Entries by Audrey Trieschman

United Way Day of Caring

Thank you to the United Way Day of Caring for organizing TUV from Littleton to come to Household Goods to help out this week. The group stayed busy cleaning sofas and sorting linens.

Goods Drive + Ice Cream Social

Thank you, Enterprise Bank!  Employees of Enterprise Bank collected boxes of usable household items and donated proceeds from an ice cream social to Household Goods, all to help those in need make a home.

Now Hiring: Full-Time Volunteer Coordinator

We are looking for a permanent, full- time volunteer coordinator responsible for matching volunteers with volunteer opportunities. This important position is key to ensuring that the organization is adequately staffed to meet client and donor needs. Other responsibilities include coordinating volunteer groups maintaining volunteer data base and generating reports. The volunteer coordinator will work Tuesday-Saturday. […]

Thank You to Corning Incorporated Foundation

Thank you to Corning employee Greg Hoff for successfully nominating Household Goods for a $1,000 Corning Incorporated Foundation Employee Vibrant Community Grant! The purpose of the grant is to create opportunities for employees to nominate non-profits they feel will make their community dynamic, strong and nurturing. The grant will go far in furthering Household Goods’ […]

Thank you to Mark’s Moving

Thank you to Mark’s Moving – Helping People Move and Partnering to Help People Make a Home. Mark’s Moving and Storage has been a reliable and important source of high quality donations for the last three years. This summer alone they brought us six trailer loads of much needed household items. They have also come to […]

Thank You for Your Vote

Thanks to the many subscribers who voted for Household Goods to receive a grant for ad space in the Boston Globe, we placed 15th overall with $9,500 in vouchers. This was another great show of support that will help us continue to get our mission and message out. Visit the Globe Grant Leaderboard to see […]

Thank You in Words and Pictures

We love when clients share their “after” photos with us. Following her recent visit to Household Goods, Christina sent us several pictures along with these words of thanks: Thank you for your service, and the beautiful furniture I could get and put in my small studio, where my son and I now live. I love it all and wanted […]

Bountiful Goods from Boston College

At the end of May, as Boston College prepared for graduation, Household Goods volunteers spent 10 days on campus, collecting truckloads of household items as students vacated their dorms in a monumental effort that brought together long-time volunteers, individuals, and special groups all working as one to help people make a home. This year, we […]