Furniture Bank

Providing Household Items to Those in Need

If you are in need of furniture and household items, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Items from the Furniture Bank are available at no cost to anyone in need. Contact Carol Gockley at 717-413-3034 to make an appointment to browse the Furniture Bank and choose the items you and your loved ones need to furnish your residence. Items available vary by availability and donations received.

If you have items to donate, we are grateful for your generosity. Please see the lists at the bottom of this page to discover items we can and cannot accept at this time.

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Currently Accepting:

Our biggest need right now is: Living Room Furniture, Kitchen Chairs, Dining Room Chairs & Bedding (clean sheets, pillow covers, blankets) Please label sizes on sheets and blankets.

  • Complete bed frames (no king size)
  • Sofas / Loveseats(No sofa beds please)
  • Recliners
  • Tables & Chairs- small to medium size kitchen/dining room
  • Chest of Drawers
  • Cupboards (food storage)
  • Lamps
  • Fans
  • Small air-conditioners
  • Heaters
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Small hutches for dishes
  • Microwaves (countertop)
  • Toasters
  • Can openers
  • Crock pots
  • Pots and pans
  • Sets of Sheets (Exception – no King Size)
  • Blankets
  • Towel Sets

Items collected should be in good condition and clean. Any appliances donated such as toasters, microwaves, lamps, etc should be in working order: frayed cords, overheating, short circuits, and broken or missing parts are not acceptable.

At this time, we do not need mugs or single glasses. When people come in they are interested in sets of three or more drinking glasses.

Furniture will not be accepted if broken, badly soiled, torn upholstery, or has an odor (pets, cigarette smoke, etc.)


Items No Longer Accepted:

  • Televisions
  • Telephones
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Large Entertainment Centers
  • Hutches (large size)
  • Glass Top Tables
  • Large Tables (unless they can be made smaller)
  • Stereo Consoles
  • Wheelchairs
  • Potty Chairs
  • Shower Chairs
  • Walkers/Canes
  • Baby Furniture
  • Car Seats
  • Under the Counter Microwaves
  • Mattresses/Box Springs
  • Medium/Large Desks
  • Electronic Chairs
  • Reclining Sofas/Large Sectionals/Sofa Beds
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Solid Metal Furniture (Shelves, Filing Cabinets)
  • Pianos
  • Computers/Printers
  • Sewing Tables