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Steven from Chicago, IL

I'm on my path out of homelessness. Need transportation funds to land a job!

I need funds for transportation to-and-from job interviews, and some new clothes and shoes to present myself professionally. More

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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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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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Cheryl from Chicago, IL

Recovering from a stroke. A laptop will help me develop professionally.

I need my own computer so that I can practice what I'm learning in class, continue to apply for jobs, and keep in touch with my family near and far. 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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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

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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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3 supporters
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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