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Ronald from Chicago, IL

I'm now in my own apartment! I need to furnish it so it feels like home.

I moved into my own place and am working towards getting a full time job. I need household items to live comfortably and make my home a home. More

Validated by Laurel from Inspiration Corporation

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Sarah from Chicago, IL

Work clothes and a metrology kit will get me started in my new career.

I wasn't making enough to cover my expenses working in retail, so I'm training to be a machinist. I need work gear to take a job in the field. More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Chester from Chicago, IL

I'm a senior citizen with disabilities. I need to furnish my new apartment.

I just moved into senior housing & want to feel secure and comfortable in my new home, so I need basic furniture and household goods. More

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

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Roger from Lake Charles, LA

I need to get my CDL license so I can get a driving position and make a living.

Getting this license is the only thing standing between me and a good paying job, which will help me get permanent housing & support my daughter. More

Validated by Lisa from World Outreach

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Patrick from Chicago, IL

I'm moving into my own apartment, but it's empty. Furniture will make it a home.

I can pay rent but can't afford furniture for my new apartment. When I'm housed again, I'll be able to focus on my music career. More

Validated by Lisa from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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Thomas from Chicago, IL

I'm in CNC Fast Track vocational training. I need work gear to start my career.

I need steel toe boots, a metrology kit, and a cell phone so I can get a CNC Operator job. This will show employers I'm ready to work. More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Aaron from Chicago, IL

Getting a home for the first time in 20 years. I need a bed to sleep on.

I'm excited to have my own place so I can be stable. I'm looking forward to being independent! A bed will help me get proper rest. More

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

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Anthony from Chicago, IL

Just moved into permanent housing! I need household items like bedding & a microwave.

I was homeless and now volunteer working to eradicate homelessness in Chicago. Now that I'm housed myself I need a few basics for my home. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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Patrick from Chicago, IL

Becoming a machinist is the opportunity I've been waiting for. I need tools to work.

My new career is a new beginning in life. To be successful, I need bare essentials like a caliper, micrometer, edge finder and dial indicator. More

Validated by Dan from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Lexi from Chicago, IL

Moving to a new town for my son's health. Household items will help us transition.

I need assistance with household items like furniture, kitchenware, & bathroom items. I also need temporary housing while I find a job. More

Validated by Paloma from Chicago Children's Advocacy Center

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Mike from Chicago, IL

Learning to be a CNC Machinist. I need boots, safety glasses, and work clothes.

When I get the gear I need, I'll be able to start working as soon as possible to start providing for my family. I'm eager to go back to work! More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Kenard from Chicago, IL

Caring for my daughter's family and my own health. I need bus passes to get around.

I'm looking for work, making my doctors' appointments, and caring for my grandkids. Bus passes will help me get everywhere I need to be. More

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

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Stacy from Chicago, IL

I'm starting over in life. I need a security deposit so I can move to a safe home.

A security deposit will get me into safe housing. I'll not only have a home but have access to amenities like library computers as I look for job. More

Validated by Ian from Chicago House and Social Service Agency

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Christine from Detroit, MI

Living on disability, looking for housing & work. An eviction is keeping me homeless.

If I clear my eviction I'll be eligible for government housing. I need to raise some of the funds myself & local churches will help with the rest. More

Validated by Chaunise from Wayne County-Detroit Disability Network

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David from Chicago, IL

I need to reactivate my PERC card so I can get a job as a security guard.

With my extensive experience in the security industry it'll be easy to get a job once I reactivate my card. Once employed, I can then secure housing. More

Validated by Marlen from Center for Changing Lives

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Billiam from Chicago, IL

Training every day to become a welder. I need welding gear to get a job.

I've applied for multiple jobs already but I need gear to make sure I don't miss out on an employment opportunity. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Zac from Chicago, IL

I grew up in a community that helps others. Now I need help starting a new career.

I need a helmet, sleeves, jacket, gloves, and steel toe boots to be able to demonstrate to employers how serious I am about the career I have chosen. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Leo from South Bend, IN

Working on getting a job & moving out of poverty! I need a security deposit.

I need a security deposit to move to a place to live where I can be healthy and safe. My current home has sewage leaks and infestations. More

Validated by Nicole from SJC Bridges Out of Poverty

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Charles from Chicago, IL

Finally working again! Now all I need is a security deposit so I'll be housed.

I've been homeless since 2013, staying with family & friends. Now I have a job & can afford to rent a place of my own, but I need a security deposit. More

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

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Pauline from Tucson, AZ

Raising 5 grandchildren. I need new tires to get myself and my grandkids to school.

My tires are unsafe and I need to take my grandkids to school & appointments. I'm also in school to get my GED. Tires will get us there. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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