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  • 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 […]

  • HFB Board Member Spotlight: Pat Duffy

    This month’s Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) Board Spotlight features Board Member Pat Duffy. Although Pat hasn’t been a member of the Board for long, he has been a part of the organization during a pivotal year in the history of the nonprofit. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, HFB has risen to meet the challenge […]

  • 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 […]

  • The George & Fay Young Foundation Grant Awarded to HFB

    Did you know that in the year following Hurricane Harvey Houston Furniture Bank has provided assistance to more than 2,000 Houston-area families? Our efforts have been made possible by donations from businesses, foundations, families & individuals. We’d like to thank The George & Fay Young Foundation for supporting our services with a $75,000 grant that […]

  • HFB Awarded $1.5 million Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund Grant to Aid Hurricane Harvey Families

    Houston Furniture Bank has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund administered by Greater Houston Community Foundation to provide essential furniture to families affected by the storm. The grant will make it possible for Houston Furniture Bank to provide furniture to 2,000 families to help them recover, expanding the nonprofit’s […]

  • HFB Awarded $250,000 American Red Cross Grant to Aid Hurricane Harvey Families

    Houston Furniture Bank has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the American Red Cross to provide essential furniture to families affected by the storm. The grant will make it possible for Houston Furniture Bank to provide furniture to 200 Houston-area families, supporting the nonprofit’s ongoing efforts to ensure that no child has to eat or […]

  • HFB Partner Spotlight: Communities in Schools Houston

    Communities in Schools Houston (CIS) is a campus-based Dropout Prevention program and one of Houston Furniture Bank’s (HFB) oldest furniture distribution partners. They work to provide direct social services to at-risk students in more than 100 Houston area campuses. CIS also connects students & their families with available community resources – one of those resources […]

  • HFB Board Member Spotlight: Minerva Perez

    Today’s Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) Board Spotlight features Board Member Minerva Perez. A well-known TV journalist, Minerva has been an active HFB Board Member for 10 years. Throughout her years of dedicated service to the organization, she has done everything from help coordinate the Grand Opening Celebration for the new headquarters to volunteering her time […]