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FBCO Awarded SWACO 2020 Community Waste Reduction Grant

Posted on August 3, 2020

This year, SWACO generously awarded us a 2020 Community Waste Reduction Grant! These funds were put to good use, as they recently helped us purchase 50 reusable bulk collection containers. With these containers, our team can now more easily collect, transport, and sort essential household items our families need. Thank you, SWACO, for supporting Columbus …

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Morse Road Thrift Store Now Open Tuesdays!

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We’re now open on Tuesdays at our Morse Road location of Furniture with a Heart Thrift Store! Starting tomorrow June 30th, we will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays at our Morse Road Furniture with a Heart Thrift Store.

Updated Hours

Posted on April 21, 2020

Due to COVID-19, we have adjusted our business hours. Our office hours are Mondays through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and Fridays as needed. We are operating on limited staffing, so please leave a voicemail and we will return your call if you do not reach anyone. Furniture Donations that include a mattress or dress are …

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COVID-19

Posted on March 13, 2020

Updated 6/15/20 The health, well-being, and safety of our families served, donors, volunteers, and staff continues to be a major focus. We are monitoring the spread and impact of COVID-19 virus and following the advice of Federal, State and Local government health officials. We are cautiously transitioning towards our previous service levels. Please continue to monitor …

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Communications Coordinator ShareCorps VISTA Member

Posted on March 1, 2020

Communications Coordinator ShareCorps VISTA Member The Furniture Bank of Central Ohio is hiring a full time Communications Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA Member through the Ohio Association of Foodbanks ShareCorps program. What is AmeriCorps VISTA? From the AmeriCorps VISTA website: “AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members bring their passion and perseverance where the need is …

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President’s Message-Winter

Posted on February 7, 2020

Here at the Furniture Bank we are really looking forward to 2020 and hopeful for the opportunities that it will bring to help more central Ohio individuals and families challenged by the effects of poverty.For us this means having enough essential furniture (sofas, tables and chairs, beds, dressers) to give to families in need with …

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