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Mike from Oakland, CA

I'm an adult learner ready to push myself forward. A laptop will help me get there.

An education is crucial to helping me achieve self-sufficiency. I need support in purchasing a laptop for my studies. More

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Aries from Chicago, IL

After 2 years homeless, I have my own place! Need basic furniture to make it a home.

I'm proud to say I now have my own apartment. But after a security deposit & 1st month's rent, I need funds to furnish it and make it a livable space. More

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Tanesha from Detroit, MI

My daughter needs around-the-clock medical care. A security deposit will get us housed again.

My daughter's health scare forced me to leave my job. I'm just one month's rent away from giving her the healthy home she needs to be well. More

Validated by Sharon from Detroit Recovery Project

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Vanessa from Chicago, IL

Working full-time & studying to be a teacher. I'm just one fee away from earning my degree!

Working in a community-based Early Childhood Center, my resources are limited and I need some assistance with paying for my classes. More

Validated by Jeanette from Center for Changing Lives

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Indra from Rockford, IL

Recently moved to protect my kids. Beds will allow them to sleep soundly again.

After dangerous mold forced my family to move, we are without furniture! Beds will allow my kids to get the rest they need to grow up healthy. More

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Egypt from Chicago, IL

I'm SO CLOSE to graduating. I just need a laptop to complete my last few classes!

Since my laptop was recently stolen, I've been unable to continue my classes towards earning degree. More

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Rosa from Chicago, IL

My son needs around-the-clock care. With a dining table we'll be able to eat as a family.

I recently moved my kids into an unfurnished apartment. Meeting this need will allow us to sit down as a family once again. More

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Cabelle from Oakland, CA

I want to be an agent of change in my community. With 1 ticket I can make that happen

A trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture would be a life-changing experience & give me a better understanding of myself. More

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Tim from Detroit, Mi

I'm training for a new career. In the meantime, I need a stove to cook for my kids.

Without a stove, I'm often forced to rely on microwave meals and fast food to feed my children, which aren't healthy or affordable. More

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Jared from Chicago, IL

Training for a new career! All I need are bus passes to make it to class.

I need reliable transportation in the form of monthly bus passes to make sure that I can get to and from training everyday. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

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Sabrina from Chicago, Illinois

I'm determined to overcome homelessness. Bus passes will help me get there.

I need transportation as a means to travel back and forth to potential job leads and housing opportunities. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

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Betty from Detroit, Mi

Caring for my disabled son. A sofa & table will let us eat & spend time as a family.

Having a sofa and dining table will allow us to finally get off the floor to eat dinner and relax as a family. More

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Jeremy from Chicago, IL

Ready to rebuild and more forward. I'm one fee away from getting my driver's license.

I am trying to build a foundation so I can get employment. With one driver's preparation course I can get my driver's license for the first time. More

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

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Carol from Bronx, New York

I want to give my son a bright future. He needs a laptop to do schoolwork at home.

My son will be going to school in the fall and I want to make sure he is prepared. A basic laptop is vital to him succeeding in school. More

Validated by Vanessa from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

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Ava from Bay Area, CA

On my path out of homelessness! Wigs & make-up will let me feel like myself once again.

I'm a proud transgender woman. Even if others don't like how I look, I still know I'm beautiful and can keep walking. More

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Niasia from Bronx, New York

My daughter is my #1 priority. With some essential supplies, I can start my business!

I'm ready to become a cosmetologist to provide for my beautiful daughter. The only thing in my way are the supplies needed for my program. More

Validated by Vanessa from Barrier Free Living, Inc.