Entries by Audrey Trieschman

Boston College 2019 Move-Out Details, Help Needed

Boston College Move Out – May 12 – May 21 The biggest donation week of the year is coming up for Household Goods, and we could use your help! Boston College’s graduation is Monday, May 20. On that day, and in the week leading up, thousands of BC students will be moving out of their […]

Barb and Ira on WBUR

Lisa Mullins and Lynn Jolicoeur from WBUR 90.9 FM recently came in to interview our beloved founders Barbara and Ira Smith for a series on people working behind the scenes to make a positive change in the world.  The first segment in this series, featuring the Smiths, aired on April 10, during All Things Considered.  […]

Thanks to the Haartz – Curtains Up for Comfort

Many thanks to Denise and Eric Haartz and Haartz Corp. for providing an energy efficient, comfort creating air curtain for the double doors to our main entrance. This wonderful convection device uses downward blowing air to keep a constant temperature environment inside the building while the doors are open. Clients, volunteers and visitors alike will […]

Much Needed Mattress Donation

Mark’s Moving & Storage, Inc. Mattress Magic to the rescue! Our mattress room was empty, but client needs were high for mattresses this week. Thanks to Mark’s Moving & Storage, Inc., dozens of people in need will be sleeping more soundly for the holidays and beyond – with visions of sugarplums, perhaps.

You Did It!

Thank you to the many supporters who took advantage of our recent matching gift challenge to make a donation to Household Goods. Together, we reached the goal, and the Edna M. Story Trust will generously match $25,000 in Annual Appeal donations made to Household Goods. Your generosity will help make a home for hundreds of families […]