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Summer 2017 Red Chair Times Newsletter


Bed Race 2017: May 6th at Hollywood Casino

Early Bird Bed Race Prices through 3/31

The Furniture Bank of Central Ohio is excited to roll out this fun, family friendly event! All it takes is 5 people, 4 wheels, 1 twin bed and a little imagination. Get a bed (or rent one from us), decorate it and dress in family friendly costumes- then race at Hollywood Casino. Early Bird registrationContinue Reading

Fall 2016 Red Chair Times Newsletter

Red Chair Times Newsletter- Summer 2016

Columbus Green Purge- June 25th

Bring your donations to the Columbus Green Purge on June 25th at the Ohio History Center at 800 E 17th Ave from 8am to 2pm! Visit www.columbus.gov/greenpurge for more information

Store Grand Opening

Our grand opening weekend April 15th and 16th was a huge success. In the first two days the store did $50,000 in sales.

FIRST LOOK: Furniture Bank’s social enterprise thrift store opens Friday

The Furniture Bank of Central Ohio is ready to take the wraps off its first social enterprise thrift store. Furniture with a Heart opens Friday at 2165 Morse Road in Columbus. The nonprofit has converted an old Rite Rug Co. store into a shop that will sell all kinds of items for the home, includingContinue Reading

Nonprofit adds retail component

Officials with the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio want to start selling sofas and coffee tables and recliners in order to keep giving away sofas and coffee tables and recliners. It’s called “social enterprise,” and it’s what nonprofit organizations have to do these days to survive, according to Steve Votaw, president of the Furniture BankContinue Reading

Spring 2016 Newsletter