Donate to Household Goods

Household Goods provides a full range of furniture and household items, free of charge, to help people in need make a home.

To furnish 2,600 homes a year, Household Goods requires a steady supply of good quality furniture and household items. Household Goods relies on financial donations to transform empty apartments into homes for families.

Household Goods is an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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Your support helps Household Goods help people make a home.

Support our Fund a Bed and More Program

When our inventory runs low and we are unable to provide the most needed items (beds, tables, couches, chairs) to our clients, you can help us fill in the gaps. All proceeds will be used to purchase beds and other critical furniture items to give, free of charge, to families in need.

Donate Monthly

When you donate to Household Goods through regular monthly donations, you are choosing to really make a difference. Your monthly support helps Household Goods continue to fulfill its mission to provide people in need with help furnishing a home.

More Ways to Support Household Goods

Gifts of Securities

We welcome gifts of stocks and securities or mutual fund shares. If interested in this option, please contact our Executive Director, Sharon Martens at 978-635-1710 ext 7 or email her for transfer instructions or more information.

Donor Advised Funds (DAF)

A Donor Advised Fund makes it easy for donors to dedicate funds to support their favorite nonprofit organization. It also provides an operationally convenient and tax-efficient method for donors to manage their charitable giving.

Clients of BNY Mellon, Fidelity Charitable and Schwab Charitable start the process through the DAF Direct link here. If your DAF is held by another organization, please contact your advisor.

Planned Giving

Sometimes the best way to support an organization you care about is through a bequest. Household Goods can be named to receive a bequest in your will, or can be designated as a beneficiary of a life insurance or retirement plan. Learn more here.

Donate by Mail

Download our Mail-in Form (PDF) for cash, check or credit card donations and mail with your donation to Household Goods Inc., 530 Main Street, Acton, MA 01720.

Donate Using Paypal Services

Vehicle Donation

Donate a car or vehicle to Household Goods. If you have a vehicle that you would like to donate to Household Goods, please contact Christmas Motors to arrange the donation. Details here.

Matching Gifts

Many companies match employee contributions to Household Goods. Check with your company’s Human Resources department to see whether your employer has a matching gifts program.

Memorial Donations

Give a gift in memory of someone special. Please tell us the name of the person to memorialize, who should receive the acknowledgement (name and address) and how you would like your name to appear on the note.

Honorary Donations

Donate to Household Goods in honor of a special occasion, birthday, anniversary, wedding, retirement or graduation. Please let us know the name of honoree, the occasion to be celebrated, and who should receive the acknowledgement of your gift (name and address) and how you would like your name to appear on the note.

Host a Fundraiser

If you have a love for running, biking, baking, just coming together with good friends around a common cause, why not turn that passion into supporting Household Goods. Here are a few ideas to get you started:

  • Bake Sales
  • Car Washes
  • Graduation, Anniversary, Bar Mitzvah, Wedding or Birthday Party (in lieu of gifts)
  • Facebook Fundraisers
  • Restaurant Fundraisers

Household Goods Inc. is an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All donations to our organization are tax deductible. Our federal tax ID number is 04-3468139.