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Lee from Chicago, IL

I'm a 1st generation college student paying my way. Bus passes will help me get to my job!

I need assistance covering 3 months of bus passes in order to get to and from my new position. More

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Anthony from New York, New York

Starting work requires a car to travel in. Driving courses will help me get there!

To reach my goal, I need to take driving classes to help me pass and obtain my driver's license. Help covering these fees will help me thrive. More

Validated by Cathy from NYC Department of Probation

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Aminata from Staten Island, New York

I came from West Africa to pursue an education! With a basic laptop I can get there.

On a fixed income, it's difficult to save money for the computer I need. Please help me raise the funds to make my educational goals a reality! More

Validated by Tom from NYC Department of Probation

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G.G. from Bronx, New York

I am a survivor of domestic violence. A laptop will help me move forward.

My goal is to use the laptop to help single mothers in my building and my community, who, like me, struggle on a daily basis to make ends meet. More

Validated by Tamar from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

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Reina from San Francisco, CA

My son has inspired me to go back to school. I need help with part of my tuition!

My parents brought me to the US so I could have better opportunities. I'm eager to get my Associates to better support my son & honor their sacrifice. More

Validated by Leonardo from Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA)

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Khalil from San Diego, California

I'm ready to begin a nursing career in the US. Help me cover my tuition.

I came to the U.S. seeking asylum, but can't apply for financial aid at this time. I need help covering tuition for a CNA program and supplies. More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

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Noel from Detroit, Mi

I'm a disabled mom in recovery. Car repairs will get my daughter to physical therapy.

Without car repairs, I'm unable to get my daughter to the physical therapy treatment she needs to maintain her health and stability. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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Diana from Bronx, NY

I'm a hard-working mom of three. I need a new bed to take care of my health.

I am requesting help to acquire a new bed. The bed I am sleeping on now is very small and uncomfortable, giving me back problems. More

Validated by David from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

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Billy from Chicago, IL

Determined to get back on my feet. Getting my driver's license will let me get there.

I need to pay for the cost to reinstate my license in order to pay my own way toward independence. More

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

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Jordan from Bronx, New York

I'm in school & working to support my family! A bed will let me rest after a long day

I'm working hard to finish my GED and support my family. Right now I'm sleeping on the floor. A bed will help me get the proper rest I need to thrive. More

Validated by Esteban from NYC Department of Probation

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Chris from Oakland, CA

I need a laptop to earn my degree in Substance Abuse counseling.

Earning an education can propel me to a career that can dramatically improve my family's future. A laptop will be a huge step toward me getting there. More

Validated by Maria from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

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Paul from Johnson City, Tennessee

I'm studying to work in the healthcare field. A laptop will help me graduate!

Getting to the library every day is tough. I need a laptop to complete my assignments while balancing my work in my community! More

Validated by Sylvester from Develop Africa

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Illiya from Staten Island, New York

I'm getting my life back on track. With a laptop, I can complete my GED and find work.

Meeting this need will help me secure my future of earning my diploma and finding employment to help my family out. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

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Louis from Staten Island, New York

I've found housing! Some basic living essentials will help me thrive in my new space.

I need to furnish my apartment, but on the salary I have at this time I can't purchase the small but essential items I need to do so. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

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Oke from staten Island, New York

I'm ready to go to college! All I need is a laptop to thrive in school.

A laptop will let me complete assignments, and will also help me find part-time work as I earn my degree. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

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Don from Staten Island, New York

I'm starting a business. I need a laptop to keep track of my bookings and transactions.

My goals are to create a successful business which would provide an affordable service to the people which reside in the five boroughs of my city. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

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Miguel from New York, New York

I'm recovering after a work injury. Please help me take care of my family as I heal

I need some assistance taking care of my family until I'm able to get back to work. More

Validated by Mustapha from NYC Department of Probation

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Harvey from Chicago, IL

I'm training for a career in IT. A basic laptop will help me graduate!

I'm determined to excel in the IT field, and a laptop will help me save valuable time going to the library and complete my program at home. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

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Pam from Bronx, NY

Eager to graduate college. I need help w/ a small amt of tuition to finish my program

After being very sick last fall, I'm now in physical therapy & eager to graduate. I need help with a small amt of tuition not covered by financial aid More

Validated by Esteban from NYC Department of Probation

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Tommy from Baltimore, Maryland

I'm training to work in machining. With steel-toed boots & tools I can start work!

I need steel-toed boots and a toolkit to ensure I can begin work safely and effectively. More

Validated by Cerise from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

$80of $700

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Aisha from Chicago, IL

Recently housed and employed! A bed will get me off the floor & ready for work.

I just moved into an apartment after several difficult years. To feel rested, healthy, and ready for work, I need a bed! More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

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David from Baltimore, Maryland

I'm training to become a machinist. A few tools will help me start work!

I need a caliper, micrometer and other measuring tools for my new job. More

Validated by Cerise from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Randy from Chicago, IL

Hoping to get a job in IT. I need bus passes to get to/from my training program.

My goals are to find a job in IT and secure stable housing. I need monthly public bus passes to get back and forth to my training classes. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

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James from Staten Island, New York

I'm a freshman in college. Getting my driver's license will help me make it to school!

I will be more motivated to do well in my classes if I am not stressed about how I am getting to school. More

Validated by Lauren from NYC Department of Probation

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Malcolm from Queens, New York

I'm a photographer but my camera was stolen. Help me get a new one to support myself.

My camera was stolen from me last November. A new camera will enable me to get back into my photography career and support myself. More

Validated by Michael from NYC Department of Probation

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Christina from Staten Island, N.Y

I'm a hard-working mom of 3. A laptop will help me move my family forward.

A laptop will help me find work, continue my education, and provide a better life for my three children. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

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Donna from Chicago, IL

I'm overcoming mental illness. A safe, comfortable bed will help me move forward.

A new bed will help me begin to live life as it should be lived: by spending time with friends and family. More

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