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At National Office Furniture, we share your desire to inspire people through
experiences and ideas. Whether K-12, higher education, vocational training or
any other learning institution, we understand that furniture for education
needs to enhance learning and social environments. We offer quality, stylish
solutions at an exceptional value that will make students, faculty and friends
feel good. Our goal is to deliver confidence in educational furniture during
work, learning and play. Tell me more
Congratulations to Wright State University! Latest Gift Totals $160,000 in Donations to Winners.
The 2012 winner of the $25,000 Gift of Inspiration for Education is Wright State University in Dayton, OH.
The university plans to use the funds to boost sustainability efforts and programs on campus.
They will leverage the money by issuing "challenges" for matching funds for the Office of
Sustainability. The funds will be used for projects such as expanding the campus food gardens,
recycling programs, community service tutoring programs in urban schools and more.
"This Gift of Inspiration from National Office Furniture is a wonderful model of corporate
giving. Humbly, we promise to put the gift to good use," said David R. Hopkins, President,
Wright State University.
"We continue to be impressed and inspired by the vision, passion and resourcefulness that
students exhibit. We're very proud to support Wright State's students and sustainability
initiatives with the Gift of Inspiration. We know the students will turn today's gift into
a long lasting positive impact on the environment, campus and community," said Kevin McCoy,
General Manager, National Office Furniture.
Wright State University marks our fourth Gift of Inspiration for Education recipient. The
Gift of Inspiration started in 2009 and between the education and healthcare gifts, the
program has awarded a total of $160,000 to seven winners.
View the full announcement
View previous winners of our Gifts of Inspiration
National is proud to support higher education through Corporate Membership in
Leadership in Education Facilities (APPA)
and the American
Association of Community Colleges (AACC).
You deserve the ultimate performance from the products you choose. That's why
National offers Antimicrobial Silver Ion Protection, standard at no upcharge, on finished wood products.
Inhibiting the growth of bacteria, such as E. coli and Staph, as well as other
microbes that can cause stains and odors, silver ion technology provides a
continuous protective antimicrobial surface.
Access relevant resources about our office furniture solutions for education.
Check out our case studies for ideas and inspiration, and see how National provided solutions for these organizations.
Contracts / Purchasing Vehicles
Review the agreements that are available for purchasing National products in this market segment.
Many state contracts as well as cooperative purchasing through National
Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (IPA) for your education in furniture
choices are available.
Learn more about National IPA
How to Buy
Find out how to purchase office furniture from National.
National Office Furniture products are available through a nationwide,
authorized dealer network. With expertise not only in the specification and
purchasing of National products, they provide excellent services such as
delivery, installation, and post-sale support to make your project a success.
Our dealer partners will listen and work with you to find a National furniture
solution that best fits your needs.
Find a National dealer now
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National offers incredible durability in the form of
attractive, comfortable furnishings. Plus, you'll find the modern conveniences
to keep everyone powered up and plugged in as well as sustainable attributes
for healthier environments that can contribute towards a USGBC LEED®
Our furniture for education looks beyond the traditional classroom because
learning experiences never end and behind the scenes administrative efforts
deserve quality solutions too.
Flexible lounge furnishings ideal for student unions, library settings, break
rooms, faculty lounges, lobbies and other public gathering spaces
Private and administrative office and reception area solutions with a range of
desks, seating and storage and filing options to accommodate specific needs
Flip/nest training tables and stackable chairs are great for higher education
group activities or any interactive space requiring flexibility
Intensive use seating and performance fabrics ideal for computer labs, library
applications, campus security and other around-the-clock, high-traffic services
Conference and multi-functional table options and media capabilities great for
common rooms, jazzing up cafés and creating welcoming touchdown areas