Our Food Pantry is located in our Parish House and is there to ensure that no one on the island goes hungry. We have no income tests or background checks. If you need food we are happy to provide. The food pantry is also there to assist with all kinds of needs, whether you are looking to make a meal for someone coming home from the hospital or to provide a little extra support when grocery shopping is difficult.
Right now with the spread of COVID-19 and the encouragement from the town to stay on island and limit trips to the mainland, we are happy to help supplement your grocery needs, whether you are:
We're happy to be partnering with the Chebeague Island School's kitchen this week to help provide for families!
We will be open on Wednesday from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. You can always arrange for pick up and delivery at other times when needed.
Ways you can access food:
1. If possible email us a list of items and we will package them and bring them outside for you to pick up. email@example.com
2. If you need to call you can call Jen 415-271-0096 or Denise 207-838-6107
3. If you need to drive up and bring a list that is OK too. Just toot your horn and someone will come out and get your list. Please bring a bag with you!
We have basic items such as (for a fuller listing, please click here):
We also have masks!
If you would like to Donate to the Food Pantry Click this Donate Link which will take you to CUMC's PayPal site or a Mail a Check to the Chebeague United Methodist Church at:
Chebeague United Methodist Church
258 North Road
Chebeague Island, ME 04017
We are continuing to bolster our pantry in light of the uncertainties around the spread of COVID-19. We seek to make the food pantry available to help bridge the gaps in our community. You can donate supplies by dropping them off in the coolers in front of the Parish House (both perishable and non-perishable; just please label any perishable foods). Here is our current list of needs:
Food Pantry Needs:
Frozen turkey breast
Pasta and sauce
Shelf Stable Milk
Flour and yeast
Vegetable oil (small)
Whole Wheat Bread (w/o seeds)
Canned soup (chicken noodle, chicken with rice, veggie)
Mixes (quick bread, cookies)
Crackers (saltines, graham)
Canned fish (tuna and sardines)
Hydration fluid (Gatorade, pedialyte)
Laundry detergent (small)
Dish soap (small)
Fresh foods when possible