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Kelly from Chicago, IL

Working to make ends meet for me & my child. I need protective welding gear.

I've overcome a lot in my life & I'm looking forward to my welding career. I can't afford the required gear, but once I get it, I'll be able to work. More

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Cashmere from Chicago, IL

Learning to become a welder. I need my driver's license back so I can job hunt.

I need to drive to job interviews because the best options aren't off public transportation. First, though, I need to pay fees to get my license back. More

Validated by Jessica from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Erica from Chicago, IL

Inspired by a family member to become a welder! I need welding gear to work.

To get a welding job, I need gear and bus passes. I also need to pay fees to get my driver's license back so that I can get to work. More

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Kelly from Louisville, KY

I'm studying to be a Pharm D. My laptop crashed and I need a new one for school

I have a job offer on graduation, but I can't take it unless I finish my classes. I need a reliable laptop to get through classes so I can graduate. More

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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

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Cheryl from Chicago, IL

My daughter & I escaped a bad situation. We need furniture as we start over again.

We got away from violence & now have our own home. Eating at a table together & having a place to store clothes will help us feel like a family again. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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Karina from Tucson, AZ

I'm studying dental hygiene & need required equipment to continue in the program.

I have a work study job, but it's not enough for me to afford the dental loupes I need for class, clinics, and eventually a job as a dental hygienist. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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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

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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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Debra from Chicago, IL

I'm studying counseling & mental health services. I need a laptop for my homework.

I need a laptop to successfully juggle my work, school, and internship responsibilities. Without one, it's hard to complete everything I need to do. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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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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