Why Donate to the Furniture Bank?
We take stewardship of donor dollars very seriously and rely on them to continue to operate at the scale and effectiveness we are able to operate at today.
- 206,420+ people are living in poverty in Franklin County
- 69,600+ children are living in poverty in Franklin County
- 3,500 families are served every year by the Furniture Bank
- 100% of your donation is tax-deductible
- 89% of your donation is directly applied to program services
No Donation Is Too Small.But the more you give, the faster a need is filled.
At the Furniture Bank, donated dollars accumulate into real results.
Every $100 donated
provides tables and chairs for two families.
Every $250 donated
furnishes a family’s home
Every $500 donated
furnishes two houses with essential furniture
There Are Lots of Ways to Give (And Join Our Mission).
We’re making it easy (and fun!) to transform empty houses into warm homes.
Use this form to make a donation now.
Text a Donation
Text “furniture” to 243725. Follow the prompts to donate the amount of your choice.
Participate in the Annual Bed Race
Each year, teams gather to compete for the top prize. Learn more
Have a question about donating to the furniture bank. Just contact us!
How Your Money Will Be Used
We take stewardship of donor dollars seriously as they go directly to program services. Our staff works hard to ensure that all monies donated are used to furnish homes for families. In order to do this, we keep our program, staff and fundraising costs as low as possible.
Yes! Both financial donations and furniture donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Consult a tax professional for advice about your specific circumstances.
Yes! There are several ways your company can get involved through event sponsorships, donations, or workplace giving campaigns. Contact Us To Find Out How
We work with a number of local social service organizations who refer their clients to us. The Furniture Bank does not determine eligibility. Each agency makes its own determination regarding eligibility.
Want to Go Big?
Workplace giving campaigns are a great way to mobilize a group of people to raise money for the Furniture Bank. Groups like Big Lots and others have organized campaigns. Getting started is easy – simply contact us to inquire about the program. Contact Us To Discuss A Workplace Campaign