Volunteer for local nonprofit Got Legs Furniture
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For Immediate Release
Have you heard about Scottsdale's new charity shop?
Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 10, 2023) - Bridging AZ, a local non-profit, Arizona's first and largest furniture bank is announcing the opening of GOT LEGS Furniture and Decor Store in Central Scottsdale, AZ. GOT LEGS Furniture and Decor Store is a unique furnishings store selling gently used, designer-quality dining sets, bedroom furniture, sofas, tables and other décor items.
Volunteers are needed to work with customers, help with restoring and/or repairs, interior design, marketing and special events. GOT LEGS Furniture and Decor is conveniently located at 8421 E. McDonald Drive, Scottsdale AZ 85250, on the Southeast corner of Granite Reef and McDonald Drive in Scottsdale, right next to Bashes. Hours of operation are: Wednesday through Sunday from Noon - 5:00.
GOT LEGS opened with little fanfare during COVID. Purchases from GOT LEGS directly support the non-profit Bridging AZ Furniture Bank and their mission to help people with disabilities and provide veterans transitioning from homelessness with the furnishings they need. This past year, Bridging AZ has provided over 200 new beds for veterans in the Valley, "proceeds from the store help Bridging AZ continue their mission and purchase new beds for previously homeless Veterans" comment from Donna Piscopo, co-founder of Bridging AZ
Bridging AZ accepts tax-deductible donations of gently used furniture and decorator items from individuals, community organizations, and major retail partners. Certain items are selected for resale at GOT LEGS Furniture and Decor to continue to provide a healthy home environment for families in need. If you are interested in donating your gently used furnishings, please visit our website: http://www.bridgingaz.org for details on our current needs. Monetary donations that qualify for the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit will be accepted at GOT LEGS Furniture and Decor.
Bridging AZ is a 501(c)(3) who partners with local social service agencies who identify and qualify families in need. Bridging AZ serves as a clearinghouse for donated furniture and in the past 20 years they have distributed over 280,000 items to 60,000+ individuals transitioning from temporary to permanent housing. They work with several agencies in support of local and national housing initiatives. Most recipients were previously challenged by homelessness, domestic violence, chronic life-threatening disease, substance abuse, joblessness or learning disabilities.
Awards - Bridging Arizona:
- Nonprofit of the Year - Sterling Award - Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce
- Community Partner - ASID (American Society of Interior Designers)
- Service Above Self - Scottsdale Rotary
- Local Hero Award - Bank of America
- 12 Who Cares Award - Channel 12 News
- Outstanding Diversity Award - Black Board of Directors
Got Legs Furniture:
- Address: 8421 E McDonald Drive, Scottsdale AZ 85250
- Website: http://www.gotlegs.org
- Phone: (480) 375-5454
- Email: email@example.com
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GotLegsFurniture
- YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCihGJamjKyBldK64UCs1qIg
- Instagram: https://instagram.com/GotLegsFurniture
Date and Time: On Wed, 18 Jan 2023 00:00 - Thu, 18 May 2023 17:00
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268