcke Foundation Invests $1M Grant in Maine’s Campaign to End Hunger
AUBURN, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce a $1 million grant from the Ludcke Foundation, a Boston-based organization that focuses …
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Stories from the Farm Road – Mainers Feeding Mainers Program Spotlight
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Partners With Bangor & Brewer Nonprofits to Sponsor Seven Summer Lunch Sites
Sites will offer free meals to Bangor/Brewer youth throughout the summer BANGOR, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank will once again sponsor Summer Lunch …
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Community Redistribution Fund Grants Awards
Grants were made to organizations working closely and primarily with BIPOC, immigrant, and refugee communities. Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce the …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank’s Assessment of CFAP Sunset
The USDA announced that the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) will sunset at the end of this month. Also known as the Farmers to …
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Maine’s Good Shepherd Food Bank Releases 2021 Hunger Projections
Pandemic-level rates of food insecurity are on the decline, yet an estimated 13.5 percent of Mainers still expected to face hunger Nearly 14 months …
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How does Good Shepherd Food Bank of Maine find food?
In our last blog post, you learned the difference between a food bank and a food pantry and now you might be interested in …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Announces New Board Member
Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, announces Andrea Sockabasin has joined its board of directors. Sockabasin is Penobscot and Passamaquoddy and resides …
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Maine’s Good Shepherd Food Bank Hires
Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce its recent hire of Meg Brown, nutrition and education coordinator, Jenny Jones, community resource representative, Heidi …
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Community Fundraiser Spotlight – Cookie Love 207
All across the state, Mainers are helping their communities fight hunger by coordinating creative fundraisers to raise awareness and funds to help feed Mainers …
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Learn the difference between a Food Bank and a Food Pantry, and the partnership between them
Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a food bank and a food pantry? Even though both are directly related and have …
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