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SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT: Honda Generously Furnishes 100 Local Families’ Homes

Posted on June 9, 2022

We are excited to announce Honda as an official 2022 Furniture for Families program supporter! Their recent grant of $25,000 will directly furnish the homes of 100 families in need in our central Ohio community. Each of these families will visit the Furniture Bank showroom to hand-select 5 to 20 pieces of furniture, such as beds, dressers, …

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Hope to Dream Giveaway Provides Beds for 75 Local Kids!

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On Saturday, June 4th, 75 local kids received brand new beds at Hope to Dream! Thanks to a partnership with Morris Home Furniture, we were able to provide mattresses, bed frames, bedding, and a new book for kids from Gladden Community House, Central Community House, and St. Stephen’s Community House. CJ Stroud, Ohio State quarterback and honorary Hope to Dream Ambassador, came to …

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SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT: Worthington Industries Builds Tables for Families in Need

Posted on May 10, 2022

Recently, we had the pleasure of hosting this hard-working group of volunteers from Worthington Industries. These rockstars built 8 tables and painted many more! We love that we can partner with Columbus-area businesses and organizations to build furniture for local families and reduce the impact of poverty on our community. Thank you, Worthington Industries, for …

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SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT: Ohio Realtors Leadership Academy Goes Above and Beyond

Posted on February 22, 2022

Recently, we had the extreme pleasure of hosting the Ohio Relators Leadership Academy in our woodshop and showroom. This group not only built tables, sorted donations, and packed home goods boxes for families in need, but they also stepped out to buy MORE home goods when they ran through what we had in stock! At …

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STORY OF HOPE: Furniture Bank and Starfish Assignment Help Family with a Fresh Start

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Just before the holidays, our community partner Starfish Assignment referred Angelique and her family for furniture provision. The referring Columbus Division of Police Officer, Antionette Hysell, tells the story of how Starfish Assignment and the Furniture Bank were able to create a new start for Angelique and her family! “I met this family after a …

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Jeremy Ball Named New Board Chair

Posted on January 17, 2022

Please join us in congratulating Jeremy Ball on being named the new chair of the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio Board of Directors! A long-time supporter of the Furniture Bank and board member of 8 years, Jeremy serves as Vice President of Internal Communications, Philanthropy, and Events at Big Lots Stores. He also previously served …

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Shop & Support Local Families This Holiday Season Through AmazonSmile!

Posted on December 7, 2021

Tackling your holiday shopping on Amazon? Select Furniture Bank of Central Ohio as your charity on AmazonSmile here and support local families in need while you shop! It’s completely free for you, and a portion of your purchase is donated to the Furniture Bank thanks to Amazon!