The Mustard Seed of Central Indiana

September 15, 2020 Admin

The Mustard Seed

The Mustard Seed of Central IN is a Furniture Bank that primarily serves those in the Marion County area. The concept took shape in 1984 in Carol Kane's Florida garage. At that time, homelessness was becoming more prevalent in her community and so she made a personal commitment to help those in need, no matter their race or creed.

A meeting between Mrs. Kane and Chuck McNulty brought the mission to Central Indiana in 2017. As you might have guessed, the Scripture verse “If you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you can move mountains” became the name and statement for the organization.


The Mustard Seed has grown into an operation with a five person staff that has helped more than 800 individuals and families receive household furnishings to help rebuild their lives after disaster or personal tragedy. We encourage you to learn more, and if you're looking for a volunteer opportunity in the Fishers area, visit their website.

If you're interested in donating, the following items are always needed:

  • Beds - mattresses, box springs, and bed frames
  • Couches - sofas, love seats, arm chairs, recliners, ottomans (Sleeper sofas accepted if approved and dropped off)
  • Chairs - dining room chairs, rocking chairs, lounge chairs
  • Storage - chest of drawers, dressers
  • Tables - dining, kitchen, end tables, night stands, TV stands (Armoires and wardrobes may be accepted if approved)
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Lamps
    • Dishes
    • Pots and pans
    • Utensils
    • Silverware
    • Sheets
    • Pillows (stain-free)
    • Wall Art
    • Mirrors
    • Flat Screen TVs
    • Small Appliances - toasters, coffee makers, microwaves
The Mustard Seed of Central IN Furniture Bank - Donated Furniture

The Mustard Seed of Central IN
10080 East 121st Street, Suite 152
Fishers, IN 46037
Office: 317-572-5724 Email:

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