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Misty from Chicago, IL

Single mother on limited income. Need help paying GED exam to be able to apply for a job!

As a single mother on limited income, the GED cost is a huge barrier. Having my GED will enable me to apply for internships or jobs in my dream field. More

Validated by Ian from Chicago House and Social Service Agency

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Moanya from Detroit, MI

Enrolled in a women's entrepreneurship program; A laptop will help my business thrive

I'm a single mother enrolled in the Java Hope Program. I need a laptop to ensure my business is mobile & easily accessible, once I finish the program. More

Validated by Cynthia from Coalition On Temporary Shelter

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Loredana from Chicago, IL

Defying stereotypes & pushing forward as a female welder! Work gear is all I need.

I'm a mother of 3 enrolled in a welding program. With work gear, employers will see my dedication and commitment to the trade. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Luke from Detroit, MI

A working fridge & stove will help me stay positive & healthy as an amputee.

I'm limited to what I can make without a working fridge & stove. These items will help me continue to work towards a healthy & productive life. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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Deborah from Detroit, MI

Living with MS & finally housed after homelessness; A bed will help reduce pain

Recently transitioned to a home after years of homelessness. A new bed will give me the rest I need to focus on my goals of work & school. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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Monea from Inkster, MI

Working & in college, ready to graduate in Dec. Need radiator fixed to get to class.

I'm working full-time with just 3 classes short of my degree. Car repairs will ensure I make it to class & work as I strive for my goals. More

Validated by Valerie from Starfish Family Services

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Leonel from Chicago, IL

Found my passion in manufacturing! I need tools for work & to support my family.

Working part-time, I can't afford the tools needed to secure a job in manufacturing. With tools, I can pursue my passion and support my 3 kids! More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Jany from Inkster, MI

Reuniting with my son after 4 yrs! Household items will help build a stable home.

I'm getting my home ready for my son after being separated for years. I want my child to feel safe & secure as we start our new life together. More

Validated by Angie from Starfish Family Services

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Faith from Detroit, MI

Raising a 4 yr old & starting school for my business degree; Need help with textbooks

I want to establish a career, be a great mom, and to set a path for a great foundation for the next phase in my life. I'm determined to graduate! More

Validated by Erika from The Empowerment Plan

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Aisha from Detroit, MI

Mother of 2 studying social work. A laptop is vital for my success in the field!

My goals are to finish my education & enter graduate school next fall. I need a reliable laptop to complete required case studies and intake sessions. More

Validated by Wytrice from Total Life Christian Ministries, Inc.

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Capri from Detroit, MI

Unable to work due to medical complications. I need help with beds for my 4 kids.

I'm unable to work for 1 yr due to medical complications. I need help for my kids during this unexpected hurdle as I try to heal & get back to school. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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Dewayne from Detroit, MI

Found job & apt after homelessness; Furniture will help me build a home for my kids!

I have found a place to stay not too far from my children. Meeting this need will help me because having furniture will make my house a home. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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Thomas from Chicago, IL

Finally on the right path! Just need work gear for a job in the field I'm studying.

It's been a long journey getting here, but I'm changing my life for the better. Work gear will help me as I build a home for my family. More

Validated by Emily from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Nesha from Detroit, MI

Security deposit will help put my family in a larger home after leaving bad situation

After abruptly leaving an abusive relationship of 12 years I moved into a one bedroom apt with my kids. We are now ready to move into a larger home. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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Sweety from Detroit, MI

Finally housed after homelessness & abuse. A bed will help me build a stable home.

I recently got my own place after being homeless, but I don't have anything. I must show that I can provide a stable home for my daughter. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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Rilo from Chicago, IL

Found a job, but need help paying driver's license fees to get started.

I need to pay a reinstatement fee to the DMV and then apply for a new driver's license. These fees are the last step to a steady, reliable job! More

Validated by Jason from Inspiration Corporation

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Arnetta from Detroit, MI

I need car repairs so I can still take my son to treatments for sickle-cell anemia.

Meeting this need will help me get my son to his doctor's appointments, my children to school & allow me to continue providing for my family. More

Validated by Erika from The Empowerment Plan

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ZiZi from Chicago, IL

About to accept a new job! Need help with a security deposit in a safer neighborhood.

Where I live, there’s a lot of transphobia and men targeting women at night. With my new job and help with a deposit, I can move to safety. More

Validated by Ian from Youth Empowerment Performance Project

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Daryl from Inkster, MI

Forced to move bc landlord in foreclosure; Deposit will secure a home for me & my son

I'm a full-time student trying to finish my degree to support my son. A deposit is the last step to ensure a safe home for my family. More

Validated by Trisha from Starfish Family Services

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Sarah from Chicago, IL

Housed after 3 years homelessness! Household items will offer stability for my kids!

Proud to have found housing for my 3 kids, but still have a fixed income due to disability. These items will help my family as we build a safe home. More

Validated by Paloma from Chicago Children's Advocacy Center

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Arlean from Tucson, AZ

Caring for grandchild & mother on limited income. Furniture will help us get settled.

I'm only able to work PT due to my lupus & rheumatoid arthritis, and am going to school to obtain my GED. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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