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Liza from Chicago, IL

I value my kids' education above everything. They need bus fare to make it to school.

Right now, I often have to cut my work hours to drive my kids to & from school. Bus passes will let me keep my hours and make sure they get to class. More

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Mona from Chicago, IL

Recently housed and getting back on my feet. I need basic household items to thrive.

Basic items such as kitchenware and bedding will help me feel at home and build stability in my new apartment. More

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Samuel from Chicago, IL

I suffer from chronic pain after an injury. Car repairs will let me work & be healthy

Meeting this need will enable me to have steady sustainable work and provide for my wife and children. More

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Gabby from Bronx, NY

Single mom ready to earn my bachelor's degree. With a basic laptop, I can get there!

I have recently moved into my new apartment after living in an emergency shelter. I want to earn my degree to provide a better future for my kids. More

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Renee from Chicago, IL

Ready to start my career! Just need bus passes to finish my training.

I am halfway through a 16-week program, but I don't have the funds to continue getting to class. Bus passes will empower me to do so! More

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Donisha from Bronx, NY

My daughter is going to college! She needs living essentials to start off right.

My daughter is set to be the FIRST in our family to attend college. With your help, she can get what she needs for dorm life. More

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Bella from Rockford, IL

One deposit will get my family housed for the holidays.

Recent health problems put me out of a job and left my family withou a home. I’m determined get my family of 4 housed. 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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Zoe from Chicago, IL

I am a mother who came to the U.S. for refuge. A foot brace will allow me to heal.

Since I came to America with my husband and daughter, I have been determined to heal. My doctor recommended a foot brace to assist me in recovery. More

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Tia from Detroit, MI

I'm studying to become a nurse. My kids need school clothes that fit.

My kids are growing, and new uniforms that fit will help them be comfortable and confident enough to excel in school. More

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Jonetta from Park Forest, IL

Our home was foreclosed. 1 month's rent will get me & my kids housed again!

I'm just one month of rent away from moving into a new place. My daughter needs a safe place to come home to. More

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Jennifer from detroit, mi

After 2 years homeless, my family has a home! Need a crib a& bed for my kids.

I need are baby crib and a bed for my toddlers. If this need is met my children will have a safe night sleep at night More

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Suzie from Tucson, Arizona

Proud mom of 2. With your help, I can finally become a US citizen!

I need to apply for my U.S. citizenship. I have a lot to offer to this country and am grateful for this opportunity. More

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Sue from Tucson, AZ

Ready to become a surgical technician! Just need to cover one fee to start classes.

I'm supporting my two children while going to school. With your help, I can cover this enrollment fee and enter a career in healthcare! More

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Marisol from San Francisco, CA

I am recovering from surgery. One month's rent will keep me housed before I go back to work!

With your help, I will be able to heal in a safe environment and keep the home where I have lived for many years. More

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Rebecca from Chicago, IL

Raising 4 amazing kids & going to school. I'm 1 certification from my dream career!

I need to complete my Infant and Toddler Specialist Certificate. As the head of my household, I have to stretch one income to support my whole family. More

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Shawn from Chicago, IL

A car will help me start work & rebuild—just need to cover the registration costs!

I am ready to be my own boss by becoming a ride-share driver. All that's standing in my way is getting my car registered and insured. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives