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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:

  • Children
  • 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
  • Foster Parents
  • Seniors
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.