NEWS

Welcome

Welcome to the Bath Area Food Bank!  The Bath Area Food Bank is the umbrella name for the Bath Area Food Pantry and Bath Area Soup Kitchen. “Our mission is to help food insecure families and individuals with the meals and groceries needed with dignity and respect.” All our neighbors are welcome to the Food Pantry & Soup Kitchen! And please consider volunteering & donating to keep these ...
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GROCERY DELIVERY

We do not regularly 'deliver' groceries. If you live in Bath Housing...we have set up at system that the employees of BH pick up boxes/bags of groceries and deliver them to Bath Housing residents. IF YOU HAVE A FRIEND or NEIGHBOR that can pick up for you..we would be more than happy to accommodate that. They will need some information to fill out the needed paper work, name, address, phone number,...
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Produce donations during summer months

Do you have an overabundance of produce this summer? We can take your donations..but only on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am-4pm. This way your produce will go out that day to our families. We have a difficult time moving 'greens'.. Produce must be clean and 'pest free'. THANK YOU for your donations!
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HOW TO….pick up groceries/receive a meal

The BAFB has been working hard to make sure individuals/families do not go hungry during these very difficult times. We do update our facebook page regularly, so 'liking' that page will give you updated information. If you would like a home cooked meal...we distribute to ANYONE no questions asked, Tuesday and Thursday from 12-2. You will come in ONE AT A TIME the double glass doors in the front of...
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HOW TO DONATE

Without the donations from so many...we would NOT be able to continue feeding the 100's and 100's of families we are feeding every month. You can send a check made out to the Bath Area Food Bank to PO BOX 65, Bath Maine 04530 or donate online at bathfoodbank.org. (here on our web page there is a donate button). THANK YOU for being so generous..IT IS BECAUSE OF YOU we are able to feed SO MANY!
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Update 4/24/20

Things are moving smoothly at the Food Pantry and soup kitchen. We are supply 100's of meals every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday (12-2). 1000's of pounds of food are going out every Tuesday and Thursday (5-7). We will be receiving our first distribution from GSFB on April 28th. These are prepackaged boxes of food that (according to GSFB) will supplement a family of 4 for 3-4 we...
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POP UP MEAL SITE!

We have been receiving 'bagged lunches' and as we get them in...we will hold POP UP meal times. We don't know when they will come...so we can't schedule the times OR days. PLEASE...follow us on facebook...THAT is where the times and dates will be posted! They will always be at the Food Bank, located at 807 Middle Street.
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NEW FOOD PANTRY HOURS

We will NO LONGER be open from 2-4 for case workers and Students. We will only be open on Tuesday and Thursday from 5-7 for everyone.
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NEW SOUP KITCHEN HOURS

We will be providing meals EVERY Tuesday from 12-2. We will give you a hot meal, and 3 frozen meals. WE WILL NOT BE OPEN FOR MEALS ON THURSDAY!
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New Distribution Process 3/16

If you come into the Bath Area Food Bank we have a new process during this COVID19 crisis. You will arrive..STAY IN YOUR CAR. NO ONE IS ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE. A 'runner' will come to you with a laminated sheet describing the new process, a 'check list' of items you get to chose from, and a number that will be placed on your windshield. The runner will come to you, when it...
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