Heroes 4 Hunger 2023 – How You Can Help Provide Holiday Meals for Waldo County Residents


          Dear Valued Community Member, When Kelsey fled from a bad situation with her baby, she came back to the familiarity of Belfast where she grew up. She was destitute, living in her car, and sleeping in parking lots with a knife in her hand for protection – if she could sleep at all. Kelsey felt hopeless, scared, and a lot of the time, hungry. The upcoming holidays were the farthest thing from her mind, as she was often wondering when she might even eat again. Hope did come to Kelsey, though. The Heroes 4 Hunger project [...]

Heroes 4 Hunger 2023 – How You Can Help Provide Holiday Meals for Waldo County Residents2023-11-14T09:59:03-05:00

Free Backpack and School Supply Program


_______________________________ 2023 Backpack Application(Please note: you will need to save your application as a .pdf and return by email or print and return by mail) It’s back-to-school season, and Waldo Community Action Partners wants to make sure your child kicks off the school year ready to learn! School supplies will be available free of charge to income eligible families living in Waldo County. Backpacks are prepackaged with a wide variety of age-appropriate supplies to accommodate the needs of students enrolled in Pre-K to 12th grade. Pickups will be held throughout the month of August, with distribution events held on Tuesday, August [...]

Free Backpack and School Supply Program2023-07-06T09:02:26-04:00

2023 Cinderella Project of Maine


Waldo Community Action Partners is thrilled to announce this year's Cinderella Project prom dress giveaway event! Bring a friend and get ready to choose among hundreds of beautiful gowns. Our fairy godmothers can't wait to meet you! This year, our sponsors are First National Bank and First National Wealth Management. The Wentworth Event Center has also generously donated the use of their space for this event for the third year in a row. We are so grateful for their partnership again this year! Our giveaway event will be held Saturday, April 15th at the Wentworth Event Center, 139 Searsport Ave., [...]

2023 Cinderella Project of Maine2023-03-17T11:38:38-04:00

Thank You to Our Neighbor for Neighbor Partners!


We'd like to express our sincere gratitude to the community partners and volunteers involved in the Neighbor 4 Neighbor program. This year, the program provided 750 households with Thanksgiving baskets, 943 households with holiday food for the Christmas season and 901 children with gifts. From the fire departments and volunteers who help us deliver holiday food boxes countywide to the many businesses, organizations, and individuals who purchase gifts for kids, this program is truly a community effort. We also had a unique partnership with the local Belfast National Honor Society this year. Shopping for teenagers can be difficult, and these students [...]

Thank You to Our Neighbor for Neighbor Partners!2022-12-30T08:59:02-05:00

Free Backpacks for Waldo County Kids Coming August 2022


Get ready to get back-to-school with free backpacks and school supplies provided by WCAP! FREE to Mainecare and WIC eligible children ages K-12 who live in Waldo County. Pickups will be scheduled by appointment. Masks and proof of income eligibility required at pick-up. Coming August 2022, stay tuned for more information! Follow this link for up-to-date program information!

Free Backpacks for Waldo County Kids Coming August 20222022-06-16T11:49:50-04:00

MCC MaineCare & Public Transportation CANCELLED 2/4/22


Due to the expectation of inclement weather in the area, all transportation services, except for dialysis and other urgent transportation needs, have been cancelled for Friday February 4, 2022. Please call 855-930-7900 to reschedule, and stay safe.

MCC MaineCare & Public Transportation CANCELLED 2/4/222022-02-03T16:22:41-05:00
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