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Volunteers Needed

Come and join our team of lovely volunteers to provide furniture to homes across South Wales.  Whether you’re looking for warehousing or admin experience or you want to build your confidence and work with people each day we have something to offer you. We want volunteering with us to be appropriate to your needs so […]

Donations Needed

If you’re thinking of replacing your sofas, beds or garden furniture please think of us.  If you have any household, furniture, electrical goods, leftover paint or outdoor furniture and pots that still have some life left then we would love to hear from you. Donations can be brought into our store in Lawn Ind. Est., […]

Volunteer’s Coffee Morning

We’ve had a lovely morning celebrating the commitment of our volunteer’s this morning.  Our lovely bunch of volunteers contribute an average of 1,000 hours EVERY month so we can keep our operations running. This morning, Groundwork volunteers got together at The Furniture Revival to discuss achievements and volunteering.  Well, mainly we discussed cake and dumper […]

#Every2ndCounts

What can you give? Donations are the lifeblood of our organisation. Whether you can give one item, or 100, we would love to hear from you. Our #Every2ndcounts campaign is about encouraging people to think about what unwanted items they have that could help a low-income family turn a house into a home. We’ve produced […]

Guess Who’s The Environmental Social Enterprise of the Year…

‘The Furniture Revival’ won the Environmental Social Enterprise of the Year Award, at the Social Business Wales Awards 2017 A big thank you to our team of staff and volunteers who work really hard throughout the year to provide this much needed service! Click here for an article about the Awards http://www.southwalesargus.co.uk/news/15601866.Gymnastics_academy_and_furniture_revival_firm_win_at_social_business_awards/   

Improving People’s Prospects

At The Furniture Revival we thrive on the continued professional development of our team members. We aim to enhance their skill sets by providing work based learning opportunities for our team to grow and expand their knowledge. Many of our team, have joined the organisation as a volunteer or through a traineeship or placement opportunity […]

Another Great Achievement!

Andrew Davies has been volunteering with ourselves, The Furniture Revival, since October 2012. Having been introduced by the Community Support Team, to the recycling centre four years ago, his efforts have now been acknowledged by Gavo Caerphilly. Andrew helps with the busy day to day business by cleaning items and putting them out ready for […]

Beep…Beep!!

Our latest idea of Shabby Chic has been a success and we now have volunteers really putting their hands to the new project. We recently collected a chest of drawers that did have some wear and tear, but instead of putting it out as it was we gave John and Anthony the idea to change […]