What’s New

2017 Bed Race- May 6 at Hollywood Casino!

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 registration (through March 30th) is $30 per person-a total of $150 per team.

Regular registration is $35 per person-a total of $175 per team after March 30th.

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

Thursday April 28th Volunteer Day

Come down to our woodshop to volunteer on Thursday April 28, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm! Volunteers will be assembling furniture and painting. Closed toed shoes are required. Volunteers under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Space is limited to 25 volunteers- so sign up today!

Saturday April 23rd Volunteer Day

Come down to our woodshop and volunteer on Saturday April 23, 2016 from 9am to 12pm! Volunteers will be assembling furniture and painting. Closed toed shoes are required. Volunteers under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Space is limited to 25 volunteers- so sign up today!