UK Charities Quiz - St Mungo's 01 (Questions)

St Mungo's opens doors for homeless people. Mainly based in London and the South, they provide emergency shelter, support towards recovery and help to prevent rough sleeping. They help thousands of homeless people every year. Play this quiz to learn more.

1. In 2009/2010, how many people were counted as homeless in London?
[ ] 256
[ ] 708
[ ] 2,147
[ ] 3,673
2. In total, how many hostel beds are there available in London on any night for the homeless community?
[ ] 6,877
[ ] 13,592
[ ] 16,686
[ ] 21,785
3. In which year was the St Mungo’s charity started?
[ ] 1919
[ ] 1949
[ ] 1969
[ ] 1989
4. Why is the charity called St Mungo’s?
[ ] It was named after the hospital in Harry Potter
[ ] St Mungo is the patron saint of the homeless
[ ] The founder was called Mr Mungo
[ ] To enhance its reputation with the police in London
5. Which of the following services do St Mungo’s offer to the homeless community?
[ ] Accommodation
[ ] Mental Health and substance use needs
[ ] Training and education
[ ] All of the above
6. In 2009/2010 the St Mungo outreach team helped almost ....... people off the streets.
[ ] 250 people
[ ] 300 people
[ ] 550 people
[ ] 600 people
7. In 2009/2010, St Mungo’s provided accommodation for ....... homeless people every night.
[ ] 650 people
[ ] 700 people
[ ] 1,400 people
[ ] 1,600 people
8. St Mungo’s offers services in which city?
[ ] Bristol
[ ] London
[ ] Oxford
[ ] All of the above
9. Where does the largest portion of St Mungo’s income come from?
[ ] Bank loans
[ ] Fundraising
[ ] Government funding
[ ] Rent
10. Which famous people have visited St Mungo’s Hostels?
[ ] Duke of Kent
[ ] George Michael
[ ] Jeremy Paxman
[ ] All of the above

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UK Charities Quiz - St Mungo's 01 (Answers)
1. In 2009/2010, how many people were counted as homeless in London?
[ ] 256
[ ] 708
[ ] 2,147
[x] 3,673
2. In total, how many hostel beds are there available in London on any night for the homeless community?
[ ] 6,877
[ ] 13,592
[x] 16,686
[ ] 21,785
3. In which year was the St Mungo’s charity started?
[ ] 1919
[ ] 1949
[x] 1969
[ ] 1989
4. Why is the charity called St Mungo’s?
[ ] It was named after the hospital in Harry Potter
[ ] St Mungo is the patron saint of the homeless
[ ] The founder was called Mr Mungo
[x] To enhance its reputation with the police in London
5. Which of the following services do St Mungo’s offer to the homeless community?
[ ] Accommodation
[ ] Mental Health and substance use needs
[ ] Training and education
[x] All of the above
6. In 2009/2010 the St Mungo outreach team helped almost ....... people off the streets.
[ ] 250 people
[ ] 300 people
[x] 550 people
[ ] 600 people
7. In 2009/2010, St Mungo’s provided accommodation for ....... homeless people every night.
[ ] 650 people
[ ] 700 people
[ ] 1,400 people
[x] 1,600 people
8. St Mungo’s offers services in which city?
[ ] Bristol
[ ] London
[ ] Oxford
[x] All of the above
9. Where does the largest portion of St Mungo’s income come from?
[ ] Bank loans
[ ] Fundraising
[x] Government funding
[ ] Rent
10. Which famous people have visited St Mungo’s Hostels?
[ ] Duke of Kent
[ ] George Michael
[ ] Jeremy Paxman
[x] All of the above