2019 Statistics for the Bowdoinham Food Pantry

September: 29 Households served (56 adults, 31 children) in 52 visits
1110 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

August: 28 Households served (50 adults, 30 children) in 49 visits
2238 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

July: 27 Households served (46 adults, 19 children) in 54 visits
2058 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

June: 21 Households served (40 adults, 23 children) in 40 visits
1000 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

May: 27 Households served (46 adults, 28 children) in 43 visits
1755 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

April: 27 Households served (47 adults, 20 children) in 42 visits
1749 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

March: 19 Households served (34 adults, 15 children) in 33 visits
1916 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

February:  20 Households served (37 adults, 14 children) in 28 visits
1207 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

January:  22 Households served (40 adults, 26 children) in 37 visits
2359 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

2018 Statistics for the Bowdoinham Food Pantry

January:  20 Households served (37 adults, 16 children) in 42 visits
682 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

February:  16 Households served (28 adults, 5 children) in 25 visits
780 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased (revised 1/1/18)

March:  19 Households served (37 adults, 15 children) in 26 visits
656 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

April:  19 Households served (34 adults, 10 children) in 24 visits
722 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

May:  23 Households served (41 adults, 15 children) in 32 visits
806 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

June:  14 Households served (27 adults, 12 children) in 22 visits
739 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased
A special thanks to the Merrymeeting Gleaners!

July:  7 Households served (13 adults, 7 children) in 12 visits
515 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased
We know there are households that are not taking advantage of our service. Please spread the word!

August:  14 Households served (24 adults, 21 children) in 18 visits
1003 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased
We know there are households that are not taking advantage of our service. Please spread the word!

September:  13 Households served (22 adults, 16 children) in 24 visits
752 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

October:  19 Households served (36 adults, 21 children) in 33 visits
2189 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

November:  26 Households served (45 adults, 20 children) in 46 visits
1439 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

December:  22 Households served (35 adults, 17 children) in 31 visits
1437 LBS of food collected, donated, and purchased

Historical Statistics for the Bowdoinham Food Pantry

  • Households served in 2014: 77 (comprised of 138 adults and 53 children)
  • Households served in 2015: 79 (comprised of 136 adults and 66 children)
  • Households served in 2016: 82 (comprised of 148 adults and 66 children)
  • Households served in 2017: 56 (comprised of 106 adults and 51 children)
  • Households served in 2018: 66 (comprised of 117 adults and 59 children)

 

The number of participating households fluctuates throughout the year as new members join and others depart. Some households visit several times a month, and others less frequently.

  • 455 visits in 2014
  • 613 visits in 2015
  • 543 visits in 2016
  • 423 visits in 2017
  • 335 visits in 2018

 

  • LBS of food for distribution Jan – Dec 2015: 16785
  • LBS of food for distribution Jan – Dec 2016: 15230
  • LBS of food for distribution Jan – Dec 2017: 10405
  • LBS of food for distribution Jan – Dec 2018: 11719

A special thanks is due to the Merrymeeting Gleaners for the abundance of produce in 2018!