Who We Serve
The Furniture Bank of Southeastern Michigan provides beds and furniture to families living at or below the poverty level, collaborating with other human service organizations to serve:
Newborns and Infants
Victims of Domestic Violence
Families Transitioning from Homelessness
Victims of Fire and Foreclosure
Those with Disabilities and Medical Emergencies
Those Receiving Mental Health Services
Additional Facts About the Clients We Serve:
- Through its “Furniture for Families” program, the Furniture Bank served 1,454 client-families in 2015, or more than 4,800 individuals in total.
- Within the families the Furniture Bank served, there were 662 children aged four and under and 853 young people between ages of five and 14.
- Seventy-five percent (75%) of families served had an annual household income (HHI) of $10,000 or less, and 87% had a HHI of $19,000 or less.