Bar Harbor Bank & Trust 28th Annual Community Food Drive – Food for Good
Bar Harbor, Maine – Join Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in giving the gift of healthy food to our neighbors in need. The 28th annual “Food for Good” community food drive is being held November 1-18, 2016. Bring nonperishable food, grocery store gift cards or cash donations to any Bar Harbor Bank & Trust branch and receive a “Food for Good” reusable grocery tote, while supplies last.
In addition to accepting donations at its branches, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is also broadcasting live at five area grocery stores in partnership with I-95 (95.7 FM) radio. Employees of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust will be at these stores to receive your donations and give you your reusable grocery tote (while supplies last) between 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the following dates:
* November 3, Bar Harbor – Hannaford
* November 4, South China – Tobey’s Grocery
* November 10, Ellsworth – Shaw’s
* November 17, Blue Hill – Tradewinds Marketplace
* November 18, Milbridge – Bayside Supermarket
All donations go to food pantries located in the towns where they are collected, directly benefiting your friends and neighbors. Local food pantries receiving these donations include: Bar Harbor Food Pantry, Westside Food Pantry, Emmaus Center, Loaves and Fishes, Tree of Life, Maine Sea Coast Mission Food Pantry at Weald Bethel, Island Pantry, TIF Food Pantry, Lifeline Food Pantry, Machias Food Pantry, China Community Food Pantry, Mid-Coast Hunger Prevention Program, and Whiting Food Pantry.
Find Bar Harbor Bank & Trust on Facebook to learn about the different food pantries in the area, keep up to date on how much we are collecting, and know what foods are needed most. Share one of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s “Food for Good” Facebook posts and we’ll donate one dollar to a local food pantry. The more you share, the more we give, up to $1,000 in total.
Help neighbors in need by providing them with good, healthy food during Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s Food for Good community food drive in partnership with I-95.
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is a true community bank with more than $1.5 billion in assets. Founded in 1887, the Bank offers a full range of financial services for individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations throughout Maine with 14 branch locations, from Topsham to Lubec. Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Member FDIC, is a subsidiary of Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE MKT:BHB) and was named one of the 2016 Top 200 Publicly Traded Community Banks in the nation by American Banker magazine. For more information call 1-888-853-7100 or go to www.bhbt.com.