Urban Furniture


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Located in Oakland’s Grand-Lake commercial district, urban furniture is a second hand furniture store that sells quality used furniture while serving as a platform to provide education and on-the-job training to low-income single moms in Oakland. On any given business day, our moms experience learning and confidence in real time. Learning occurs as a mom counts money and calculates percentages to negotiate discounts. Advanced learning occurs as a mom manages store inventory, accrues donation items and completes administrative tasks.Empowerment occurs as a mom communicates to customers, identifies their needs, directs them to a product and completes a sale. Empowerment also occurs as a mom undergoes individual self-esteem coaching. These realities are what we mean when we say urban furniture is ‘more than a furniture store.’

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3241 Grand Ave
Oakland, California 94610
United States

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(510) 835-3165


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Kent H.

10/28/2018

This place rules my world, or at least stocks my kitchen. Picked up a $130 Alessi stovetop espresso maker for $30, a 24-piece set of Pyrex dishes for $50...

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Heliana M.

04/26/2017

Some great pieces at this thrift store! I keep coming here since we fell in love with a very old bar piece that was mainly used to keep plates etc and...

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A A.

07/23/2018

The lady who works there (I think she is also the owner or the manager) is so so so sweet and nice! I love shopping at this store and always find something...

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