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Maine Harvest for Hunger - Cumberland County Food Pantries


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 Food Pantry Location How to Donate
Bridgton-United Methodist Church Food Pantry 214 Main St Donations accepted: Tuesdays, 8AM-12NOONContact #1: Debbie Davenport, Director 787-3904 or Contact #2: Diana Whitehouse at 647-3737
Bridgton-St. Joseph’s ChurchFood Pantry 225 South High St Donations accepted: 4th Mondays by appointment only OR 4th Tuesdays, 7:30AM-11:30AMPrimary contact: Christina Minnicozzi 653-9522 (cell)
Brunswick-Midcoast HungerPrevention Program 84A Union St Donations accepted:Monday – Friday, 8:30AM – 3:30PMContact #1: Laurel Koepke 725-2716 x 19Contact #2: Karen Parker, Director 725-2716, x17
Casco-Casco Village ChurchUCC Food Pantry Casco VillageChurch941 Meadow Rd Donations accepted:Only the week of 4th Thursday:Monday-Thursday, 9AM-1PMBest to stop in the small parking lot at the entrance to the driveway, just before the church when traveling north on RT 121(Meadow Road), and to check in with Wanda in the office on that upper level.  She will direct you to the lower level and receive the produce from them there, as that door is always locked. OR, If you call Theda Logan ahead of time, and she is available, okay to go directly to the lower level to the double glass doors, and she will meet you there. It takes her 25 minutes from her house to the church. Contact #1: Theda Logan, Director 831-9091 (cell) or Contact #2: Wanda Vaughn-Carr 627-4282
Cape Elizabeth-Judy’s Pantry Methodist Church280 Ocean House Rd Donations accepted:Jan. to June: Non-perishable items, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays,3PM-5:30PMJuly to Nov.: Fresh Produce, Tuesdays, 3PM-5:30PM*Please CALL AHEAD!  Contact #1: Nancy Miles, Coordinator 767-1031 Contact #2: Beth Owens 767-2345
Chebeague Island-Chebeague IslandFood Pantry MethodistChurch255 North Rd Donations accepted: By appointment!Contact #1:  Lola Armstrong 846-4737Contact #2: Methodist Church 846-4106
Cumberland-Cumberland Town Hall 290 Tuttle RdCumberlandCenter Donations accepted: Fridays,2-6PMPrimary contact: Bill Shane, Town Manager232-5258 (cell) OR 829-4264 (work: Mon-Th)
Falmouth-Falmouth Food Pantry 271 Falmouth Rd(Left of FalmouthTown Hall) Donations accepted:Only 1st & 3rd Mondays, 7 – 9AM*If you call ahead, Nancy can meet deliveryContact #1: Nancy Lightbody, Manager 781-4670 OR 776-0081 (cell) Contact #2: Jill Fox 781-5144
Freeport-Freeport Community Services FreeportCommunity Center53 Depot St Donations accepted: Mondays and Tuesdays,8:30Am-4PMPrimary contact: Sue Mack 865-3985, x205
Gorham-Gorham EcumenicalFood Pantry Parking lot at299 Main St Donations accepted: Anytime, call ahead for large donations.Hours of Operation: Thursdays 9Am-11Am, 2nd & 4th Wednesdays6PM-7PMPrimary contact: Fran Doucette, Director 839-2593
Gray-Gray CommunityFood Pantry 1st CongregationalParish House5 Brown St Donations accepted:1st & 3rd Thursday & Friday mornings:*PLEASE CALL AHEAD and THEY WILL SEND A DRIVER TO PICK UP YOUR PRODUCE DONATIONContact #1: Donna Rand, Coordinator 671-4458 Contact #2: 1st Congregational Church office 657-4279, mailbox #3
Naples-Crosswalk Community Outreach NaplesTown Hall15 Village Green Donations accepted:When Food Basket open: Every other MONDAY,1PM-3PMOR When Food Basket closed, drop off at office: Alternate Mondays, 8AM-12NOON and Tuesday-Fridays, 8AM-4PM There is refrigeration available onsite at the town hall for anyone that wishes to drop off produce at any time. Contact #1: Joanna Moore, Director 787-2768 OR 615- 3226 Contact #2: Lindsay Clement, Board member 838-2886
Naples-United Methodist ChurchFood Pantry United MethodistChurch1000 Roosevelt Tr (Rte 302) Donations accepted:Tuesdays, 8:30-10AMContact #1: Connie Madura, Director 595-2754Contact #2: David Aiken 749-0049
New Gloucester-New GloucesterFood Pantry 1st Congregational Church19 Gloucester Hill Rd Donations accepted: Monday-Friday, 9AM-1PM*PLEASE CALL AHEAD!Primary contact: Cindy Mahan or Linda Gard926-3260
Portland-Amistad Peer Support & Recovery Center 66 State St Donations accepted: Monday-Friday, 8AM-4PM*PLEASE CALL AHEAD!Turn right off of Danforth into the parking lotContact #1: Hanna Sturtevant, Program Coordinator 773-1956
Portland-First Baptist ChurchFood Pantry FirstBaptistChurch360Canco Rd Donations accepted:Tuesdays, 8:30AM-4:30PM,Wednesdays, 9AM-12NOONContact #1: Nancy Gaudet 773-3123.
Portland–Front StreetFood Pantry 34 W. Presumpscot St Donations accepted: Wednesdays, 8-8:30AM, ORFridays, 11-11:45AM OR Sundays, 10-10:45AM*PLEASE CALL AHEAD!Contact#1: Paula Merrill 450-9855 Contact #2: Lue Chevarie 450-3579
Portland-Preble Street Resource Center 252 Oxford St, please ring bell at Volunteer Entrance. Donations accepted: 7 days a week, 6AM-7PM Preble Street provides 10,000 meals a week through a weekely food pantry and 3 soup kitchens that offer 3 meals a day. Primary contact: Joe Conroy at 838-0488 (cell)
Portland–Jewish Family Services Food Pantry 57 Ashmont St Donations accepted: Monday–Friday, 9AM-3PM*FOR SECURITY REASONS MUST CALL KARLI BEFORE DROP OFF!Contact #1: Molly Durren, Director 772-1959Contact #2: Aarika DuPlissie 772-1959
Portland-Project FEED WoodfordsChurch202 Woodford St Donations accepted: Mondays, 9-11AM ORMonday-Friday, 1 – 3PMPantry #: 761-3920
Portland-The Root Cellar 94 Washington Ave Donations accepted:ONLY Fridays, 9:30-10:30AM*Please drop off at Madison St loading dock!PLEASE NOTE: This food pantry has GREAT need for fresh produce as heavily used by clients from all over the world who prefer to cook with fresh ingredients! 774-3197
Portland-Sacred Heart/St Dominic’s Food Pantry Sacred Heart/St Dominic’s Church80 Sherman St(corner of Sherman & Mellen Streets) Donations accepted: Tuesdays, 8:30-10AM*Drop off at Hall door facing Sherman; give to volunteers on dutyPLEASE NOTE: This food pantry has GREAT need for fresh produce as heavily used by clients from all over the world who prefer to cook with fresh ingredients!Primary contact: Anne Johnson 929-3088 (home)
Portland-Sagamore VillageFood Pantry Shirley JMcfarland CommunityBuilding21Popham St Donations accepted:Tuesdays and Fridays ONLY,7AM-10AM*Enter Sagamore Village from Cabot St (off of Brighton Ave), when you get to stop sign take a left. Then take first right into Community building driveway (between basketball court and Community building)Contact #1: Annette Rogers 409-9103 (cell) or 221-8070 Contact #2: Shirley J McFarland 775-7748 (home)
Portland-Salvation Army Food Pantry 297 Cumberland Ave(Across from PortlandHigh School) Donations accepted: ONLY Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, 9AM-3PM*Go to parking lot in back or park on street in front. Primary contact: Ruth Stewart 774-4172, x252
Portland-Wayside Food Programs 135 Walton St Donations accepted: Monday-Friday, 8AM-4PM*Parking is located off of Canco RdNOTE: This is a BIG program which sponsors 8 community meals a week, 3 food pantries a month, and their warehouse redistributes to 47 other hunger relief agencies in Cumberland county.Contact #1: Don Morrison, Operations Director 712-4929 (cell) Contact #2: Wayside Food Programs office 775-4939
Scarborough-Scarborough Food Pantry 1st CongregationalChurch Parish House167 Black Point Rd Donations accepted:Tuesdays & Thursdays,9AM-12NOON*Drop off located in back of building; use same door as NurseryPrimary contact: Ellen Parenteau 883-1672
South Portland-The Food Cupboard 130 PhadeusStSouth Portland Donations accepted:ONLY Wednesdays, 8AM– 12NOONContact #1: Sybil Riemensnider, Director 874-0379Contact #2: Anita Taylor 874-0379
Standish- Catherine’s CupboardFood Pantry Standish Town Office175 Northeast Rd (Rte 35) Donations accepted: Wednesdays ONLY:*MUST CALL AMY IN ADVANCE!Primary contact: Amy Russell – 893-7790
Westbrook-The Vineyard of Greater Portland Food Pantry VineyardChurch ofGreater Portland715 Bridgton Rd Donations accepted:Thursdays, 8AM–11AM*When facing church, go to door on left marked “Food Pantry” Primary contacts: Doug & Amy Clements 829-5186Alternate number: Doug Clements 650-0495 (cell)
Windham-Windham Food Pantry WindhamResourceCenter377 Gray Rd (Rte. 202) Donations accepted: Monday – Thursdays, 8AM-4PMPrimary contact: Daniel Rane, 892-1931
Additional information We encourage you to seek out additional local sites to donate your Maine Harvest for Hunger donations in order to reach people in need of fresh produce.*IMPORTANT NOTE! As with all donated produce from the Maine Harvest for Hunger project, it is very important that you report the weight of your donated produce.  

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