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The Welcome Home Donation Center

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Welcome Home Donation Center

Give your clean and gently-used furniture and household items to the Welcome Home Center so we can help others experience the comforts of home. Your donations go directly to women, men, and children moving into new homes or are used at our Day Center. Donation receipts are available upon request. We make it easy to give items.

To schedule a pickup to give items such as larger furniture, please call the Donation Center at 828.412.5322. You can drop off smaller furniture and household items like dishware, linens, lamps, etc.

Mondays and Thursdays from 11 am – 1 pm
Wednesdays from 1 pm – 4 pm

Give items at our Donation Center, located at 205 Elk Park Drive, Woodfin, NC 28804. If these times don’t work for you to drop off items, please call  to schedule another time at 828.412.5322. Housewarmings and Donation Drives are also great ways for your business, family, faith community, or group to make a difference in the lives of people moving out of homelessness.

The Welcome Home Donation Center

We are so grateful to our community for their generosity and willingness to part with furniture and household item to help others experience the comforts of home. Please know that all In-Kind donations go directly to those in need. Respecting the dignity of those in need, we distribute only items that are clean, in good condition and are ready to go to a new home.

Organize a Donation Drive

We end homelessness by moving people into their own housing and providing the support they need to stay in their home. You can collect needed goods at home, business, faith community or your community center. Email Ashley Campbell to get started: Ashley@HomewardBoundWNC.org

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Organize a Donation Drive

We end homelessness by moving people into their own housing and providing the support they need to stay in their home. You can collect needed goods at home, business, faith community or your community center. Email Ashley Campbell to get started: Ashley@HomewardBoundWNC.org

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Step 1: Theme

Choose what you want to collect or items you want to give. Two options to support people currently experiencing homelessness are for our AHOPE Day Center and for people living outside. Options to support people moving from homelessness to their own homes include items for the kitchen, the bathroom, or the bedroom. We can provide you with a Homeward Bound bin that has our logo and some information on it. All of these are a big help and support us to end homelessness in our community.

Step 2: Timing

Decide the length of your Give Items drive. It can go a week, a month, or a season. It can even be ongoing. We can schedule pick-up times or we have a drop-off time on Wednesdays from 1:00pm – 4:00pm each week at our Donation Center at 549 Elk Park Drive Unit 708 Asheville, NC 28804

Step 3: Publicize

Start advertising early to make sure everyone knows about the Give Items drive. We will provide you with a flyer that you can adapt. Word-of-mouth, social media, and personal notes are also all great ways to let everyone know about your drive.

Step 4: Inform

The success of a Give Items collection drive includes the number of people who have gained a new awareness of Homeward Bound and issues facing our neighbors who are experiencing homelessness. We’re happy to schedule a time to come and speak to your group before, during, or after your drive if it’s helpful.

Step 5: Celebrate!

It’s time to celebrate for a job well done! Thank you for doing your part to end homelessness in our community. If you want to go further, why not get a small group together and take our See the Hope Tour. We would love to have you!

Housewarmings

After moving into a new home, you soon discover household items that you didn’t realize you needed or wanted at first. Your team or group can help provide the comfort of home by organizing a housewarming event for a newly-housed Homeward Bound client. You will receive a small list of items selected by the client that will make them feel more at home. Once you have collected the requested items, a Homeward Bound staff member will work with you to schedule a day and time for the housewarming. On that day your group of up to give people, along with a Homeward Bound case manager, will deliver the items to our client at their home. This is a wonderful event that creates an opportunity to experience firsthand what housing means to our clients. Contact Ashley for more information: ashley@homewardboundwnc.org or 828.777.1886.

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The Homeward Bound community includes caring staff, volunteers, board members, and people experiencing or moving out of homelessness. We believe that housing is a human right and use the “Housing First” national best practice to end homelessness. We care about the most vulnerable among us and work every day to help them improve their lives. Join us!