IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Materials for the Arts is introducing a Curbside Pickup Program, where MFTA members can submit a request for materials and pick them up at our loading dock. The MFTA warehouse remains closed for in-person shopping due to COVID-19.

MATERIALS FOR THE ARTS

Fostering Conservation and Reuse through Creativity, Education and Community Building

Imagination + Sustainability: Creative Reuse at MFTA

01.

RECEIVE

MFTA diverts surplus items away from the waste stream by taking in donations from individuals and businesses.

02.

REUSE

Schools and organizations find innovative ways to use these materials by creating artwork and unique projects.

03.

REDISTRIBUTE

Materials are given out for free to nonprofits and schools with ongoing arts programming in NYC.

YOUR DONATIONS

  • Empower students to make art
  • Train teachers to integrate creativity into their curriculum
  • Inspire collaboration in the warehouse
  • Foster imagination in the MFTA Gallery