Our Impact in 2018

  • Over 4,600 volunteers, offering over 27,690 hours of their time.

  • New figures reveal that 4,134 people were found sleeping rough on any given night in England in 2017, 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 2017, an increase of 7% on the previous year.

  • Rough sleeping in England has now increased by 169% since 2010

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

  • 101,835 breakfasts served during this year, an average of 279 a day.

  • 5,412 different people used our services during this year.

  • 2,917 people used our advice services during the past year. 296 were women.

  • 18% of people using our services are under 26 years of age.

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

  • 36 people were helped to find employment

  • 41 were referred to drug or alcohol programmes.

  • 198 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.

  • 79 people found permanent accomodation, either a flat or apartment. 258 people found a hostel during this year.

  • 12 birth certificates purchased during this year.

  • 27 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.

Stephenson Harwood - Superhero in the City - 5k Run - 13th June

Stephenson Harwood

We are running in the Superhero in the City event to raise money for Whitechapel Mission. Its a 5k run and we will be dressed in capes and masks. For more details on the event see here- https://www.superherointhecity.co.uk/#home-section

The Whitechapel Mission has been serving the homeless and marginalised for 143 years – including a day centre, skills training and career advice, activity programmes and specialist support for complex needs. By encouraging each person to address the issues which caused their homelessness, they help them to gain the skills and confidence to make lasting changes in their lives. To find out about Whitechapel Mission click here- https://whitechapel.org.uk/

Total Raised: £886.25

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Helene Williamson - Climbing Kilimanjaro - 15th June

Helene Williamson

I'm climbing to 5,895m (that's the top) of Kilimanjaro in June in aid of amazing homeless charity Whitechapel Mission. Apart from the climb itself, it's going to be nine days without wifi, espresso or hot showers, as we sleep in tents the whole way up and down.

Total Raised: £2,553.75

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Monopoly Challenge

Monopoly Challenge

Take in London’s iconic landmarks in this challenge within the heart of the capital.

The date for the 2019 challenge is: Thursday 20th June. Time: noon - 4pm

Support the homeless by taking on the Monopoly Challenge.

Total Raised: £2,732.15

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Russell Investments - JP Morgan Corporate Challenge - 3rd July

Russell Investments

Russell Investments involved in the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge 2019

On Wednesday 3 July 2019, we will be running a 5.6km race around Battersea Park (easier for some of us than for others!) in an effort to raise money for The Whitechapel Mission, an entity we are truly inspired by. This charity specialises in supporting the homeless and helping them break free from poverty. They are open 365 days a year and see as many as 300 men and women a day, providing food, shelter, clothing, medical care and employment.

Total Raised: £668.75

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Daniela Zheleva - Richmond Runfest Half Marathon - 15th Sept

Daniela Zheleva

In September I am going to (attempt to) run my first half marathon, and I will be fundraising for The Whitechapel Mission.

I previously had the opportunity to volunteer at the Whitechapel Mission and witnessed the amazing work they do in helping the homeless community of east London. As well as providing a hot breakfast and shower facilities on a daily basis, they offer support in the form of skills training and career advice.

Total Raised: £75.00

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Deltra Group - Three Peaks challenge - 1st June

Deltra Group

The team at Deltra Group, a London-based recruitment agency, who resource for organisations in need of support to strengthen their programme and project teams, are passionate about helping their clients find the best possible candidate for their organisations. They now want to extend this good will towards those who need an extra helping hand.

Total Raised: £3,842.25

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