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The Green Chair Helps Family After House Fire | February 28, 2021

In February 2020, The Green Chair Project was honored to serve Annette Sanders and her children after they lost all of their belongings in a house fire. Spectrum News interviews Sanders to share her story and show how our services helped their family in a time of crisis. Watch the story.

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Client Story: The Adams Family | February 5, 2021

The Green Chair Project provided essential furnishings for the seven members of the Adams family when they moved out of a hotel room and into their new home this week. Here is a round-up of the media coverage of the special days for this family. Be sure to follow us on social media for a […]

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The Green Chair Furnishes Home for Family Featured on Good Morning America | January 29, 2021

Good Morning America surprised hardworking teen brothers Jordin and Lavonte Adams and their family today with a home to be furnished by The Green Chair Project! Our staff were out in force joining Wake County and other partners to support the family facing the challenges of homelessness and unemployment due to COVID-19.  The Adams’ have […]

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Green Chair’s Impact in 2020 | December 21, 2020

The Green Chair staff chose “gratitude” as our word of the year at the beginning of 2020. At the time, we could not have expected the opportunities and challenges that COVID-19 would bring! We are so grateful for the support we have received from our community: including all of our volunteers; donors; community and corporate […]

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1000 Children Received a Sweeter Dreams Bed of Their Own in 2020 | October 29, 2020

We are celebrating the delivery of our 1,000th bed in 2020 to a Wake County child who did not have a bed of their own! The COVID Crisis has disproportionally impacted the 38,500 Wake County households living in poverty, who cannot afford basic household needs like furniture for their homes or beds for their children. […]

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Cary Magazine | October 6, 2020

“Beth Smoot and Jackie Craig were looking for a sustainable way to help people get rid of unneeded furniture. And since they also wanted to do some good in the community, they founded the Green Chair Project in 2010. photo by JONATHAN FREDIN Based in Raleigh, the nonprofit provides gently used furniture and household items […]

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Green Chair visits Green Front Interiors | October 5, 2020

Our friends and neighbors at Green Front Interiors and Rugs featured us in their October GFTV. Patrick Casey spoke with Jackie on our mission and how Green Front shoppers can help the cause.

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Cover feature of The Green Chair Project on Triangle Downtowner Magazine | March 14, 2019

Source: Triangle Downtowner Magazine Thank you to Triangle Downtowner Magazine for featuring us on the cover of Issue 129 and donating ad space to promote our 2017 Chairity Benefit. Read the full issue here!

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Recognizing Executive Director, Jackie Craig as a “Woman of Impact” |

Source: Midtown Magazine Midtown Magazine recognized Jackie Craig, Co-founder and Executive Director as one of their Women of Impact in their March/April 2017 Issue.

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Announcing The Green Chair Project’s Capital Campaign | March 7, 2019

The Green Chair Project is dedicated to renewing the lives of individuals and families recovering after homelessness, crisis or disaster. Since 2010, our volunteers and donors have helped us deliver hope by supplying essential furnishings and housewares to provide a sense of home. We are now growing and it’s our hope to double our impact […]

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