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Denise from Chicago, IL

I want to rent a truck to move my children closer to family in Texas.

I am facing eviction, but if I can move by mid-July it will be kept off my record. I run a daycare, which I will be able to start up again in Texas. More

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Diana from Chicago, IL

Single mother; I need to pay for a few weeks of daycare while I find a job!

I've been working with CFCL to find work, but I need someone to care for my youngest child. Once I get my first paycheck, I can start paying myself. More

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Robert from Chicago, IL

I moved to pursue a trade career. I need equipment to find work as a welder!

I'm learning welding skills at JARC; before I can start work, I need safety equipment. Working as a welder will let me be financially independent. More

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Matthew from Chicago, IL

I'm ready to work in manufacturing. Reinstating my license will be the first step!

I need safety gear to find work, and my license to commute there. This will set me up for financial stability going forward. More

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Louis from Chicago, Illinois

I've taken the first steps, now I need help w/ safety equipment so I can be a welder.

Having the right welding equipment will enable me to find my first jobs, and move ahead in my career. More

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Carlos from Chicago, IL

Now I deliver packages, but with an eye exam + glasses, I can work as a welder!

I'm training to work as a welder and need prescription safety glasses to start a new job. More

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Michael from Chicago, IL

I am a 50 year old male who is close to finding a machining job , but I need some help.

I don't see clearly, and need new glasses. My insurance does not cover the exam or the lenses. More

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Zeven from Chicago, Illinois

I'm getting ready to be a welder. I need equipment to find a job!

I have been studying welding at JARC; I need steel-toe boots, a welding helmet, jacket and gloves so that I can begin applying to jobs. More

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Hokulani from Chicago, IL

Bus fare for a 24-month program will help me land work + move past homelessness

My son and I recently became homeless. I found a course to help me get an office job, but need help with transportation. More

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Jason from Chicago, IL

With the right work gear, I can work to provide for my kids' futures

I plan to work in manufacturing, but need steel-toed boots and the funds to register my car. More

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Marcus from Chicago, Illinois

I hope to be a master welder and eventually own a business. Need gear to get started

In order to start my career as a welder, I need welding gear and safety equipment. More

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Michael from Chicago, IL

I'm prepared to start a welding career, but I need equipment to find work!

I've trained to be a welder, but I need a welding helmet, gloves, and jacket to get started. Employers expect applicants to have gear when they apply. More

Validated by Alan from Jane Addams Resource Corporation