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  • HFB Client Profile: Rachel Thomas

    The Power Of A Dresser: A Houston Furniture Bank Client Profile At Houston Furniture Bank, we are truly inspired by our clients. They are hopeful and hardworking individuals who have fought long and hard to achieve stability. Rachel Thomas is a heartwarming example of the clients who come in through our Furniture Distribution Center, and […]

  • HFB Staff Profile: Carye Blackwell

    Second Chance Hire Brings Bountiful Return to Houston Furniture Bank Carye Blackwell has been with Houston Furniture Bank for nearly two years. During that time, he has worked his way up from being an entry-level warehouse hire to becoming warehouse manager to taking over the administration of our Mattress Recycling Center. Wherever Carye has applied […]

  • HFB 26th Anniversary Celebration

    Celebrate with us! Houston Furniture Bank 26th Anniversay Celebration Saturday, March 30, 2019, 12-4PM Special Guests: Mayor Sylvester Turner and Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia Houston Furnture Bank Board of Directors and staff cordiall invite you to join friends, supporters, volunteers and community members at Houston Furniture Bank. We are excited to announce the official kickoff of […]

  • HFB Client Profile: Brenda Rogers

    From homeless to a stable home, learn more about one client’s journey An enthusiastic “all of it!” was Brenda Rogers’s response when asked to name her favorite item of furniture for her new apartment. Brenda had just passed through Houston Furniture Bank’s (HFB) Distribution Center, selecting the essential furniture that would soon be hers. HFB […]

  • HFB Staff Profile: Flor Espinosa

    This month Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) is beginning a series of profiles highlighting the dedicated staff that makes our programs and services so successful! Meet Flor Espinosa, an expert  mattress maker and new member of the Houston Furniture Bank team. Flor has been been making mattresses for more than 20 years! In 2018, HFB purchased […]

  • HFB Board Member Spotlight: Mark Montgomery

    Today’s Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) Board Spotlight features Board Member Mark Montgomery. Mark has been on the Board of Directors for three years and has provided significant support to the Mattress Recycling Center. He has remained committed to the success of Houston Furniture Bank during times of great need, including the relocation after the fire […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Service Update – October 2018

    Houston Furniture Bank’s Hurricane Harvey relief efforts continue with two new assistance programs. Since Hurricane Harvey struck the Houston area, Houston Furniture Bank has been providing furniture essentials for individuals and families that were devastated by the storm and the subsequent flooding.  This assistance began thanks to the generous donations of individuals and businesses from […]

  • HFB Donor Highlight: Article.

    Houston Furniture Bank received a large donation this week from furniture company Article including sofas, chairs, and ottomans. Article has already donated three truckloads of furniture this year, giving back right here in our community. Our clients have been so excited to receive this stylish, high quality furniture. Our sponsors make it possible for HFB […]

  • Meadows Foundation Matched $50,000 in Donations to HFB

    In December 2017, Houston Furniture Bank shared a donation opportunity with friends and supporters – the ability for your donations to have double the impact with a matching grant from The Meadows Foundation. What this meant that, during the donation period, every dollar raised (totaling $50,000) would be matched by the Foundation. You helped us […]