Community Warehouse

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.
Silverware   Clean.
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.
*Can Openers
Dish Racks
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 tearswill 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.


*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


Posted 3/27/17