Article Title: Food Pantries and Organizations Distributing Thanksgiving Meals

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The following organizations and food pantries have registered with Penquis to receive turkeys from the WABI turkey telethon and the Free the Z turkey drive. Penquis is working with these agencies to ensure that the turkey are purchased and distributed in time to have a meal this Thanksgiving.  We would like to thank the following organizations for the work they do all year long to feed and support the people in our community who are facing hardships.

Penquis Programs

  • Community Partners for Protecting Children
  • Maine Families Home Visiting Program to New Parents
  • Family Visitation Program
  • Head Start and Early Head Start

Helen S. Dunn School, Greenbush

The Charlotte White Center

Newburgh Food Pantry

Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Pantry

Partnership Food Pantry

Oasis Food Pantry

Wings for Children and Families

Dover-Foxcroft Area Food Cupboard

OHI (Brewer Area Food Pantry)

Cross Roads Ministries – Old Town

UU Church Sangerville & Dover Foxcroft

Samaritan Inc. baskets go to the following

  • The Rock
  • Hermon Baptist
  • Harvest Chapel- Levant
  • River Church -Bangor Center St.
  • Glenburn-Evangelical
  • Hudson Baptist Church

St. Ann’s/Penobscot Food Pantry

Tri-Town Food Cupboard

Corinna UMC Food Pantry

MeRT Enterprises

First Hope Food Pantry

H.O.M.E. Inc.

Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC)

Milo Ecumenical Food Cupboard

Acadia Healthcare (Northern Light Health)

Kid’s Peace

Salvation Army

Food and Medicine baskets go to the following

  • Ecumenical Food Cupboard
  • Bangor Housing
  • Adoptive and Foster Families
  • Boys and Girls
  • Club House
  • Discovery House
  • Health Equity Alliance:
  • Higher Ground
  • Wellspring
  • Spruce Run
  • Wabanaki