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Marie from Chicago, IL

Help me maintain custody of my daughter by providing her with a bed to sleep on.

I'm ready to build a better life for my daughter. She needs a bed as a requirement from the court for me to maintain custody. More

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Edward from tucson, arizona

Ready to become a truck driver. I need to pay one small fee to reinstate my license.

I need to pay fees to get my license back so that I can acquire work and to start truck driving school. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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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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Sarah from Berkeley, California

I was displaced by a fire. Furniture will help me re-establish my home base!

After a fire displaced me from my home, health issues have made it hard to rebuild. More

Validated by Maria from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

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Glennis from Chicago, IL

After being hit by a car, bus passes will help me get around and get back to work.

I need help acquiring bus cards so I can search for employment. After my accident, I haven't been able to get around and find a job. More

Validated by Leslie from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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Akhtar from Chicago, IL

I'm training for a career in IT. I just need bus passes to make it to my program!

Meeting this need will provide me he ability to use regular transportation every day so that I am able to get to class and keep my performance steady. More

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Rebeccah from Oakland, CA

I'm a single mom going to college. I need help buying books for my classes!

My goal is to complete my associates degree in preparation for a nursing program, but textbooks are expensive and I need to take care of my children. More

Validated by Jennifer from Center for Empowering Refugees and Immigrants

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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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Mike from Chicago, IL

On my path out of homelessness. Court fees are holding me back from getting there.

Once this is paid, I can begin putting aside money to save for an apartment. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

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Selma from Chicago, Illinois

I just need help covering 4 more courses to complete my degree in Child Development!

Completing my degree will help me create a place for children to be creative through play, learning and developing skills. More

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Noel from Detroit, Mi

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

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Karen from Westland, MI

I'm a mom of two with lupus. With one car repair I can get to my treatment.

I need assistance with car repairs to fix a leaking radiator. The car I recently purchased began to leak. More

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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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Fleetwood from Oakland, CA

I've been sleeping on my couch. A bed will give me the sleep I need to move forward.

I need an adequate mattress and box spring to be comfortable and take care of my physical health. More

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Anna from Tucson, AZ

I'm going to school, but need help with books not covered by my scholarship.

I'm ready to enter a career, but I need help paying for some essential books and supplies not covered by my scholarships. More

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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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Joseph from Chicago, IL

I'm overcoming homelessness. Furnishing my new apartment will help me rebuild.

After being hospitalized for 3 years, I'm moving into my own place! Basic furniture will help me create a home and start anew. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

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James from Staten Island, New York

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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Don from Staten Island, New York

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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Lee from Chicago, IL

1st gen college student now proudly working. 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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Bob from Chicago, IL

Training in IT. A few months' help getting to classes will let me start a new career!

I need temporary assistance that would allow me to traveling back and forth to my training sites for six months until I complete the training program. More

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Lee from Chicago, IL

I became unemployed after a stroke. Bus passes will help me get back to work.

Bus passes will help me get back to work, keep my apartment, and take care of myself. More

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Egypt from Chicago, IL

I was recently laid off. One payment will allow me to complete my GED!

My biggest Christmas wish is to be able to cover one payment which will enable me to earn my GED and move toward a new career! 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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Illiya from Staten Island, New York

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

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Julia from Chicago, IL

Mom of 4. 1 month's rent will keep my kids housed until my 1st paycheck.

While I am in school I can only work part-time. Once I have found a manufacturing job I will be able to cover our rent and move forward! More

Validated by Mallory from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Erik from Staten Island, New York

I'm a musician working hard to publish my music. A laptop will help me get there!

I need a laptop computer. I have been writing and storing my songs in notebooks since I was a teen. I would love to be able to save my creations to a More

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Khalil from San Diego, California

Asylum-seeker 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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Jolly from Detroit, Michigan

At 59 years old I'm finally housed! A bed and basic furniture will help me thrive.

I need assistance with furniture for my apartment. I just recently moved and I am currently sleeping on the floor. More

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Donald from Oakland, CA

I'm finally housed! I just need a pull-out sofa to sleep and wake up rested.

I need a sleeper sofa for my apartment. Because my apartment is small, a compact and multi-use sofa would be a perfect fit. More

Validated by Maria from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

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Junior from Chicago, Illinois

Ready to apply for a job in manufacturing! I need steel-toed boots & a metrology kit.

If I can obtain these tools, I hope to utilize them in a lifelong, secure career as a CNC operator. More

Validated by Mallory from Jane Addams Resource Corporation