Springs Rescue Mission has released its 2019 Impact Report, a document highlighting statistics and stories that have come out of the nonprofit over the past year.
The annual report is compiled using fiscal year 2018-19 data, but also includes stories written as recently as October. Some highlights of the Impact Report include:
- 3,219 homeless individuals sheltered;
- 87 individuals placed in permanent supportive housing;
- 119 individuals housed in the community;
- 204,905 meals served by Samaritan’s Kitchen;
- 26 partner agencies present on campus;
- 71 men entered the New Life Program (addiction recovery);
- 1,063 people attended 12-step meetings;
- 180 shelter guests worked each day (average);
- 4,801 case management sessions completed;
- 36,695 volunteer hours completed;
- $382,475 revenue raised by Mission Catering (social enterprise);
- $6.6 funds raised through donations;
- 550,000 pounds of material goods donated; and
- 383 people found or maintained employment.
“Each statistic represents a precious person fighting against the odds to improve their situation,” said Travis Williams, chief development officer. “At Springs Rescue Mission, we’re thankful that the community is loving bigger and working together to see lives restored. To be a part of helping folks move toward healthy independence is really something to celebrate.”
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