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Community Meals starting to reopen

Following CDC guidelines and protocols, we are excited to announce that two Community Meals will be returning this month to being shared together as a sit down meal.  More about Community Meals starting to reopen

Farms for Food Equity

Farms for Food Equity buys surplus produce from Maine farms and distributes it to local food banks. More about Farms for Food Equity

Cheesin' for a Reason

There's a new restaurant in Portland, Cheese Louise, and starting May 10 you can enjoy their delicious sandwiches and support Wayside! More about Cheesin' for a Reason

Summer volunteer opportunity!

Portland Public Schools (PPS) needs your help sharing food with students and their families through the summer by providing home deliveries of free groceries from Wayside. More about Summer volunteer opportunity!

Your feedback is needed!

Are you a Portland resident? The City wants to hear from you! More about Your feedback is needed!

Fishing Across Maine

Fishing Derby - June 1-13, 2021

Wayside Remembers Ray Gauvin

We are saddened by the loss of longtime supporter, volunteer, board member, treasurer, and friend Raymond Gauvin. We are honored to be recognized by him and his family. More about Wayside Remembers Ray Gauvin

Wayside In the News

Pandemic reveals race disparities around hunger in Maine More about Wayside In the News

Leonardo's Pizza Raising Dough for Wayside

For the entire month of March, every time you purchase a pizza from Leonardo's a percentage will be donated to fight hunger and strengthen our community t More about Leonardo's Pizza Raising Dough for Wayside

Virtual Maine Food Policy Forum

Join our community on Friday, March 12 for this virtual policy forum to learn about and discuss state and federal legislation affecting our local food system. This event is free and open to all. More about Virtual Maine Food Policy Forum