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  • HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF FUND

    A Houston Furniture Bank status update Houston Furniture Bank’s Hurricane Harvey relief efforts began immediately after the hurricane impacted the area in August 2017. Our efforts to date have consisted of three different phases: Phase One: immediately after the hurricane dissipated Phase Two: when process improvements were taken Phase Three: upon receipt of a grant […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Celebrates 25 Years of Making Empty Houses Homes

    The Houston Furniture Bank held a celebration event to commemorate a special milestone: 25 years of providing area families and individuals with essential furniture basics and Making Empty Houses Homes. Congressman Gene Green, Council Member Robert Gallegos, and radio personality Rod Ryan joined Houston Furniture Bank staff, volunteers, sponsors, supporters, and friends to mark this […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Receives $750,000 Grant From Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

    Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) is pleased to announce that the 25-year-old nonprofit organization is one of the recipients of the Greater Houston Community Foundation’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. The fund was set up by Houston’s Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Ed Emmet to support the long-term relief and reconstruction efforts in the Greater […]

  • Your Donations Can Have Double the Impact With the Meadows Foundation Matching Grant

    An Opportunity Right now, Houston Furniture Bank supporters and donors have the opportunity to have their donations make a double impact! Meadows Foundation has challenged Houston Furniture Bank to raise $50,000 by January 30, 2018. From now until then, the foundation will match every dollar raised up to that amount. That means that for every […]

  • NWTV

    A Night With The Vintners

    When: Saturday, September 17th, 2016 Where: Wild Stallion Vineyards in Spring, Texas Hosts: Karen and Larry Cress with Carol and Phil Garner Please join us for a VIP Reception followed by a multi-course dinner complete with wine pairings. The celebration will also include a live band and auction all benifitting the Houston Furniture Bank. If […]

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    Landmark Furniture Drive

    Furniture Drive Benefiting the Houston Furniture Bank On March 11th-13th Landmark Furniture is holding a furniture drive to benefit The Houston Furniture Bank by collecting gently used furniture donations. The Furniture Bank is a non-profit organization whose mission is to furnish hope by making empty houses homes. Furniture donations can be dropped off at address: […]

  • IIDA Product Runway 2016

    It’s that time of year again for one of the Houston Furniture Bank’s favorite events, IIDA’s Product Runway 2016!! Come join us for a night of drinks, fashion, and fun as we check out this year’s contenders. The theme this year is “Avant Art” and we cannot wait to see the creativity and brilliance each […]

  • Steve Gombar 1952-2015

    Steve Gombar, a volunteer and founding board member of the Houston Furniture Bank, passed away peacefully during the early hours of December 13th, 2015. Steve has been involved with the Furniture Bank since it’s inception in 1992. Steve Gombar always cared greatly about people and his dedication will forever be an example to follow. Steve […]

  • HFB Grant Writing Workshop

    HOUSTON FURNITURE BANK GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP Come and learn how to write a Grant and help families in need! When: November 2nd Where: University of Houston –Graduate School of Social Work Conference Room Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Lunch and refreshments will be provided If you are interested contact Oli Mohammed: oli@houstonfurniturebank.org or Mariella […]

  • Rod Ryan’s Haunted Hump Day at Screamworld 2015

    SCARING UP DOLLARS FOR A GOOD CAUSE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 7-10PM THE ROD RYAN SHOW PRESENTS “HAUNTED HUMP DAY” Screamworld, featuring 5 of Houston’s premier haunted houses, will open for a special night with 100% of the proceeds donated to the Houston Furniture Bank. The Houston Furniture Bank, a non-profit 501c 3 organization, provides free […]