Cinnamon Girl

Founded in 2015, Full Plates Full Potential is a non-profit dedicated to ending childhood food insecurity in Maine by maximizing the use of existing child nutrition programs. We’ve made huge strides since our inception, working with a statewide coalition to help advocate for, write, and pass School Meals for All.

Mission, Vision, and Values

Full Plates Full Potential is on a mission to end childhood food insecurity in Maine. We work tirelessly to ensure that all Maine children have access to nutritious meals to help them learn, grow, and reach their full potential.

Our Path to Change

Green school lunch tray with apple, salad, rice pilaf, sesame bun, and silverware.
In 2021, Full Plates Full Potential led the passage of the historic School Meals for All Legislation in Maine, making Maine one of the first states in the nation to guarantee free school meals for all students.