Posts Tagged ‘st. mary’s food pantry’

Brann & Isaacson Attorneys and Counselors at Law Donate to St. Mary’s Food Pantry

Friday, November 9th, 2012

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11.08.12

Diane McIntire (left) and Diane Greene (center) from Brann & Isaacson Attorneys and Counselors at Law recently made a donation to the St. Mary’s Food Pantry at the St. Mary’s Nutrition Center in Lewiston. Pantry Manager Joyce Gagnon (right) accepted a check for $179.00 and 107 pounds of food (valued at $214.00) on behalf of the Pantry. Gagnon reports the shelves have been particularly bare this year as the needed for emergency food assistance has increased and this donation is greatly appreciated.

Sam’s Italian Foods Works to End Hunger in Our Community

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

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1/10/12

Thirteen of Sam’s Italian Foods locations, headquartered in Lewiston, Maine, participated in fund-raising for local food pantries throughout the month of November. By asking their customers if they would like to donate one dollar toward ending hunger they raised $4,000. The top fund-raising shops were in Brunswick and Waterville. Locally St. Mary’s Health Systems Food Pantry was the recipient of a check for $1,730. Dan Asselin (right), a volunteer for St. Mary’s, presented a plaque to District Managers, Dan Poulin (left) and Andy Morin (Center) for “Outstanding Effort” in working to end hunger in Maine.

Employee incentives were contributed by Sam’s Italian Foods, Sparetime Recreation and Flagship Cinema’s.

 

BIW Donates to St. Mary’s Food Pantry

Friday, November 18th, 2011

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11/17/11

Shelby Rossignol and her dad Paul Rossignol delivered 242 pounds of food and $1,758 to the St. Mary’s Food Pantry on behalf of Bath Iron Works where they are employed. Every year BIW employees do a food drive before Thanksgiving to benefit the Pantry. The donation was deeply appreciated. Joyce Gagnon, the Pantry manager, says this is the most challenging year the pantry has ever had trying to fill the shelves.

Pack the Bus for St. Mary’s Food Pantry!

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Help us Pack the Bus for St. Mary’s Food Pantry this Saturday, April 30 from 9 am to 12 noon at the Lewiston Shaw’s location.  This event helps us fill the shelves for our community members who are in need of help.

Thank you Sam’s for your generous donation!

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Photo: (left to right) Mike Marchus, General Manager of Sam’s Italian Sandwich Shoppe and Ernie Fecteau, Manager of Sam’s Italian Sandwich Shoppe on Lisbon Street , presented a check for more than $3,600 to Joyce Gagnon, Manager of the St,. Mary’s Food Pantry and Dan Asselin, a member of the St. Mary’s Food Pantry Advisory Committee. Each year, Sam’s sells paper cornucopias to raise money for the food pantry. The Sam’s location that raises the most money, wins a plaque and other prizes. This year, the Lisbon Street location raised the most at $1,764.