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Stacey from New York, NY

I'm a survivor of domestic violence. A sleeper sofa will make my new apartment a home.

I am proud to say I recently moved from homelessness into my own apartment again! I need a comfortable bed to get a healthy night's sleep. More

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Jim from Detroit, Mi

Accident put me out of work. I'm just 1 fee from gaining guardianship of my daughter.

Meeting this need will help me ensure that my daughter can continue to live in a safe and loving environment. More

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Octavio from Tucson, AZ

I'm training to be an EMT. A laptop will enable me to complete my online classes!

With a laptop, I can complete classes while working full time. This will be my first step towards my dream of becoming a nurse practitioner. More

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Brooklyn from New York, NY

Lost everything while homeless. Winter clothes will help me stay warm this season.

I am a survivor of homelessness and domestic violence, and it would mean the world to me to have some warm winter clothing for the season. More

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Michelle from Tucson, Arizona

I'm studying to become an RN. With a laptop, I can earn my certification.

Between working full time and care for my beautiful daughter, I'm unable to make it to the library every day to complete my studies. More

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Cassandra from Chicago, IL

I'm training to be an Administrative Assistant. Need bus passes to make it to class.

It's difficult to get around in the cold weather with my disability. Transportation vouchers will help me complete my training program. More

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Amanda from Chicago, IL

I'm one class away from starting a new career. Just need to cover the costs.

Meeting this need will help me provide more opportunities for my family by becoming a licensed real estate broker. More

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Shaq from Izmir, Turkey

Studying on a visa in the US. I need a plane ticket to get back from my home country & graduate.

My goals are to return home to the United States as soon as possible, finish my education and find employment and permanent housing. More

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Marianne from Chicago, IL

Starting a new job. My kids need transportation & warm clothing to get to school.

With your help, I will be able to get to work and know that my children are safe and warm. More

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Lucy from Chicago, IL

Recently housed. With a few basic household items, I can finally feel at home in my new space.

I need some basic household items and furniture will give me a comfortable place to rest and build stability. More

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Eduardo from Chicago, IL

I want to get in touch with my cultural roots. A heritage test will let me do that.

My family has told me that I have Native American ancestors. With your help, I can take a DNA test to learn more about who I am. More

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