Get Involved

The Locker Project provides food to the people who need it the most: students in Maine schools. We rely on the generosity of people who share our belief that even one hungry child is too many.

If you’d like to donate money to the Locker Project, click here for a secure transaction or a check may be mailed to: Locker Project, 73 Federal Street, Portland, Maine 04101.

Want to Volunteer?

We’re always looking for volunteers to help us deliver food, organize food drives and more. A few hours of your time can make a HUGE difference! Click here to get started!

List of Preferred Donation Items:
  • Granola bars
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Microwaveable meals, like Compleats
  • Kid-friendly soup (chicken noodle, beef vegetable)
  • Pop-top cans of ravioli and Spaghetti-O’s
  • Canned chicken and tuna
  • Pasta
  • Pasta sauce in cans
  • Rice
  • Goldfish and other nutritious crackers
  • Fruit and nut trail mix
  • Nutritional instant dinners
  • Small boxes of cereal and granola
  • Instant oatmeal packs
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned beans

We also supply some toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, and other basic toiletries to some of our school pantries.

Download this list.

Drop-off locations:
Locker Project Warehouse, 15 Pleasant Hill Rd, Scarborough
or contact us at 899-9540 or email us at: to schedule a pick-up!