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Get a glimpse behind the Community Warehouse curtains (pun intended – ‘cause you know, we like furniture). Check out our blog, filled to the brim with news & events, success stories, and all the things that make us different – and awesome.

Strategic Plan Update June 2024

Strategic Plan Update June 2024

It’s been a little over a year since we unveiled our 2023-2026 Strategic Plan, and we’ve been hard at work! We want to take a moment to share some highlights of the progress we’ve made.Focus Area 1Broaden Community Awareness & Engagement Communications Hired a...

Meet Our Newest Board Members!

Meet Our Newest Board Members!

In 2023, Community Warehouse welcomed five new members to our Board of Directors. Joining a nonprofit Board is no small commitment, and we are so grateful for the thoughtful ways our Board members help steer our growing organization. We are delighted to formally...

VERY Exciting News from Community Warehouse!

VERY Exciting News from Community Warehouse!

We have BIG news to share with you! (drumroll, please...) We are thrilled to announce that Community Warehouse has been selected to receive a Recycling Education and Outreach (REO) grant of nearly $1.6 million from the United States Environmental Protection Agency...

Special Events

Chair Affair 2024, A Night to Remember

Chair Affair 2024, A Night to Remember

On May 2, 2024, Community Warehouse celebrated our 18th annual Chair Affair in grand style! After four years of scaled-back virtual or hybrid events, we were thrilled to gather with over 200 supporters at the Portland Hilton Downtown.    Donors, volunteers,...

Spring 2024 Pop-Up Volunteer Events

Spring 2024 Pop-Up Volunteer Events

Curious about what goes on in our warehouse but can’t commit to a regular volunteer schedule? Join us for a Pop-Up Volunteer Day! We’re hosting monthly volunteer events at our Portland and Tualatin furniture banks. Activities include sorting and bundling linens,...

Summer Square 2022

Summer Square 2022

Summer Square is a one-day, outdoor festival for the whole family! Come delight in the treasures and talents of our community and celebrate our abundance. Here’s the awesome line up: ≋-≋ Vintage clothing finds finds from William Temple House ≋-≋ Snap a pic at...

Letter From Executive Director Anna Kurnizki

Letter From Executive Director Anna Kurnizki

After a successful 2023 Chair Affair, Executive Director Anna Kurnizki writes to Community Warehouse supporters to thank them for all they have done to show their love for their community. Friends, I want to start by thanking you for taking the time to read this...

It’s amazing how much work can be accomplished by so few when the hearts are dedicated. You guys are the real deal.

Jane Green

Community Advocate