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Take Action: 182,000 Mainers Are Facing Hunger
September is Hunger Action Month For Hunger Action Month® this September, Good Shepherd Food Bank will join Feeding America and other network member food …
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Maine’s Good Shepherd Food Bank Hires
Good Shepherd Food Bank is pleased to announce its recent hire of Ray Hanna Jr, customer service coordinator, Renee Doolittle, HR generalist, Cassidy Gosselin, …
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Volunteer Spotlight – Lisa & John
Volunteers are the heart of Good Shepherd Food Bank. Each day our volunteers help provide meals to families, children, seniors and those in need …
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Good Shepherd Food Bank Participates in USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program
Bangor, Maine – Good Shepherd Food Bank announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. “Afterschool should be a fun time …
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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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