For information on a program that replaces old refridgerators (ClearCorps) as well as other Weatherization programs that replace household items (furnaces, hot water tanks, etc.), go
SERVES MULTIPLE COUNTIES!
Phone: 844-humbled (844-486-2533)
Humble Design serves individuals, families, and veterans emerging from homelessness by transforming empty houses into welcoming homes using donated furniture and household
goods. Our warehouses are curated by design teams that personalize homes based on our
clients’ needs and preferences. More than a makeover, it’s a start over.
Building Beds 4 Kids
14241 W. Eleven Mile
Oak Park, MI 48237
Building Beds 4 Kids provides twin size beds for children in Metropolitan Detroit who have
no bed, giving priority to families navigating foster care, families transitioning out of home-
lessness and families starting over. However, inquires from all parties are welcome. Bed
requests are generally submitted by supporting organizations, which also coordinate the
bed pick up. Beds are available to be picked-up by appointment only by either the family
or by the supporting organization from the Building Beds 4 Kids facility at the address
HERE TO HELP FOUNDATION
P.O. Box 480
Royal Oak, MI 48068
Open to Wayne County & Oakland County.
The Furniture Bank of S.E. Michigan
333 N. Perry
Pontiac, MI 48342
Our goal is to make sure that every family in Metropolitan Detroit is living in a properly
furnished home; that every child is getting a healthy start in life by sleeping in a warm
bed or crib; and that all useable furniture helps those who are most vulnerable live with
dignity. Collects gently used furniture and beds to give to low-income families in Oak-
land & Macomb counties. Furniture must be picked up at the above address by the
customer. Please see the website for any and all qualifications needed.
U of M Property Disposition
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2155
Items vary but include LOW-COST furniture, office equipment and computers, laptops.
Wayne State Property Warehouse
5700 Cass Suite 4602
Detroit, MI 48202
Phone: 313-577-3676 |
In order to ensure the best utilization of the University's surplus assets, Property
Management maintains a warehouse for used equipment and office furnishings.
These assets can be recycled for use in other departments or sold at warehouse
sales. Warehouse sales are open to public and are held periodically.
Habitat for Humanity Michigan RE-STORES
618 S Creyts Suite A
Lansing, MI 48917
What are ReStores?
ReStores are nonprofit home improvement stores that directly support local Habitat
for Humanity efforts. All ReStores are open to the public, so anyone can shop from
our inventory of new and gently used goods, at a fraction of the retail price. ReStores
accept donated material from building contractors, manufacturers, and the general
public. There are more than 50 ReStore locations across Michigan, all of which sup-
port their local Habitat affiliate.
The Salvation Army National Headquarters
615 Slaters Lane
Alexandria, VA 22314
Family Thrift Stores:
The Salvation Army Southeast Michigan Adult Rehabilitation Center operates 35 metro
Detroit family thrift stores from which all proceeds benefit the nonprofit’s independently
funded, 180-day residential rehabilitation program for men and women.
Serves multiple counties.
St.Vincent de Paul Detroit / Journey to Housing Program
3000 Gratiot Ave.
Detroit, MI 48207
Phone: 313-393-2930 1-877-ST VINCE (1-877-788-4623)
St. Vincent de Paul’s Journey to Housing program seeks to solve the problem of home-
lessness in northwestern Wayne County communities. The Journey to Housing Program
supports those in need of shelter by providing them with move-in costs, furniture, house-
hold goods and monthly rent subsidy until the family can become financially independent
(with 12-18 months of weekly counseling). We help the family work towards self-sufficiency
and assist the family with budgeting, household management, parenting skills and more.
DETROIT & WAYNE COUNTY
To Detroit With Love
ESTABLISHED IN 2017, TO DETROIT, WITH LOVE SAW A NEED IN THE COMMUNITY FOR
DELIVERY OF GENTLY USED CLOTHING, FOOD, AND HOME GOODS. BECAUSE WE LOVE
OUR DETROIT NEIGHBORS IN NEED, WE BRING THOSE GENTLY USED ITEMS WITHOUT
QUESTION. EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO GIVE AND EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO RECEIVE.
WE BRING LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP WITH EVERY DELIVERY. HUMAN CONNECTION, ALONG
WITH FURNISHINGS, IS HOW WE TURN HOUSES INTO HOMES AND NEIGHBORS INTO
FRIENDS. LOCATED IN GROSSE POINTE, MI, WE SERVICE OUR NEIGHBORS ON THE EAST-
SIDE OF DETROIT. DONATION PICKUPS ARE FROM EAST OF VAN DYKE AND SOUTH OF
Detroit's Friendship House
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Phone: 313-873-2007 (Family Shop) 313-871-7443
Free household furnishings to those who live in Hamtramck or nearby Detroit neighborhoods.
Perry Outreach Center
Detroit, MI 48217
- St. Andrew Benedict: 313-381-1184
- St. Mary Magdalen: 313-381-8566
- Christ the Good Shepherd: 313-928-1324
- St. Andre Bessette: 313-383-8514
People in need of help with food, utility bills, clothing, medical, household goods or other
needs, etc. can contact any of the five parishes above! This is open to people who reside
within the boundaries of the five parishes in S.W. Detroit; Lincoln Park, Ecorse, River
Rouge, Melvindale and northern Allen Park. Plans are in progress to offer other services
such as enrichment classes and job counseling.
Samaritan Assistance Center
St. Vincent DePaul (St. Patrick Church)
135 Superior Blvd.
Wyandotte, MI 48192
Food, clothing, household furnishings, utilities, rent or mortgage assistance,
prescriptions, emergency transportation, gas voucher.
Capuchin Soup Kitchen
1820 Mount Elliot
Detroit, MI 48207
Capuchin Service Center
Detroit, MI 48211
Distributes appliances and furniture for families reestablishing households after a fire
or a stay in a shelter. There are no geographic eligibility criteria; however, all recipients
of service are interviewed by an emergency assistance worker. Identification must be
provided for all individuals for whom assistance is requested.
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
Detroit, MI 48226
Supplies household supplies as resources permit.
STEP Thrift Store and Donation Center
15413 Dix Toledo
Southgate, MI 48195
35004 W. Michigan Ave.
Wayne, MI 48184
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
ASSOCIATED CHARITIES of Lenawee County
221 S. Tecumseh
Adrian, MI 49221
The "Daily Distribution" program is the day to day operation of receiving and distributing
items such as clothing, furniture, shoes, appliances, and other household items to low-
income families in Lenawee County. On average 50-60 families are seen each day.
Damascus Road Ministries
P.O. Box 426
301 S. Tecumseh
Adrian, MI 49221
Damascus Road Ministries offers beds to those that can not afford them. We work with local
agencies to meet those needs.
Macomb Feed the Need
27151 Gratiot Ave.
Roseville, MI 48066
Our Homeless to Housing Program partnered with Macomb Feeding the Need has been
providing a true need for home goods. We provide donated furniture and other house-
hold items including dishes, pots and pans, etc., for those who have chosen to change
their life for the better. Ultimately, our goal is to help individuals obtain employment and
help them get off the streets. We do this by providing on the job training, help them build
a resume and provide them with clothing for an interview. After they have secured emp-
loyment, we connect them with other ministries who provide financial educational resour-
ces. This helps them secure funds for security deposits if needed for an apartment and
cost of living
62324 Van Dyke
Washington, MI 48094
Clothing & Household Item Assistance
Clients may receive Salvation Army shopping vouchers to purchase clothing or
Monroe Community Opportunity Program (M.C.O.P.)
1140 S. Telegraph
Applications are available at the Monroe County Opportunity Program for DTE Energy
customers to receive FREE refrigerators. To qualify, residents must be below 200 % of
the poverty level. Residents bills must be be paid up; they cannot be past due. Residents
will need to bring a photo ID for all adults, indication of household income, a photo of the
tag showing the manufactured date, an MCOP intake form and a completed form available
at the front desk of MCOP.
1. Replacements are Whirlpool Energy Start basic models
2. Clients do not get to keep the old unit.
3. When the replacement is delivered, the delivery company will pick up the old model
4. Limited quantities are available
5. Customers cannot call DTE Energy for the service as the replacement program
is administered through an outside source
Oaks Village Furniture Bank
924 E. 2nd
Monroe, MI 48161
Oaks is committed to providing clothing, household essentials, and education to the
community of Monroe. We accept and provide gently used coats, clothes, undergarm-
ents, bedding, towels, toiletries, cleaning supplies, food, and monetary donations.
Oaks also collaborates with several different agencies to serve as an educational hub.
SERVICES: We provide free gently used furniture and appliances.
WHO: This service is free for anyone in need.
Damascus House Search & Save
Monroe, MI 48161
Wide selection of reusable household items and furniture sold very cheap to support
First Presbyterian Church / Bed Race to Help Children
Monroe, MI 48161
The “Now I Lay Me Down” bed program is a ministry of the First Presbyterian Church
of Monroe, Michigan. The program coordinates the purchase and distribution of beds
to needy children in Monroe County, Michigan. Volunteers from the church membership
and the community deliver the beds and set them up for the families. Children who re-
ceive a bed are also given a new pillow, new or very gently used bedding (sheets, and
blankets, or quilts), a stuffed animal, and a book.
Oakland County Sheriff's Re-CYCLE for Kids Program
1200 N. Telegraph
Pontiac, MI 48341
The Oakland County Sheriff's Office East Annex personnel and trustee crews refurbish
and repair donated bicycles. The Sheriff's Office makes them available to persons in
need at no cost through organizations such as the Pontiac Point of Hope, the South
Oakland Shelter, the Boys and Girls Club of SE Oakland County, Easter Seals, Michigan,
Inc., and the Lighthouse of Oakland County. Additionally, Re-CYCLE for Kids provides
bikes at no cost to children in need who attend St. Michael's Church in Pontiac and St.
Vincent de Paul in Pontiac in honor of program founder Chuck Morin.
The Oakland County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with The Oakland County Department
of Health & Human Services, offers FREE portable cribs to provide a safe sleeping enviro-
nment to infants throughout Oakland County. If you have any questions or you or someone
you know is in need of a crib, please contact the Nurse on Call (N.O.C) at the Oakland County
Health Division by calling 800-848-5533.
Love INC of North Oakland County
PO Box 104
Lake Orion, MI 48361
Phone: 248-693-HELP (4357)
Connects people in need with local churches and agencies that provide them
with assistance. All Ministry help needs a referral from the Clearinghouse.
Friends In Deed
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Help Line: 734-484-4357
Furniture Line: 734-484-7607
Friends In Deed has been around for a while. For over 35 years, we’ve worked to help our
neighbors in need by filling in the cracks of assistance offered by other organizations and
non-profits in the community.
Our Direct Assistance Program helps families prevent utility shut off, repair a car to get to
work or medical appointments, obtain a prescription or other one-time medical need and
Our Furniture Program helps families obtain basic-needs furniture, including beds, kitchen
tables and chairs, couches, etc. Friends In Deed is one of the only programs in Washtenaw
County that helps a family obtain a bed or crib free of cost.
Our Circles Program focuses on helping families to lift themselves out of poverty.
House by the Side of the Road
2051 S. State
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
House by the Side of the Road’s purpose is to provide adequate clothing and small house-
hold items at no charge to children and adults.These services are free to clients with limited
funds for clothing, bedding, and other household essentials. People come in after family
breakup, job loss, fire, or prolonged illness. We also serve those who are homeless, those
who are just re-entering society from prison, people with mental health issues, recent immi-
grants, and migrant workers.
Faith in Action
603 S. Main
Chelsea, MI 48118
Free Medical Equipment Closet:
Donated durable medical equipment is made available to anyone who needs it on
an as-needed basis.
FIA staff can provide escorted referral to the Kiwanis sale room for needed furniture