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Cashmere from Chicago, IL

Learning to become a welder. I need my driver's license back so I can job hunt.

I need to drive to job interviews because the best options aren't off public transportation. First, though, I need to pay fees to get my license back. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Karina from Tucson, AZ

I'm studying dental hygiene & need required equipment to continue in the program.

I have a work study job, but it's not enough for me to afford the dental loupes I need for class, clinics, and eventually a job as a dental hygienist. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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Stacy from Chicago, IL

I'm starting over in life. I need a security deposit so I can move to a safe home.

A security deposit will get me into safe housing. I'll not only have a home but have access to amenities like library computers as I look for job. More

Validated by Ian from Chicago House and Social Service Agency

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Anthony from Chicago, IL

Just moved into permanent housing! I need household items like bedding & a microwave.

I was homeless and now volunteer working to eradicate homelessness in Chicago. Now that I'm housed myself I need a few basics for my home. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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Erica from Chicago, IL

Inspired by a family member to become a welder! I need welding gear to work.

To get a welding job, I need gear and bus passes. I also need to pay fees to get my driver's license back so that I can get to work. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Cheryl from Chicago, IL

My daughter & I escaped a bad situation. We need furniture as we start over again.

We got away from violence & now have our own home. Eating at a table together & having a place to store clothes will help us feel like a family again. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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Patrick from Chicago, IL

I'm moving into my own apartment, but it's empty. Furniture will make it a home.

I can pay rent but can't afford furniture for my new apartment. When I'm housed again, I'll be able to focus on my music career. More

Validated by Lisa from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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Kelly from Chicago, IL

Working to make ends meet for me & my child. I need protective welding gear.

I've overcome a lot in my life & I'm looking forward to my welding career. I can't afford the required gear, but once I get it, I'll be able to work. More

Validated by Dan from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Kenard from Chicago, IL

Caring for my daughter's family and my own health. I need bus passes to get around.

I'm looking for work, making my doctors' appointments, and caring for my grandkids. Bus passes will help me get everywhere I need to be. More

Validated by Jackie from Chicago Lights: Elam Davies Social Service Center

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Debra from Chicago, IL

I'm studying counseling & mental health services. I need a laptop for my homework.

I need a laptop to successfully juggle my work, school, and internship responsibilities. Without one, it's hard to complete everything I need to do. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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Lexi from Chicago, IL

Moving to a new town for my son's health. Household items will help us transition.

I need assistance with household items like furniture, kitchenware, & bathroom items. I also need temporary housing while I find a job. More

Validated by Paloma from Chicago Children's Advocacy Center

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Kelly from Louisville, KY

I'm studying to be a Pharm D. My laptop crashed and I need a new one for school

I have a job offer on graduation, but I can't take it unless I finish my classes. I need a reliable laptop to get through classes so I can graduate. More

Validated by Valerie from Hughlett Temple AME Zion Church

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Thomas from Chicago, IL

I'm in CNC Fast Track vocational training. I need work gear to start my career.

I need steel toe boots, a metrology kit, and a cell phone so I can get a CNC Operator job. This will show employers I'm ready to work. More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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