Save the dates: Volunteering, food drives & wings!

  • Day of Caring — Friday, May 11 A day were nonprofits organizations and volunteers from all over the community come together to complete much needed one day projects
  • NALC Food Drive — Saturday, May 12 This is National Leave a Bag of Food next to your Mailbox day and help folks in need right in our community.
  • Fill the Van (with food) — Friday, May 25 (tentative) at Sam’s Club in Bangor. All food collected will go to Good Shepherd Food Bank to help folks in Eastern Maine
  • Pantry Project — Year Round The Pantry Project is a collaborative venture of United Way of Eastern Maine, Good Shepherd Food Bank, and local businesses and organizations working together to keep local food pantries full beyond the holidays. Learn more at:
  • Wingfest Maine — Saturday, June 16th from 12 to 4 PM at the Bangor Waterfront. This year we’re joining forces with the Greater Bangor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB)’s Tap Into Summer event to offer not just wings, but wine and beer as well! This one day, family friendly festival, will showcase some of the best restaurants in the region and raise money for United Way and the CVB. What could be better? Tickets go on sale soon and new restaurants are being added every day. More info at