“We want to be an involved community partner,” Furniture Discount Center manager Yang Sun said. “We don’t want this to be the only time we do this. Let it be the genesis. Next time, maybe it will be something else.”
Those interested should contact Furniture Discount Center sales representative Jose Martinez at 832-206-5475 and submit a paragraph about themselves and why they’re in need.
“My parents were immigrants from El Salvador, so I knew what it was like to not receive any gifts for Christmas,” Martinez said. “The sectional could be some place to sit for a child. Our focal point with this program is the families.”
Furniture Discount Center, which hopes to have a grand opening soon, is the second location for the store. The first one is located in Bellaire/Chinatown.