Furnishing the Futures of Families in Need

 

FURNISHING HOPE OF MASSACHUSETTS, INC. DONATION FACT SHEET

What items does Furnishing Hope of Massachusetts accept?

Furnishing Hope accepts donations of new and gently used home goods and furniture.

Do you offer pick up of donated goods?

Yes, we do.

Is there a pick up fee?

We do not require a fee for our pick up services but will gratefully accept any monetary donations to cover travel expenses incurred.

How many items do I need to have for the pick up?

We ask that all pickups include at least four to five “major” furniture items (mattress, sofa, kitchen table and chairs, dresser, etc.) or multiple non-major items.

Does Furnishing Hope of Massachusetts pick up in my area?

We are currently scheduling pick-ups in and outside the Boston area.

How do I know if my furniture and home goods meet the Furnishing Hope criteria for “gently used”?

*Some questions to ask about each item:
     - Does the furniture or home good have any stains, odors or pet hair? If so, we are unable to accept it.
     - Does the furniture or home good have major wear or major tears? If so, we are unable to accept it.
     - Does the furniture or home good require major fixes to be used? If so, we cannot accept it.

*If you are still not sure, a Furnishing Hope team member will gladly come to your home prior to your scheduling a pickup to see if the furniture/home goods you wish to donate meet the “gently used” criteria.

Once you have determined which furniture items you are donating, please email a photo of those items to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for our inventory database.

How do I schedule a pick up?

You can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 857-229-7528 to schedule a pick-up. If leaving a message, please include your name, town, phone number and items you would like to donate. We will call you back as soon as possible

How should I prepare my items for pick up?

We are happy provide you with tags/labels in advance of the pickup to identify those items to be donated.

Do I get a tax receipt?

You will receive a tax receipt from Furnishing Hope for all furniture and home goods donations.

 

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  • Furnishing Hope of Massachusetts, Inc.
  • 99 Bishop Allen Drive
  • Suite 100
  • Cambridge, MA
  • 02139
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  • T: 857.229.7528