Brunswick Neighborhood Grocery Delivery Expands

Brunswick Neighborhood Grocery Delivery Expands

By Brie Nicolaou, MCHPP Youth Services Associate In our efforts to continue offering innovative solutions to food insecurity, Midcoast Hunger Prevention Program is excited that our Direct-to-Door Delivery model now includes two programs. The existing Pantry to Pantry...

Closer to Home

We are bringing food closer to home with mobile pantries, satellite pantries, direct-to-door delivery, and summer food program service sites! A big thank you to all the staff, volunteers, and donors who make this work possible.   Read more in our annual...
Keeping Kids Fed During Summer Break

Keeping Kids Fed During Summer Break

By Maggie Miller, Bowdoin Fellow Summer 2021 It’s a warm, sunny Tuesday and I’m sitting outside of Curtis Memorial Library. I have a crate of milk to my left and an assortment of lunches on my right. As kids begin to arrive at my table, I greet them, ask them about...
Merrymeeting Gleaners Join MCHPP

Merrymeeting Gleaners Join MCHPP

Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program (MCHPP) and Merrymeeting Food Council (MFC) are excited to share that the Merrymeeting Gleaners, previously a program of the Merrymeeting Food Council, will now be run as a program of MCHPP. MFC, the volunteer leaders of the...
Celebrating Henry

Celebrating Henry

If you’ve come by MCHPP in the last two decades, chances are you’ve met Henry Haley, 86. Always ready with a smile and a story, and known for his love of whoopie pies, Henry has diligently spent the last 17 as the organization’s custodian. He is the longest-serving...