Delivered to 11 clients in need – woohoo!

What Happened this Week?

October 22nd – October 28th
29th Weekly Update from Journey Home
and our Making a House a Home Program!
In the last week we…
…Received 4 Furniture Requests
…Picked up donated furniture at 10 
locations in Greater Hartford
…Delivered furniture and household
goods to 11 clients in need!!!
…had 2 donors drop off at the warehouse
&
1 client and case manager come and pick up items!

Thank you to …

  • Monday 10/22 – Rob for helping Alison with two pick ups!
  • Tuesday 10/23- Matt, Danny, Rob, Debbie, and the Futures Inc. volunteers for their help with 4 pick ups and 2 deliveries (we split up into 2 groups to make the most of the time on Tuesday!)
  • Wednesday 10/24 – Ace Van and Storage for dropping off 6 apartments worth of furniture from Ducci Electrial at the warehouse! A huge help to our furniture program!!
  • Thursday 10/25 – Thank you to the Futures volunteers as well as Debbie and our newest volunteer Matt D for joining us on our deliveries on Thursday!
  • Friday 10/26 – Thank you to Lincoln Financial Group and their group of 10 volunteers who were such a huge help on Friday delivering to 4 households in need!
  • Saturday 10/27 – A huge thank you and shout out goes to Alan and Breah for braving the winds and the rain and delivering to one client and picking up some furniture in Manchester! We’ve got some brave volunteers and are so thankful for them!
  • Sunday 10/28 – Thank you to Adrian, Kurt and their girls for joining us along with Breah (two days in a row!!), Clare, and Taylor from Watkinson!

We are so happy to have all of the help this week and have been able to deliver and pick up at so many places! Thank you to everyone who was able to help, we can’t wait for another great week ahead!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED THIS WEEK… 
  • Sunday (11/4) – 10am-1pm – Delivery day! Driver and Volunteers Needed!
No additional help needed on Saturday due to a group from Coldwell Banker helping with a Home Makeover! If anyone is interested in doing some organizing at the warehouse that would be a huge help for Saturday! If not, I hope to see a full house on Sunday! Have a great week!
Click here to sign up to volunteer for all upcoming opportunities
Contact volunteer@journeyhomect.org with any comments, questions, or concerns!
DONATIONS NEEDED
  • Silverware
  • Pots/Pans
  • Towels
  • Beds!!
  • Dressers