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What happened in September?

8th October 2018

Somer Valley Foodbank – Data September 2018

Vouchers Report

Vouchers

Number of vouchers fulfilled 70 (August 89 )
Adults fed 107 (August 144)
Children fed 107 (August 171)
Total fed 214 (August 315)

(Since 01 January 2018 the Foodbank has fulfilled 509 vouchers and fed 817 Adults and 771 Children – Total of 1588 Fed)

Vouchers by Ward

Top 4 Vouchers Adults Children Total
Midsomer Norton Redfield 12 19 20 39
Unknown 12 23 25 48
Peasedown St John 9 13 23 36
Westfield 9 11 7 18

(Since 01 January 2018 the following are the top 6 wards for vouchers fulfilled – Radstock, MSN Redfield, Paulton, Peasedown St John, Westfield and MSN North)

 Crisis Type

The following are the reasons for the crises shown on vouchers during September 2018

Crisis Total People Affected
Low Income 105
Benefit Changes 32
Other 23
Benefit Delays 18
Debt 18

(Since 01 January 2018 the main reason for the issue of vouchers and the amount of people affected are Low Income 542, Benefit Delays 240, Debt 177, Child Holiday Meals 172, Benefit Change 168 and Other 143)

 Referral Agencies Report

Referral Agencies Statistics

The following agencies have issued the most vouchers during September 2018

DHL Online 20
Welfare Support Team – Banes 12
Coleford Health Visitors 5
CAB 4
P.E.O.P.L.E 4

(Since 01 January 2018 the Agencies who have issued the most vouchers are DHL Online, Welfare Support Team Banes, CAB, Bath Probation Service, Somer Valley West Team – Health Visitors, and Radstock Children’s Centre)

 Stock Donors and Stock in Report

Food Donation

We have received a total of 1100.2 kilos of food during September 2018

Normal 463.8KG

Supermarkets

Tesco – 327KG

Sainsbury’s – 39.7KG

Radco Co-op– 39.5KG

 

406.2KG

 

 

Harvest 164.1KG
Other 66.10KG

A total of 29 churches/individuals/organisations have donated food to the Food bank during September 2018.

(Since the Food bank started to collect food in our Warehouse a total of 71,719.21 kilos of food has been collected)

Current Warehouse Stock  2996.66 kgs

Stock Distributions Report

Distribution Centres

The following shows the quantity of food distributed during September 2018.

Distributor Weight Kg
Radstock St Nicholas Tea Rooms 483.2
Midsomer Norton Salvation Army 411.4
Peasedown St John Methodist 347.9
Paulton Methodist 97.6
Damaged/Out of Date 26.0
Total 1366.1

 

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