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Here is the Latest News from RF4F

We all know how important a comfortable home is to feeling safe, secure, and able to  take on whatever life throws our way. However, for too many families in McLean County, their living situation is anything but comforting. Many are fleeing domestic violence, facing damage to their possessions they can’t afford to replace, or are coming out of homelessness.

At Recycling Furniture for Families (RF4F), we help these families rebuild their lives by providing the furniture and household items they aren’t able to purchase themselves. These physical items donated by community members help families create a home with a newfound sense of stability.

Read more about our impact in 2019 and meet some of the people behind our work in our December Newsletter


Congratulations to our board president

The Pantagraph in Bloomington IL recently interviewed Brad Barker, our board president.  He’s selling his Honda dealership in Bloomington so he can enjoy retirement and pursue other interests.  He now can be more active in his church and the two charitable boards that he’s on.  One being Recycling Furniture for Families.  You can read the full article here  

Donation Challenge

This year has started as a very challenging one for our organization. Due to recent business downsizings and relocations we have found that many of our past financial supporters have either left the area or are financially unable to provide the same support as they have in the past. This is why we are reaching out to you to consider making a financial donation to Recycling Furniture for Families .
Read more in our newsletter.