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Mario from Chicago, Illinois

Training for a manufacturing career. One car repair can help me land work!

I am in the final stages of earning my CNC certification. Getting my vehicle fixed will let me get hired and make it to work. More

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Madeline from Chicago, IL

A basic laptop will help me become a Certified Recovery Support Specialist!

I need a laptop with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint so I am able to study, write papers and complete online courses. More

Validated by Mackenzie from Inspiration Corporation

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Bev from Chicago, Illinois

I'm about to move into my own apartment! Need help with transportation costs.

While I take classes to continue on my path, I need help covering the transportation costs to and from my new home. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

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Samec from Chicago, Illinois

Training for work in manufacturing! Need personal protective equipment to start work.

I pride myself on being an extremely competent and skilled welder, and with the required safety gear I know I will excel. More

Validated by Ethan from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Alex from Chicago, Illinois

Ready to work as a welder! I need the necessary safety gear to be on the job.

Having the necessary gear will provide both comfort and protection while working. More

Validated by Ethan from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Ashley from Chicago, IL

I need a basic laptop to stay connected and apply for work.

Finding work will help me keep my family out of homelessness. I need a laptop to help me search and apply for full-time jobs. More

Validated by Cassandra from Chicago Lights: Elam Davies Social Service Center

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Funded on 6/11/2018

Aries from Chicago, IL

After 2 years homeless, I have my own place! Need basic furniture to make it a home.

I'm proud to say I now have my own apartment. But after a security deposit & 1st month's rent, I need funds to furnish it and make it a livable space. More

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Pinky from Staten Island, NY

I'm ready for a career in healthcare. A laptop will help me earn my nursing license!

I need a laptop for my homework assignments and to obtain coursework and information from blackboard. More

Validated by LisaAnn from NYC Department of Probation

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Stanley from Chicago, IL

I have moved into my own place after 10 years! I need furniture to make it a home.

My new apartment needs basic furnishings so that I can feel at home and keep building stability. More

Validated by Patty from Chicago Lights: Elam Davies Social Service Center

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Laurie from Tucson, Arizona

My disability prevents me from communting. A laptop would let me keep teaching!

I have a passion for education, but my disability has been a roadblock. I need a laptop ito teach math and language arts to my future students. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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Sophie from Chicago, Illinois

Bus passes will help me make it to job interviews and obtain full-time work.

Weekly bus passes would allow me to attend class, attend an internship, and show up well-dressed and on-time for job interviews and obtain work. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives