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Jackson Area Food Pantry

The Jackson Area Food Pantry is a volunteer organization serving residents of Jackson and the surrounding area with donated and purchased foodstuffs, personal care items, and cleaning supplies when available at no cost. Items are distributed monthly at the Jackson Community Center on the Village Road in Jackson.


The Jackson Food Pantry is having Drive Thru food distributions every Monday from 11:15AM until 12:30PM. If someone else is picking up your box for you, YOU MUST CALL 722-3205 or 722-3373 and make arrangements THE DAY BEFORE pickup! See the rules below.

 2020 Distribution Schedule:
Jan. 28, 2020--10-11am
Feb. 25, 2020--10-11am
Mar. 24, 2020--10-11am
Apr. 28, 2020--10-11am
May 19, 2020--9-10am
June 23, 2020--9-10am
July 28, 2020--9-10am
Aug. 25, 2020--9-10am
Sept. 22, 2020--9-10am
Oct. 27, 2020--10-11am
Nov. TBD, 2020--10-11am
Dec. TBD, 2020--10-11am

Storm Cancellations: Channel 2 & 5.
Pantry will be held the following day.

 Contacts:
Donna--722-3373
Cindy--722-3205
Brenda--722-3101

Physical Site Address
Jackson Community Center
252 Village Road
Jackson, ME 04921

Mailing Address
Jackson Area Food Pantry
c/o Donna Nickerson
538 Village Road

Jackson, ME 04921


Main Phone
722-3205

Emergency/After Hours Phone
722-3373


An emergency food box is always stored at the Town Office.

 Box Pickup: If you have an ACTIVE application on file and you need someone to pick up your box for you then you MUST:
1.Call one of the contacts listed the day before pantry day.
2.You must actually talk to that person - no messages.
3.You just let us know who will be picking up your box.
4. If you do not call, no one can pick up your box. The person picking up your box must know who you spoke to.