2012 – Served 25+ homeless veterans throughout Ward Co.
           – Three food shipments arrived in December 2012
           – Upgraded record keeping system
2014 – Building moved next to Dakota Antiques on 1st Street
2015 – Moved to current location (1725 W Burdick Expy)
           – Building size 2,200 sq. ft
           – Total volunteers = 95
           – Online Client Manager System implemented
           – Clients in system = 1,747 (May 17)
           – Households served = 7,637
           – Families served per month = 636
           – 22 weekly food donation pickups by 12 volunteers
           – Monthly budget = $8,000 - $10,000 (building & food   

                purchases)
           – Funding provided by United Methodist Committee on

                Relief (UMCOR) and local donations

NOTE: Volunteers work an avg. of 640 hours/month.  Cost savings = $13,400

1994 – Started at Faith United Methodist Church
           – Located at University Ave and 8th St NW, Minot, ND
           – Pantry size was approximately 200 sq. ft
           – Served one person at a time; avg. of four per day
           – Average number of families served each month = 35 
           – Total volunteers = 6
           – Worked off a monthly budget of $400
           – Funding provided by FUMC and donations

2003 – New addition added
            – Space increased to about 400 sq. ft (included a cooler and freezer) 
2005 – Households served = 3,522
            – Implemented new record keeping system 
2011 – Due to flood, services moved to a trailer located at T & C Shopping Center
           – Operations moved to Goodwill Auxiliary Building (1405 S Broadway)
           – Building consisted of four rooms (approximately 1,200 sq. ft)
           – Pre-bagging monthly groceries began
           – Total volunteers = 12 (includes pantry and pick-up people) 

2012 – September—The Welcome Table was organized as a non-profit org
           – Included established Board of Directors and By-Laws
           – $35,000 startup monies via donations
           – Households served = 6,770




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