Furnished Quarters Helps Big Brothers Big Sisters Raise Money

Boston, MA (June 17, 2009) — Furnished Quarters donated a total of 550 household items to the Big Brother Big Sister Foundation (BBBS). Furnished Quarters made a decision that even in this tough economy, it is important to keep its commitment to community outreach and decided to donate all slightly used items from its corporate apartments.

"It is truly an honor to help the local community here in Boston," commented Annette Clement, General Manager of Furnished Quarters' Boston office. "With a stylish and fresh look to our furniture and household goods, we feel confident that BBBS can sell these items with ease to continue to raise money for their organization."

Lamps, glasses, phones, toasters, television sets, and tea kettles were just some of the items donated. Furnished Quarters plans to continue to donate furniture and housewares to BBBS as they upgrade their apartments.

The Big Brother Big Sister Foundation takes the items Furnished Quarters donates and sells them to help raise money for the Big Brothers of Massachusetts Bay, Big Sister Association, and 6 other BBBS organizations.

About Furnished Quarters
Furnished Quarters is the largest provider of temporary furnished housing in New York City. Founded in 1998, the company has since expanded to provide more than 1,000 furnished apartments throughout Manhattan, White Plains, northern New Jersey, and the Boston metropolitan area. Combining the convenience of the best locations with the ease of having a true "home away from home," Furnished Quarters' apartments are stylishly furnished in a sleek, urban, modern design, reflecting the buildings, cities, and cosmopolitan lifestyle in which they are located. For more information, visit www.furnishedquarters.com.

For photos and interview requests, please contact Eric Uzzo 212.367.9400 or email Inessa at Eric.Uzzo@furnishedquarters.com.

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