Events

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 registration (through March 31st) 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.

Big Hearts 2017

Big Hearts 2017 will be held on Friday September 8th at Strongwater Food and Spirits. We will eat, drink and be entertained while we learn about the Furniture Bank’s mission to provide furniture to stablize living situations for central Ohio families and individuals struggling with poverty and other severe life challenges.  

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

Big Hearts 2016- Friday September 9

Our annual fundraising event Big Hearts for Empty Houses will be on  September 9, 2016 at Strongwater Food and Spirits. Click here for more information.

Bed Race- May 21, 2016

          Thank you to all of our 18 teams, 90 racers, our sponsors Hollywood Casino Columbus, BMI Federal Credit Union and Schneider Downs and our nearly 150 donors that helped us to raise more than $14,000 for families this past weekend at our Bed Race! You can still donate through theContinue Reading

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.

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!

BED RACE REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

          Registration for the 2016 Bed Race is now open! Visit furniturebankcoh.org/bedrace to sign up today!

Save The Date For The Bed Race!

          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 inContinue Reading