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What We Do

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

Through its Food Rescue Program, Wayside diverted 550 tons of edible food from the waste stream in 2019. Rescued food was distributed, free of charge, to 60 partners throughout Southern Maine including food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, and other social service agencies. 

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What's New

Celebrate International Carrot Day

Did you know April 4 is International Carrot Day? More about Celebrate International Carrot Day

We Are Hiring: Community Programs Manager

Wayside is hiring and we want you to join our team! Interested in supporting our community by connecting folks with their neighbors and food resources? More about We Are Hiring: Community Programs Manager

Pop-up Vaccine Clinic Friday, January 28

Wayside is hosting a pop-up vaccine clinic with Local Roots Health Care Friday, January 28. More about Pop-up Vaccine Clinic Friday, January 28

Wayside Warehouse Closed, Community Meals Cancelled Week of 1/10/22

Everyone has been affected by the pandemic. All of our lives have been disrupted in unimaginable ways. More about Wayside Warehouse Closed, Community Meals Cancelled Week of 1/10/22