How we help

A Few Statistics from Interfaith Ministries

Emergency Assistance:
• Rent Assistance
• Prescription Assistance
• Heat and Utility Assistance
• Transportation Assistance
• Total Served in 2014: 2,210
• Total Client Assistance: $168,312
• Number of Volunteers: 3
• Volunteer Hours: 1,775
 
SenioRX
• Long term prescription assistance for those without prescription assistance or those who have exceeded their Medicare Part D gap
• Cooperative effort with East Alabama Planning Commission, local physicians, and pharmaceutical companies
• Clients Served in 2014: 1,107
• New Clients Enrolled in 2014: 199
• Prescriptions Accessed in 2014: 3,636
• Dollar Value of Prescriptions Accessed in 2014: $2,484,618
• Dollar Value of Prescriptions Accessed since 2002: $32,972,376
 
Adult Dental Program:
• Dental services provided to underserved low income adults
• Total Served in 2014: 503
• Served in Interfaith Clinic: 327
• Referred to Local Dentists for Care: 176
• Total Client Assistance: $31,342
• Number of Volunteers: 15
• Volunteer Hours: 754
 
The Open Door:
• Hospitality to homeless and displaced persons by providing: coffee, showers, blankets, sleeping bags, toiletries, and snacks
• Use of phone, computer, and mailbox
• Assistance with Identification and Birth Certificates
• Shelter Assistance
• Transportation Assistance
• Provide a caring environment for hurting people
• Number of Homeless Identified: 357
• Total Number of Visits to Interfaith: 5,363
• Number of Showers Provided: 365
• Number of Volunteers: 25
• Volunteer Hours: 1,602
 
Meals On Wheels:
• Hot, lunchtime meals provided to homebound persons
• Delivered by volunteers
• Clients Served in 2014: 163
• Meals Served in 2014: 17,797
• Number of Volunteers: 125
• Volunteer Hours: 3,025
 
Community Garden:
• Provides food and meaningful activity for Interfaith clients and volunteers
• Community partners helped to plow the garden, plant the seeds, water the plants, and pick the vegetables.
• Participants sold produce at a local farmer’s market
• All who worked in the garden could have produce
• Devotions led by church leaders
• Number of Volunteers: 20
• Volunteer Hours: 700
 
Christmas Clearing House:
• Christmas assistance for families and individuals living below the poverty level
• Organized and overseen by volunteers
• Families Served in 2014: 331
• Individuals Served in 2014: 1,156
• Total Client Assistance 2014: $49,676
• Number of Volunteers: 116
• Volunteer Hours: 525
 
Jobs For Life:
• Biblically based training which helps develop character and connect individuals to a community of support to help them gain self-esteem and job seeking skills.
• 16 Classes
• Provides mentors for each participant
• Clients Served in 2014: 5
• Number of Volunteers: 32
• Volunteer Hours: 366