Food Pantry Friend Gives Back to the Community

June 29, 2022

  Elias Antonio arrived in Portland several years ago with his family from Angola. He would come by the Food Pantry and help translate for his family and others. Elias is now a student at Southern Maine Community College and works part-time at the Boys and Girls Club of Southern Maine which recently started a […]

Food Pantry Seeks Egg Cartons, Please Help

June 27, 2022

St. Luke’s Food Pantry is requesting egg cartons. Occasionally our Food Pantry receives donated eggs in flats and must be repackaged into one-dozen cartons. Please leave your donated egg cartons outside the Food Pantry. If you would like to donate directly to the Food Pantry, you may do that by check or online. Please view […]

Food Pantry Seeks Volunteers and Food Dontations

June 15, 2022

The Food Pantry is in need of oil, flour, dried or canned pinto, kidney, or black beans. Donations can be dropped off Sunday or left inside the lower entrance. Additionally, the food pantry will be accepting donations of food and money at the upcoming outreach fair. If you wish to help in other ways, consider […]

February is Food Pantry Month

February 1, 2022

February is St. Luke’s Food Pantry month! The Food Pantry was established by Chuck Sawyer 30 years ago and has been an integral part of the Cathedral’s mission to serve our neighbors ever since. Operating under the portico, it is a low-barrier food pantry visited by families to procure fresh milk and eggs, meat, produce, […]

How to Donate Food to St. Luke’s Food Pantry

January 24, 2022

During Sunday Church services: Have you ever wondered what is in the basket that is brought to the altar with the offering every Sunday morning. That basket contains items of food that parishioners bring to the Cathedral as part of their Sunday morning offering. If you would like to donate items of food, they can […]