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Good Shepherd Food Bank Announced As PS IT MATTERS Food Provider of the Month

PS It Matters Launches Innovative Initiative to Expand Funding for Good Shepherd Food Bank

Cape Neddick, Maine, April 30, 2012.    Good Shepherd Food Bank and PS IT MATTERS are pleased to announce the selection of Good Shepherd Food Bank as the featured “Food Provider” for the month of May.  The vital food and programs that Good Shepherd Food Bank provides to over 600 partner agencies across the state is an irreplaceable lifeline to eliminating hunger in Maine.  PS IT MATTERS is honored to name Good Shepherd Food Bank as its Food Provider for the month of May.

This joint initiative offers all those that appreciate the work of Good Shepherd Food Bank to expand their support by making purchases of gourmet food and ordering special occasion gifts and corporate gifts at PS IT MATTERS.  Each purchase at PS IT MATTERS allows the opportunity for the consumer to direct 15% of their shopping total to Good Shepherd Food Bank.  This is an exceptional way to convert every day purchase decisions into significant support for the Food Bank throughout the entire year.

“We are thrilled to partner with PS It Matters to help ensure food for Mainers in need,” said Christine Force, VP for Fund Development at Good Shepherd Food Bank.  “There are more than 200,000 people in Maine who are struggling with hunger, including one out of every four Maine children.  This is a problem that affects every county in the state and will take every community to be involved in the solution.  Creative opportunities like this help us raise awareness about the need and at the same time support the many Maine businesses that have products featured online with PS It Matters.”

PS It Matters offers more than 250 specialty food items and unique gifts from talented regional producers, dealing only with sources that are capable of providing top quality products. Through this initiative, Good Shepherd Food Bank will be encouraging donors, volunteers, corporations and friends to shop at PS It  The benefit is that with each purchase Good Shepherd Food Bank will receive 15% of purchase totals at check-out.

To learn more about the mission and services of Good Shepherd Food Bank and how you can support them, please visit  To discover great food and support Good Shepherd Food Bank, please visit PS It Matters at


PS It Matters is an on-line purveyor of specialty foods & gifts whose primary focus is the support of Food Banks/Food Pantries across the country to address hunger in America. PS It Matters partners with local Food Banks/Pantries and Corporations to eliminate marketing costs, which enables customers who purchases items at PS IT MATTERS to direct 15% of their purchases value to the Food Bank/Pantry of their choice. We offer over 300 Specialty Foods, Personal Gift & Corporate Gift items from more than 40 quality vendors.  To learn more please visit