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Gladys from Eldoret, Kenya

I'm a mother of two working to support my children. With help I can start a business.

I need $250 for materials for basket making. I use fibers from sisal to make the bags but without help I can't buy the materials to get started. More

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Melody from Bathurst, Sierra Leone

I want to become a nurse and earn a good living. I need help with school expenses!

I live with my cousin where I sleep on the floor. I'm working hard to study and I need help with tuition (there is no financial aid here). More

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Robert from Chicago, IL

I have a job offer in Nashville. I need help moving so I can get a fresh start!

I'm starting over after years of caring for my mother. I have work lined up as a welder, I just need transportation and first months' rent! More

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Ally from Bronx, New York

I want to go back to school and finish my education. I need a laptop!

I want to earn my GED and get an associate's degree to be a social worker. I'm also working on a book. With a laptop I can write and study! More

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Janet from Eldoret, Kenya

I'm a mother of 6 looking to support my family through traditional crafting.

I've learned the process to weave traditional Kiondo bags from sisal. With help I can start a business and earn enough to support my family! More

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Angela from Freetown, Sierra Leone

I'm a good student in need of a little help. With funds I can go to college!

I need to pay the fees for college application & exams, and then buy a laptop for school. I work hard and will make the most of this opportunity! More

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Robyn from Detroit, Mi

Single mom of four; I need to replace my washer/dryer which was damaged in a storm.

I plan to go back to school and learn a trade soon; a new washer/dryer will help us save up as we won't have to pay for laundry. More

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Gabriel from Staten Island, NY

I moved to NYC to seek a better life. With help I can get a car and secure more work!

I live in Staten Island. With a car I'll be able to travel to work, drive for delivery companies, and not have to rely on the bus. More

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Mary from Eldoret, Kenya

I'm ready to support my daughter by making and selling traditional Kiondo bags!

I need $350 to buy supplies. I've learned to grow sisal and weave bags-- with the funds to get started I can build a business and make a good living. More

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Sarah from San Diego, CA

I'm starting life over in the US. I need a laptop to help as I learn English!

I was a nurse in Congo; now that I'm in the US I am starting over. With a laptop I can study English and pursue educational opportunities! More

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Ava from Freetown, Sierra Leone

I want to uplift my community-- first I need help with the costs of college!

I'm studying hard but my family is unable to pay for fees. With help I can pay for tuition, transportation, meals, and a better mattress to sleep on! More

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Naomi from Eldoret, Kenya

I'm ready to work. I need materials to start a bag-making business!

I'm ready to weave traditional Kiondo bags. With supplies to start I can buy the materials and sell the bags and work my way to a stable life! More

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Helen from Detroit, Mi

I'm starting a new chapter with almost nothing. A bed will help me stay focused.

I lost almost everything in a divorce. Now I am starting over and plan to study to be a nurse. With help I can sleep well as I start my new life. More

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Jane from Eldoret, Kenya

I'm ready to start a new life by making and selling traditional Kiondo bags!

I need to find a reliable source of income because I'm unable to do the labor work I used to do. With supplies I can build a life & support my family. More

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Daniel from Freetown, Sierra Leone

I want to finish high school and go to college. I need exam fees and textbooks!

I want to take the West Africa Secondary School exam so that I can apply for college. I need help to pay the fees and buy study materials. More

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Tammy from Ysplanti, Michigan

I need help with basics to keep my family going while we search for a home.

I have two boys. With help I can get them toys to help with their development, plus essentials like clothes and diapers More

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Marie from Detroit, Mi

My son is partially paralyzed; with a laptop he can continue school from home.

I am working hard to get back into the workforce. In the mean time, I need help to buy my son a laptop and new clothes so he can continue school! More

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Stacy from Detroit, Michigan

I'm a single mother to three; beds and uniforms will help my children at school!

I have two school-aged children; one is living with ADHD. A mattress and uniforms will let my kids attend school and stay focused while they're there. More

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Charlotte from Freetown, Sierra Leone

I work two jobs to support my children. With help I can expand my small shop

I have four kids and work hard to provide for all of them. With funds, I can buy bulk items to expand the small shop I run & earn more! More

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Yvonne from Freetown, Sierra Leone

With funds to open a small kiosk, my family can work our way out of poverty.

My husband & I are raising our family in single room house w/o electricity or clean water. Help us charcoal & essential groceries to the neighborhood! More

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Isabella from Eldoret, Kenya

I've been thru hard times. Things are looking up; with help I can start a business!

I've learned business skills & I'm ready to work hard for my family. With $440 I can buy inventory and rent a space for my grocery business. More

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Frannie from Bathurst, Sierra Leone

I've grown up in poverty but I'm studying hard in school. I need help with tuition!

With your help I can finish high school and look towards college. I also need a mattress so I can get a good night's sleep and study well. More

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