Here are just some of the incredible stats and quotes uncovered in the Your Local Pantry Social Impact Report, demonstrating the positive impact the scheme is having within communities and lives... 

(Scroll to the bottom to read our full social impact report.)

If Your Local Pantry had 100 members...

95

would say

being a member has improved their household finances

98

would say

tackling food waste is important to them

70

would feel

more connected to their local community through the Pantry

69

would say

being a member has improved their physical health

76

would say

being a member has improved their mental health

57

would have

made new friends

59

would say

they are eating less processed foods

64

would say

they now eat more fresh fruit and vegetables

10

would like to

volunteer at the Pantry

Pantries Impact Report 2021

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Helping people have hope, that’s what the Pantry is about, helping people have hope, dignity and choice, even if you don’t have anything else, if you have those, you can survive.

Volunteer at Peckham Pantry
London
St George's Pantry Volunteer Holding Leaflet

Being a Pantry member means healthier meals, less stress, more money to pay bills

St Andrew’s Pantry
Liverpool