Shalom Bayit, Hebrew for “Peaceful Home”, is a Seattle-based furniture bank that provides donated furniture to women and children escaping domestic violence situations. They partnered with Seattle-based TrashBusters junk removal to furnish the homes for those most in need. This has become an annual event so if you’re looking to do some good with your beautiful recreations, you can visit them at their website to find out more information. The Shalom Bayit program is part of the National Council of Jewish Women (Seattle Section) . Servicing King County, according to their website, ninety-seven percent of their clients are not Jewish, and come from a wide variety of ethnic, racial, religious and economic backgrounds.
Furnishing Peaceful Homes
How cool would it be to provide once-homeless furniture to someone who was once-homeless or on their way to being homeless?? Imagine a mother not having to choose between a dresser and weeks worth of food.
1501 17th Avenue, Box 105
Seattle, WA 98122