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KitAid Monthly Update March 2023

I would like to welcome Shelagh from Sheffield and George from Basingstoke who have recently joined the team as Regional Volunteers for their areas.  Welcome to Team KitAid. March has been another busy month and here are the key highlights.   Totals 12,635 items sent out in March 37,135 items sent out in 2023 971,032 […]

KitAid Monthly Update – February 2023

February was another really busy month with 13,790 items of kit leaving the containers. This increases our totals to 24,500 items sent out in 2023 958,397 items sent since 1998 41,603 items still to go before we reach 1,000,000 items! My prediction is we will reach the magic million sometime in July.   25th Anniversary […]

KitAid Monthly Update – January 23

January has been another really busy month with a staggering amount of kit coming our way, which is exactly what we like as we head for the millionth item.  Here are the monthly figures   10,710 items of kit sent out in January 2023 944,607 items of kit donated since 1998 55,393 items still to donate to reach […]

KitAid Monthly Update – December 2022 – Happy New Year

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas with your family and friends, and wishing you all a happy, healthy and fulfilling 2023. 2023 is of course a big year for KitAd as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary and look forward to reaching 1 Million items of donated kit. Here are the end of year totals […]

Happy Christmas from KitAid

Thank you for your support in 2022. Final figures are still to come, but so far in 2022 we have donated a massive 111,695 items of kit and 932,647 items since 1998 We look forward to reaching 1 Million items next year, in our 25th Anniversary year. Happy Christmas from KitAid

KitAid Monthly Update – November 2022

November was another really busy month with kit either leaving or arriving at the containers most days.  Here are the monthly totals   Total items sent in November  –  13,850 Total items sent so far in 2022 –  106,130 Total items sent since 1998      –  927,082   Countries supported – Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya, South […]

KitAid Monthly Update – October 2022

Most months are busy for KitAid but October has been off the scale in terms of the amount of kit donated and received. Here are the latest totals Total amount of kit donated in October         20,825 items Total amount of kit donated in 2022               92,280 items […]

KitAid Monthly Update – August 2022

August was a really busy month at the containers, and we are now back to two of them again, which saves us £162 per month.  Here are the latest despatch figues. 11,690 items of kit donated in August 68.830 items of kit donated in 2022 889,782 items of kit donated since 1998 We are getting close […]

KitAid – Do Not Scratch Your Eyes podcast interview

Many thanks to the guys from the Watford fan podcast, DNSYE, for allowing me to spend 40 plus minutes sharing the history of KitAid. It is great to be given so much airtime as most radio interviews tend to be no longer than 10 to 15 minutes. We covered a lot and the feedback has […]

KitAid Update – June/July 2022

June and July have both been extremely busy for KitAid, with a lot of kit coming in and going out.  Here are the totals for each month.   June  –                                          6,020 items donated July  –    […]