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NFBA to be spotlighted at the High Point Market

The National Furniture Bank Association has been selected as one of Six Causes that will be spotlighted at the upcoming annual High Point Market in High Point, NC, from October 22-27, 2011. Market attendees,manufacturers and distributors will be invited to support these six causes during the conference, with one specific cause being spotlighted each day. […]

NFBA Members’ Conference – November 2011

The National Furniture Bank Association (NFBA) is planning a conference for NFBA members on November 9-11, 2011. It has been 4 years since the NFBA’s first conference in 2007, and Tom Polk (founder and past chair, NFBA Board) has been working with Jim Elfering of Bridging in Minneapolis, MN and Suzie Jordan of Mustard Seed […]

Furniture Bank and Inmates making Dressers

The Furniture Bank of Central Ohio was growing weary of never having enough dressers for the nearly 4,000 families per year they provided free furniture to. So in June 2010, several staff members and volunteers set out to expand the kitchen table building process to include 4-drawer dressers. After several prototype iterations, the best design […]