HomeAhead (Boulder) collects donated furniture and household items for distribution to people transitioning out of homelessness. Together with our partners, we create comfortable living spaces for newly housed individuals and families in Boulder and across the Front Range.
Since 2019, HomeAhead, based in Boulder, CO, has helped furnish over 425 apartments!
HomeAhead collects and distributes donated furniture and household items to formerly homeless clients who are transitioning to their homes in the Boulder - Front Range area.
Some of the agencies that refer clients to HomeAhead include: Bridge House/Ready to Work, Boulder Shelter for the Homeless, Boulder Mental Health Partners, Mother House, Precious Child, EFAA, HOPE, TGTHR (formally Attention Homes), and Boulder County Housing and Human Services.
Gently Used or New Please
Sofas, chairs, end tables, coffee tables, kitchen tables & chairs, bar stools, beds, dressers, bed frames & book cases
Beds, mattresses, pillows, comforters, sheets, blankets
Dishes, pots, pans, utensils, glasses, mugs & cooking utensils
Towels, shower curtains & bathroom accessories
HOW YOU CAN HELP
Donate space to store inventory.
Donate money to sustain the organization.
Encourage employees to volunteer with HomeAhead.
Inform sellers who need to discard furniture or household items that HomeAhead may be able to use their donations. HomeAhead will provide a donation receipt for tax purposes.
This is a WIN-WIN-WIN!
Sellers can donate unwanted items and can feel good about helping others.
Realtors can add value to their sellers by helping sellers move out.
Newly housed individuals will have a new home with free gently used furniture!
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS TO:
Launder donated sheets and towels.
Sort & pack donations.
Coordinate donation pickups or deliveries.
Move furniture & household items.
TRICIA DESSEL @ COMPASS
Compass Real Estate
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