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Lisbon Area Christian Outreach

Clothing and Food Pantry

Lisbon Falls, Maine

Neighbors Don't Let Neighbors Go Hungry

 

Who is LACO?

LACO is a non-profit organization, founded in 1985 from the efforts of several area churches. It is sponsored by churches of various denominations located in the Lisbon, Durham and Bowdoin communities.

LACO is administered by an all-volunteer Board of Directors that provides leadership and decision making for the organization. Members of the Board include clergy, parishioners, and community members.

Currently churches actively involved in the outreach of LACO include the West Bowdoin Baptist Church, Shiloh Chapel, First Congregational Church of Durham, Durham Monthly Meeting of Friends, Holy Trinity Catholic Church,  St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Lisbon United Methodist Church, and the Free Baptist Church of Lisbon.

LACO's Statement of Purpose

The mission of the Lisbon Area Christian Outreach (LACO) Food Pantry is to assist and provide supplemental food to the residents of Lisbon, Durham, and Bowdon who have been impacted by difficult financial conditions.

We gather, store, and distribute goods to those who find themselves in time of special need and crisis. Our mission is based on giving compassionate care to every one equally and without charge.

Our effort involves support from area churches, businesses, and individuals of the communities within our service area. LACO Pantry seeks to cooperate with those who share our mission. LACO Pantry has a 501c3 status.


Located at Rear Entrance of

MTM Center

School Street (Next to United Methodist Church)

Lisbon Falls, Maine


Hours of Operations

The Food Pantry & Clothing Bank are open

 

Wednesdays, 6 pm - 8 pm

Thursdays, 10 am  - noon

and

Saturdays 8 am - 10 am

 

(The Clothing Bank will be closed

the second Wednesday of each month.)