Community Warehouse is your local, nonprofit furniture bank serving the greater Portland area. The Warehouse collects and redistributes donated furniture and household goods to neighbors in need.
MISSION…is to help vulnerable populations improve the quality of their lives and become self-sufficient by providing them with basic household furnishings.
Donate: Goods; Make a one-time gift or become a HomeMaker by with Annual monthly donations.
Not limited to Spring or Fall or any season, it’s always the season to give.
Spring Needs – Set the bedroom: focus collection efforts on linens, lamps, dressers, alarm clocks.
- Twin, full and queen mattresses only. Mattresses need to be clean and reusable, not spots, rips, tears or stains please.
Fall Needs– Set the table: dishware, silverware, pots & pans
Most Needed items (always)
|*Pots & Pans Clean; no excessive wear.|
|Cooking Utensils Clean, no excessive wear.
|*Baking Pans & Dishes Clean; no chips, cracks or broken parts.|
|Dish Sets & Glasses Clean; no chips, cracks or broken parts; microwave safe|
|*Toasters/Toaster Ovens Working condition; no missing parts.|
|Coffee Makers No espresso machines; no missing parts.|
|Mixers & Blenders Working condition; no missing parts.|
|Microwave Ovens Working condition; no missing parts.|
|Cutting Boards No excessive wear.|
|Mixing Bowls No chips or cracks.|
|Dish Rags/Pot Holders No stains, tears, or fraying.|
|*Dressers Good condition; 6 foot or smaller.|
|*Mattresses Free from stains and tears; 15 years or newer; will pick-up Queen size or smaller; King size sets are drop-off only.
|Box Springs Free from stains and tears; will pick-up Queen size or smaller; King size sets are drop-off only.
|Bed Frames Metal, collapsible, “Hollywood”-style only; no wood frames.|
|Futons Must be assembled, mattress and frame must be donated together; wood and metal frames accepted.
|*Kitchen Tables/Chairs Good condition; 5 foot or smaller, NO glass-tops.|
|Coffee & End Tables Good condition; 6 foot or smaller; NO glass-tops|
|Lamps Fully functioning; table or standing; NO kerosene/fuel lamps, lanterns, stoves or heaters|
|Sofa/Loveseats 7 foot or smaller; free from stains and tears; no sectionals or recliner sofas.|
|Hide-a-Beds Drop-off only, no pick-up (NO captain’s beds, trundle beds, or day beds)
|Patio Sets Clean and sturdy; wood, metal, or wicker (no plastic.)|
|Arm Chairs/Recliners Free from stains and tears; working condition.|
|Benches Good condition; 6 foot or smaller.|
|Bookcases 6 foot or smaller; free-standing; no particle-board.|
|Desks 4 foot x 2.5 foot or smaller; free-standing; no particle-board.|
|*Sleeping Pillows Free from stains and tears.|
|Pillowcases Free from stains and tears.|
|Sheets Free from stains and tears.|
|*Blankets Free from stains, tears and excessive wear; no electric blankets
|Towels & Washcloths Free from stains, tears and fraying.|
|Bath Mats Free from stains and tears.|
|Shower Curtains/Rings Free from stains and tears.|
BASIC HOUSEHOLD ITEMS
|*Alarm Clocks Working condition.|
|Fans Working condition; any kind.|
|Mops & Brooms Working, clean condition.|
|Vacuum Cleaners Working condition.|
|Irons/Ironing Boards Working condition, free from stains and tears.|
|A/C Units Small, working condition.|
|Space Heaters Working condition; accepted seasonally.|
|Rugs Bound edges; no larger than 2 foot x 3 foot; no raw carpet; free from stains and tears.|
|TVs No larger than 27″ (flatscreens can be larger); 10 years old or newer; no consoles.|
|Electronics Radios and boomboxes accepted (one component systems only)
|Plastic Storage Bins w/ Lids With lids only; not broken or cracked.|
No large furniture, no king mattresses or armoires
- Warehouse Ambassadors: Help us receive, sort, and shelve home goods and help ensure families get the items they need to set up their homes. Shifts: Monday- Friday 9:45-12:40
- Estate Store Ambassadors: Help us sort, price, display and sell donated items in our stores that raise funds to help fulfill our mission. Shifts: 7 Days per Week 10am- 1pm and/or 1pm- 4pm
- Outreach Ambassadors: Help with special events, outreach fairs, neighborhood clean-ups, and spreading the word! Shifts: Week and Weekend Varying Days/Times
To donate and/or to get involved contact the Community Warehouse communitywarehouse.org