Good Shepherd Food-Bank is Maine’s largest hunger relief organization and is responsible for the procurement and distribution of millions of pounds of food annually. To accomplish this task Good Shepherd Food-Bank partners with many other organizations including the USDA to reach those at risk of hunger in our state. We help facilitate the federal Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) which distributes food to around 3,000 food insecure seniors throughout the state of Maine, we also pack backpack bags to be distributed to food insecure children thorughout the state and inspect and sort donated food to be distributed thorughout the state.
An appointment must be made in advance of your first day, for an orientation and training. All volunteers must wear closed toe shoes.
We take volunteers Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-3pm and Fridays from 7:30am-1pm.
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 14
- Orientation or Training
- Under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian