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Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles

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Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles is a small, non-profit used furniture store that supports programs for self-determination in the African / Black community. We've been here 31 years but need help to recover from the COVID shutdown!

We're looking for volunteers with photography experience or interest to do take pictures of the new furniture inventory that comes in every day. Great pictures go a long way to selling the items! Selling more items means we can make a bigger difference in the community!

We are looking for volunteers to do at least one 2-hour shift per week from 10 am - 12 noon on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Volunteers could do more than one shift.

We unload new furniture at 10 am and we open to customers at 12 noon. So we have 2 hours to make sure all the new items are photographed and the pictures are downloaded to our marketing team.

Work with a fun team, meet new people and learn new skills. No experience is needed, we will train. Community service hours can be completed with us. Interested? Sign up today and we'll get you scheduled for a new-volunteer orientation.

1 Shift

  • morning / 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM
    This 1.75 hour shift is available on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Volunteers could do one day per week or more.

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About Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles


3742 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610, US

Mission Statement

The African People's Education and Defense Fund strives to develop and institutionalize programs to defend the human and civil rights of the African community and to address the grave disparities in education, health, healthcare and economic development of the African community.


Uhuru Furniture and Collectibles is a non-profit store that is a fundraiser for black community empowerment programs of APEDF. We receive a truck load of donated furniture and household items every day. This is a lively, popular Grand Lake area store staffed mostly by volunteers. When you volunteer at Uhuru Furniture, you not only contribute to the success of the store, you become part of a larger movement for peace through social justice. People shop at Uhuru Furniture for low priced, top quality items and to support crucial programs for social justice for African people.

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We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift


3742 Grand AvenueOakland, CA 94610




  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 2 hours per week, from 10 am - 12 noon on either Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday

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