Our Impact in 2019

  • Over 5,200 volunteers, offering over 36.400 hours of their time.

  • New figures reveal that 16,134 people were found sleeping rough on any given night in England in 2018/19, an increase of 32% on the previous year.

  • Figures reveal that 8,096 people were found sleeping rough on any given night in London in 2018/19, an increase of 7% on the previous year.

  • Rough sleeping in England has now increased by 250% since 2010

  • 24% of rough sleepers have been on the streets for 2 years or more.

  • 108,398 breakfasts served during this year, an average of 297 a day.

  • 5,698 different people used our services during this year.

  • 2,457 people used our advice services during the past year. 566 were women.

  • 24% of people using our services are under 26 years of age.

  • 49 people use the Whitechapel Mission's address to receive their post.

  • 47 people were helped to find employment

  • 58 were referred to drug or alcohol programmes.

  • 298 people received help in claiming benefits.

  • 32% of people using our services have been in care at some point.

  • 15% of people supported by the Whitechapel Mission have been in the armed services.

  • 63 people found permanent accomodation, either a flat or apartment. 312 people found a hostel during this year.

  • 29 birth certificates purchased during this year.

  • 52 people came to us without any form of ID at all.

  • 23,800 showers during this year.

  • 38% of people using our services have been in prison.

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Donate to the Whitechapel Mission

Your donations to The Whitechapel Mission help transform lives! It is financial contributions and donated goods and services that make it possible for The Whitechapel Mission to provide help and hope to the homeless and poor of London. There are many ways for you to donate and help bring about life transformation in men and women in London.

Donate Online safely and securely.
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Your gift to The Whitechapel Mission goes to work right away - providing meals, showers, shelter, medical care, lifeskills classes and mentoring for poor and homeless men and women in London. Your gift is safe and secure. You can donate with confidence.

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Memory Giving
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Memory Giving lets you make an on-line donation in memory of a loved one. Please search to find the fund page and make your donation.

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Donate by Post

Please address cheques to Whitechapel Mission and post to: Post

The Honorary Treasurer
The Whitechapel Mission
212, Whitechapel Road
E1 1BJ

CAF link

Make a donation using your credit or debit card, PayPal, your CAF Charity Account or CAF Charitable Trust.
Enter the charity name (Whitechapel Mission) or charity number (227905), enabling you to donate to the Mission.

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Homeless Packs
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With the number of homeless on the increase the need to offer assistance for those forced to sleep rough is ever increasing. We are always on the look-out for cost effective means to assist those sleeping rough.

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Hygiene Kits
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"Hygiene Kits" are a practical gift of personal hygiene items and other necessities to the men and women we serve.

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Wills, Bequests, and Planned Gifts
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Planned gifts allow you to leave a lasting legacy while accruing tax or other benefits.

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Young Philanthropists
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This special group is for supporters of The Whitechapel Mission who are in their teens, going to school in the London Area.

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100% Donation Policy
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Every single pound that the Whitechapel Mission receives is fully allocated to direct expense. Not a single penny is removed for other purposes.

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Txt Giving
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Your text gift to The Whitechapel Mission goes to work right away – providing meals, showers, shelter, medical care, life-skills classes and mentoring for poor and homeless men and women in London. Your text gift is safe and secure. You can donate with confidence.

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Fundraising Regulator

The Whitechapel Mission signed up to the codes of practice of the Fundraising Regulator, and is accountable for our fundraising. We promise to always be honest, open and accountable in our fundraising, helping you to give with confidence. For more information, visit www.fundraisingregulator.org.uk.

Donate by BACS or Direct
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Our Bank Details:

Bank Name: Barclays Bank Plc
Account Name: Whitechapel Mission
Account Number: 80967807
Sort Code: 20-57-06

Donate Gifts in Kind
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The Whitechapel Mission accepts various types of donations. All donations may be dropped off at The Whitechapel Mission. Donations accepted 7 days a week from 6am to 3pm.

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Good Giving
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A gift with a difference tha tmakes a real difference.

Looking for the perfect present? Don’t know what to buy?

How about a gift that can help change the life of a homeless person?

Whatever your budget and whoever you’d like to buy for, there’s a full range for you choose from. And to recognise your donation we’ll send a gift certificate in the name of your friend, relative or loved one for them to open on their special day.

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Matching Gifts and Workplace Giving

Your employer may already have programs in place to increase the impact of your charitable donations or volunteer service.

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Regular Giving - Hope Partners
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Hope Partners are special friends who give monthly to The Whitechapel Mission. The gifts of Hope Partners are important and help us provide over 100,000 breakfasts, support our advice and counselling and ensure we are open throughout the night during freezing conditions.

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