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Raven from Chicago, IL

Studying for a new career! I need tuition, supplies and a uniform.

I'll be starting classes soon to become an aesthetician. I need to make a deposit for tuition and basic supplies to enroll in classes and get started on my career. More

Validated by Amelia from Chicago House and Social Service Agency

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Ileana from Chicago, IL

Overcame homelessness! I need an employment authorization card to keep working.

I'm eager to move higher in life! The majority of my paycheck goes to making ends meet. I need an employment authorization card to keep working & move up in life. More

Validated by Laurel from Inspiration Corporation

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John from San Diego, CA

I was tortured in my home country. A laptop will help me complete school!

I'm seeking asylum in the U.S. and rebuilding my life after surviving torture. I want to work in the auto industry, but need a laptop to succeed in school and beyond! More

Validated by Erika from Survivors of Torture, International

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Myrna from Chicago, IL

I'm starting my life anew after 5 yrs of homelessness! I need basic supplies to make a stable home.

I've just moved into an apartment after 5 years of homelessness. Now it's empty. Items like pots and bedding will give me the home I need to thrive. More

Validated by Laurel from Inspiration Corporation

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Ellen from Chicago, IL

In my first apartment in over 20 years! I need bus passes, a table, and chairs.

Having a bus pass will mean I can job search reliably! With a table and chairs, I'll be able to have something to eat on and create a home for myself. More

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

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Dwayne from Chicago, IL

I'm looking for work. A bed will help me get the sleep I need to move forward!

I'm on the other side of 10 years of homelessness! I'm eager to find a job and know that I need to be rested to do so! I need a bed! More

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

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Nana from Inkster, MI

I'm a young mom of 2! I need help with a security deposit to get stable housing.

My goal is to secure stable housing for my young family. We've found an apartment but need help with moving expenses (security deposit & moving truck) More

Validated by Samantha from Starfish Family Services

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Debra from Chicago, IL

Training to be a press brake machinist! I need work gear like boots to get a job.

I hope to one day be able to help my family in a time of need as they once helped me. To reach my goal, I need work gear like steel toed boots. More

Validated by Crystal from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Teresa from Chicago, IL

I'm excited to be back on my feet! A bed will get me off the floor & ready for work.

I just moved into my apartment after several difficult years. To feel rested, healthy and ready for work, I need a bed! More

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

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Michelle from Chicago, IL

I'm working! All I need to move into stable housing is the move-in fee.

My goals are to keep working and develop job security. To do this, I need stable housing! This $400 move-in fee is all that stands in my way. More

Validated by Katherine from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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Diane from Tucson, AZ

Working hard to maintain stability! I need a bed for my health & stability.

After my old bed broke in April, I've been sleeping on the floor, which is harming my back & arm. A new bed is important for my health & stability. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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FeFe from Chicago, IL

Single mom eager to continue working in clinical massage. I need liability insurance!

I need $250 to pay for liability insurance, which will enable me to work as a professional licensed massage therapist in Illinois. More

Validated by Anna from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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Emilia from San Diego, CA

Survived torture in my home country. I need gear to study & work in Culinary Arts!

I need a uniform, knife kit, tuition & books to complete my 9-month Culinary Arts certificate, which will help me obtain a secure job & support myself More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

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Madeline from Chicago, IL

I need steel-toed boots & glasses to jump-start my career in manufacturing.

I want to transition into manufacturing because it's reliably full-time & offers opportunities to grow. I need this gear to work & be safe on the job. More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Melissa from Chicago, IL

I'm a working mom of two. I need manufacturing gear & a bus pass to get a better job!

I'm working in retail & training at JARC to be a CNC Operator to get a better job to take care of my kids. I need gear + transport to be ready to work More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Sean from Chicago, IL

Focused father training to work in manufacturing. I need work gear to get started!

To find gainful employment in manufacturing, I need steel toed boots, a metrology kit, working clothes, and a transit pass. More

Validated by Mark from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

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Diamond from Detroit, MI

I'm a single, working mom. I need help with the initial payment for my car insurance.

I'm receiving a car through Vehicles For Change. I can't receive the car until I show proof of car insurance. I need help with the initial payment! More

Validated by Laci-Blaine from Matrix Human Services

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Wally from Fremont, CA

Starting my own carpet cleaning business. I need a vacuum cleaner to get started.

I need a Kirby vacuum cleaner to start my business. This quality vacuum can be used on cars & carpets, which will allow me to offer more services! More

Validated by Allie from Afghan Coalition

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Unique from Chicago, IL

Survivor of cancer & homelessness! Household items will give me the stability to heal

In 2013, I faced stage 3 breast cancer, which I can proudly say I've overcome. My fight against such horrible disease has left me needing basic items More

Validated by Anna from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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DeeDee from Chicago, IL

My goal is to work in tech! I need my IT A+ certification to be work ready.

Having the A+ certification will open the door for more job opportunities. I need to take my exam, but need help paying for the registration fee. More

Validated by Oliver from Center for Changing Lives

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