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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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Giving Tuesday
This time of year is hard for everyone. The increased cost of heating a home, holiday expenses, vehicle maintenance, there are many things that …
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Chase Stream Farm
For many, the answer to “What would you like to do when you retire?” is something that includes relaxing, traveling, maybe picking up a …
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“I want to thank you for all the stuff you bring in,”
It is easy to talk about the importance of eating vegetables and other nutritious foods. Most people know that if you eat fruits and …
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Oakhurst Dairy Makes $50,000 Matching Gift to Good Shepherd Food Bank’s Capital Campaign
Oakhurst encourages others to donate by matching gifts dollar-for-dollar Hampden, ME –Oakhurst Dairy has pledged a generous matching challenge gift to Good Shepherd Food …
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Meeting the Need Where You Least Expect It
Guest post by GSFB Board Member and Kennebunkport Festival Committee Member, Jim Darroch Located within a forty-minute drive of Portland and less than two hours …
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