Furniture Amnesty Day

Furniture Amnesty Day is an annual event that allows local residents to donate furniture they no longer need so others can select from the donated goods for free. The next event will take place on Friday, July 27, 2018 (the last Friday in July) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Event Flyer (PDF)

Request Furniture Pick Up

Volunteers will pick up furniture donations within Manhattan City limits starting at 7:00 a.m. on July 27. Please fill out the online form here or call us at (785) 587-2404 to request pick up. The deadline to sign up for this service is 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 25. 

You may also drop off your donations between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. in City Park on the day of the event (July 27).

Sign Up to Pick Out New-to-You Furniture

Sign up will begin at 8:00 a.m. at City Park. You will be able to choose a time slot between 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m. to pick out your furniture. No additional paperwork is needed.

Please note: Volunteers can help load furniture into vehicles but participants will need to arrange their own method of transport.

Schedule

Wednesday, July 25

5:00 p.m.Deadline to sign up for furniture donation pick up

Friday, July 27

7:00 a.m.Volunteers will begin arriving with trucks to pick up all scheduled donations. All furniture needs to be ready at the curb. Volunteers will not come inside the home. Pick up will continue until 3:00 p.m.

Furniture donations can be dropped off. (City Park)
8:00 a.m.Registration begins for furniture selection. (City Park)
11:00 a.m.The first round of furniture will be ready for selection.
3:00 p.m.Deadline for furniture drop off.
4:00 p.m.Remaining furniture items will be available to the public. Volunteers begin hauling away leftover items.
5:00Event ends. Furniture selection will not be allowed after this time.


YES, We Will Accept:

Sofas/couchesReclinersChairs
DesksKitchen tablesMattresses
LampsCoffee tablesEntertainment centers
End tablesDressersHeadboards


NO, We Will NOT Accept:

DishwashersWashers/dryersRefrigerators
PianosTelevisions/monitorsComputers
Grills  

This program is intended to provide a free way for you to dispose of unwanted furniture. If you leave it on the curb, it could be considered a nuisance by our Code Services department. Local trash companies generally will not pick up furniture on their regular routes.

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Map of Furniture Amnesty Day site