What We Do

Wayside has been increasing access to nutritious food for those in need in Southern Maine since 1986. Wayside’s hunger relief efforts include:

Through its Food Rescue Program, Wayside diverted over 800,000 pounds of edible food from the waste stream in 2016. Rescued food was distributed to 44 partner agencies throughout Cumberland County including food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, and other social service agencies.

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What's New

Our Biggest Food Drive Donation Ever

On Friday the United Way of Greater Portland held their Annual Campaign Kickoff, Food Drive and Sculpture Contest. More about Our Biggest Food Drive Donation Ever

We're Heading Back to School

We're heading back to school! After a summer hiatus our Kids' Meals are back up and running this week. More about We're Heading Back to School

At Work for Wayside: Sue Butler

With Sue Butler, it's always mystery box soup. More about At Work for Wayside: Sue Butler