The Lowcountry Furniture Bank is a non-profit corporation and registered charity in good standing with the South Carolina Secretary of State. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has
determined that the Lowcountry Furniture bank meets the requirement for exemption for 501c3 status and donations are tax deductible.
Cash contributions are needed for a permanent warehouse.
We can only accept gently used items that are free of stains,
tears, pet or tobacco odor.
Last minute pickups are not an option as our volunteers work
full-time day jobs. Most pickups are scheduled for Saturdays one or two weeks in advance.
We are mostly in need of dressers, chests of drawers and small
Although not a religious organization
per se, the Lowcountry Furniture Bank was formed out of a spirit of Missio Dei or the “Sending of God.” Additionally we believe that everyone has a purpose on earth and part of our purposeisto assist those in need.
The Lowcountry Furniture Bank was
founded as a non-profit corporation in June 2011, by Steve Paterniti and the expert legalservices ofthe Bostic Law Firm. Steve and his wife, Bonnie, have been an integral part of the Charleston Community for over 30 years.Throughout the years they have partnered with the Trident United Way, Low Country Food Bank, HALOS, and MUSC YES Campaign in addition to many other charitable
works. Steveis an ordained minister and has been involved in several charitable andsocial service works dating back to the 80’s