For the calendar year ended December 31, 2022, the Pantry served 4,895 client households, or approximately 16,000 individuals. This represents a 65% increase over 2021; a 20% increase over 2020 (‘the height of the pandemic’) and an 85% increase over 2019. Our clients were provided 183 tons of food, which equates to about 300,000 meals, at a retail value of nearly $1.8 million. Each client received over $350 worth of groceries, every time they came to the Pantry.
Both in August and October, the Pantry served 436 client households. This is the most we served in any one month. On December 7, the Pantry served 86 client households. This is the most we served in any one client service day.
Many activities happened in 2022. Please see the slides from Westchester Food Pantry’s January 23, 2023 Annual Meeting. Click HERE.