Half-Pint by the Numbers: Fall 2013


45,000 – Number of (estimated) available items for sale
1,575 – Total sales of our top Consignor this sale
43 – Percent of total sales purchased by Volunteers and Consignors
252 – Number of shoppers waiting to get in on Friday when the doors opened at Noon (not including littles in carriers, of course!)
12 – Number of Consignors who sold over $900 worth of items
581– Total Number of consignors who registered for the Fall 2013 sale
93 – Number of these people who were new to Half-Pint
176 – Number of consignors who donated items to our Charitable Partners
5 – Fee, in dollars, that Consignors are charged for being in the sale
99+ – Percent of items that were half-price on Sunday (Only 5 items on the whole sales floor were not eligible for the half-price discount!)
70+– Number of bags of fall/winter items and gear donated
47 – Number of Cities in Wisconsin where Consignors live
(Top 4, in order: Madison, Sun Prairie, McFarland, and Fitchburg)
46  – Percentage of consignors that live in Madison
1 – Number of Consignors that live on the same street as Ellen’s Grandmother-in-law in Milwaukee!
1,399 – Total Number of Volunteer Hours
17 – Number of Supporters
603 – Number of Places and Organizations where Volunteers posted information about Half-Pint
150 – Number of food-cart  Sliders eaten by Half-Pinters in just two days
170 –  Number of hours Lisa and Ellen spent at the Madison Curling Club over the five days
15 –  Pounds of Candy consumed by Volunteers
175 –  Number of days until the Spring 2014 Half-Pint Resale
0 – Cost to Enter or Park at the Sale (always free!)

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