Furniture with a Heart is a social enterprise thrift store operation that supports the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio. Social enterprise is growing in the nonprofit sector and is a way for nonprofits to apply business models to their operations. Social enterprise operations provide sustainable sources of revenue that are then invested in the mission of the nonprofit organization.
Turning empty houses into homes.
We’ve served over 55000 families in central ohio
How it works.
Gently used furniture items are donated to the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio to help families in need with furniture and other essential household items. Items that are too large, of exceptional quality or otherwise unusable for families living in less than 1,000 sq feet are transferred to our Furniture With a Heart thrift store operation.
For every $360 in merchandise sold at the thrift store, a low-income family can receive a house full of furniture at the Furniture Bank.
All proceeds from the Furniture with a Heart thrift store are invested into the mission of the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio in order to serve: