Drive-Thru Food Drive & Can Sculpture Contest Results and Winners

You made us HOPEFUL!  

Collectively our community donated over 20,000 meals to neighbors across Southern Maine and over 400 pounds of paper products, diapers, toilet paper, and other essentials.  

These items are already making their way to pantries and partners across Southern Maine.  

Thank you to NEWS CENTER Maine, WGME, and WGAN Morning News for helping to make the day a success. 

Thank you to the following businesses and organizations for hosting collections:

  • Baker Newman Noyes
  • CCB, Inc. 
  • Cedars Assisted Living
  • Dead River Company
  • Gorham Savings Bank
  • Hannaford Supermarkets
  • Horizon Solutions
  • Kennebunk Savings Bank
  • L.L.Bean
  • MaineHealth
  • NBT Bank
  • Northeast Hearing & Speech Center
  • Norway Savings Bank
  • Portland Housing Authority
  • RTS Packaging
  • University Credit Union
  • WEX Inc
  • Wright-Ryan Construction
  • Zachau Construction


We are pleased to announce the winners of our 2021 can-struction contest in all categories below.  

Most Hopeful (TIE!): CCB, Inc. and Hannaford Supermarkets  

Small + Mighty Award: Zachau Construction  

Rookie Award: Horizon Solutions  

Best Meal Award: RTS Packaging  

Best in Show: WEX Inc

Community Choice: MaineHealth  


Congratulations to all our 2021 Winners, and thank YOU for taking action for a healthy, equitable, and resilient community.  

You can keep the momentum going by visiting to #shareyourhopeful, make a gift of support, or learn more.  

Let’s continue to show up for Southern Maine in the days and weeks ahead.