Art Van Furniture will continue its Flag Exchange program throughout the Midwest in honor of Labor Day, inviting customers to bring in their worn American flags and trade them in for new 3-foot by 5-foot flags at no cost from Aug. 24 through Sept. 5.
Active workspace solutions provider Varidesk has partnered with Dallas Mavericks guard J.J. Barea, through his non-profit foundation, to help renovate four schools and bring desks and school supplies to Puerto Rico.
Las Vegas Market has announced that its eighth annual “Up on the Roof” charity event raised a record-breaking $16,866 to benefit Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home décor industries’ sole charitable organization.
Bob’s Discount Furniture and the Patriots teamed up to host an event for 200 children in need at Gillette Stadium on Aug. 13., surprising each child with a Bob O Pedic Patriots-themed bed.
Direct-to-consumer mattress producer Tomorrow Sleep has paired with Good360 to provide mattresses to families impacted by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. To date, Tomorrow Sleep has donated over 1450 mattresses to families in need.
Upholstery resource Fairfield has shared its philanthropic ventures over the summer. In its commitment to support the local community, the company worked with Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build program, aided the renovation of Bethel Colony of Mercy’s new women’s campus, made donations to West Lenoir and Valmead Elementary Schools, and participated in Relay for Life events.
The American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) has awarded its annual scholarship to Annina Fremgen, a rising star at Kendall College of Art and Design, for the second year in a row. A senior this Fall, Fremgen will receive $2,500 from the ASFD Foundation for Education.