Bank supports food pantries

First National Bank’s Marcia Bender (C) and Meredith Gabbard (R) presenting a $1000 check to the Bar Harbor Food Pantry Executive Director, Jenny Jones (L) PHOTO COURTESY OF FIRST NATIONAL BANK

BAR HARBOR — The Bar Harbor Food Pantry and Westside Food Pantry each recently accepted $1,000 donations from First National Bank.

First National Bank’s Branch Supervisor, Hilary Stevens presenting a check to Dean Henry of the Westside Food Pantry PHOTO COURTESY OF FIRST NATIONAL BANK

The Bar Harbor Food Pantry serves more than four hundred households in Hancock County. The pantry is located at 36 Mount Desert Street in Bar Harbor behind the YWCA. It is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact 288-3375 or visit

The Westside Food Pantry has been supporting residents of Southwest Harbor, Tremont and Mount Desert for more than 28 years. It is located at St. John Episcopal Church at 315 Main Street in Southwest Harbor and is open on Sundays from noon to 2 p.m. Contact 664-8615.

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