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How our new Hampden facility will help northern Maine
Since Good Shepherd Food Bank kicked off our Food For All campaign in May 2018, we’ve heard from many donors who didn’t realize food …
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Food Bank Partners With Bangor & Brewer Organizations to Sponsor Five Summer Meals Sites
Sites will offer free meals to Bangor/Brewer youth throughout summer Bangor, ME – Good Shepherd Food Bank will once again sponsor open Summer Meals …
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Food as Medicine | How Good Shepherd Food Bank is helping fill “prescriptions” for healthy food
Diet fads come and go but if there’s one piece of nutritional wisdom that’s truly stood the test of time it’s “you are what …
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How the Food Moves | Meet Kai Loundon, Community Resource Representative
Did you know Good Shepherd Food Bank distributes over 25 million meals every year to food insecure people in Maine? It’s true, but we …
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News Center Maine Telethon Raises Awareness of Hunger and $137,000 for the Food Bank
On Thursday, May 2, the second annual NEWS CENTER Maine Feed Maine telethon raised more than $130,000 for the Good Shepherd Food Bank. It …
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Professional Hockey Returns to Maine and Nets $5K for Hunger Relief
When the Maine Mariners opened their inaugural season last October, they did a lot more than end a two-year professional hockey drought in the …
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2018 Annual Report
Finding long-term solutions In addition to distributing food to Mainers in need, the Food Bank is leading a statewide effort to combat the root …
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Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger campaign generates nearly 73,000 pounds of food valued at $72,000 for Good Shepherd Food Bank
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Geary Brewing and Strainrite donate to the Food Bank
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Receives Support from Maine’s Credit Unions
On Wednesday, January 23, the Maine Credit Union League joined representatives from Good Shepherd Food Bank at their Hampden Distribution Center, located at 11 …
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Government Shutdown Resources
If you or someone you know if impacted by the current government shutdown, and could use some help finding a local food resource, our …
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Farm Bill Update
Hunger-Relief Advocates Thank Maine’s Congressional Delegation for Votes on Bipartisan Farm Bill Agreement that Protects Food Assistance The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program helps one …
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