Yes we are working on Sunday!

What Happened this Week?

November 13th- November 18th
32nd Weekly Update from Journey Home
and our Making a House a Home Program!
In the last week we…
…Received 8 Furniture Requests
…Picked up donated furniture at 7 
locations in Greater Hartford
…Delivered furniture and household
goods to 7 clients in need!!!
 2 donors dropped off items at the warehouse!
case manager pick up items for their client!
Thank you to …
  • Tuesday 11/13 – Breah and the Futures students for their help with a pick up and some clean out of some final items at the old warehouse!
  • Wednesday 11/14– Rob, Todd, and ASD students for their help with pickups and deliveries on Wednesday!
  • Thursday 11/15 – Todd, Futures Students, Debbie, and Danny for their help with one pick up and three deliveries.
  • Saturday 11/17 – Sam Paul for leading the team, and the volunteers from Northwest Catholic, Breah, David, and Matt D. for their help with 2 deliveries right across the street from the warehouse!
  • Sunday 11/18 – Thank you to Michael for driving as well as Breah and David for their second days in a row of volunteering! Along with Jackie, Janna, Cyrine, Peter, Farida, Jamie, and Laerke! It was wonderful having so many new faces!!
  • Sunday (11/25) – 10am-1pm – Post-Thanksgiving Organizing & Delivery Day! Volunteers needed! Families and Friends encouraged to get together and give back!
Click here to sign up to volunteer for all upcoming opportunities
Contact with any comments, questions, or concerns!
We will be going back to A Hand Up’s regular pick up/drop off day schedule on the 1st Saturday and 3rd Sunday of the month from 10am-1pm
as well as adding times during the week:
 Wednesdays and Fridays (non-holidays) from 12pm-2pm.
Please see the Journey Home website for specifics on what we are accepting for donation at this time! Feel free to contact Alison at if you have any questions!
These are also times when volunteers can come help organize! 
  • Silverware
  • Pots/Pans
  • Towels
  • Kitchen Tables w/ Chairs