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Desiree from Gastonia, NC

Ready to become a CNA. I'm just one car repair away from getting there!

I need to get my transmission repaired. Once I do so, I will be able to attend mny CNA classes while I work part time. More

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Jennifer from detroit, mi

After 2 years homeless, my family has a home! Need a crib a& bed for my kids.

I need are baby crib and a bed for my toddlers. If this need is met my children will have a safe night sleep at night More

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Rebecca from Chicago, IL

Raising 4 amazing kids & going to school. I'm 1 certification from my dream career!

I need to complete my Infant and Toddler Specialist Certificate. As the head of my household, I have to stretch one income to support my whole family. More

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Sheldon from Chicago, IL

I'm SO CLOSE to getting my IT certification. Bus passes to class will get me there.

I need reliable transportation in the form of a buss pass to be able to finish my CompTIA A+ certification program and start work in the IT field. More

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Tina from detroit, mi

My kids mean the world to me. They need clothes that fit for the year.

Three of my four children have conditions that require daily care. It's hard to put away enough extra money to get them clean clothes that fit. More

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Tia from Detroit, MI

I'm studying to become a nurse. My kids need school clothes that fit.

My kids are growing, and new uniforms that fit will help them be comfortable and confident enough to excel in school. More

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Charles from Chicago, IL

I'm SO CLOSE to moving into my own place. I need basic work gear to make it happen.

With the winter season approaching, warm and dependable clothes and boots are essential for my job. More

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Suzie from Tucson, Arizona

Proud mom of 2. With your help, I can finally become a US citizen!

I need to apply for my U.S. citizenship. I have a lot to offer to this country and am grateful for this opportunity. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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Jared from Chicago, IL

Training for a new career! All I need are bus passes to make it to class.

I need reliable transportation in the form of monthly bus passes to make sure that I can get to and from training everyday. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

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Marie from Detroit, Mi

Retired & raising my grandson. I need a sleeper sofa to give him a good night's rest.

I'm doing my best to raise my grandson on a fixed income. A place to sleep is essential for him to start each day rested and ready. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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Marisol from San Francisco, CA

I am recovering from surgery. One month's rent will keep me housed before I go back to work!

With your help, I will be able to heal in a safe environment and keep the home the home where I have lived for many years. More

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Shani from Bronx, NY

I'm 2 tests away from becoming a real estate agent! Just need a laptop to get there.

I need a laptop computer and a printer. I have very limited income and it is hard for me to obtain equipment to further my goals. More

Validated by David from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

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Kim from Detroit, Mi

A fire took away all my family's belongings. A bed & clothes will help us recover.

After our house caught fire we lost everything. My kids and I just left a shelter and we're determined to start anew. More

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Tim from Detroit, Mi

I'm training for a new career. In the meantime, I need a stove to cook for my kids.

Without a stove, I'm often forced to rely on microwave meals and fast food to feed my children, which aren't healthy or affordable. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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Jeremy from Chicago, IL

Ready to rebuild and more forward. I'm one fee away from getting my driver's license.

I am trying to build a foundation so I can get employment. With one driver's preparation course I can get my driver's license for the first time. More

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

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Mike from Oakland, CA

I'm an adult learner ready to push myself forward. A laptop will help me get there.

An education is crucial to helping me achieve self-sufficiency. I need support in purchasing a laptop for my studies. More

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Aries from Chicago, IL

After 2 years homeless, I have my own place! Need basic furniture to make it a home.

I'm proud to say I now have my own apartment. But after a security deposit & 1st month's rent, I need funds to furnish it and make it a livable space. More

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Gabby from Bronx, NY

Single mom ready to earn my bachelor's degree. With a basic laptop, I can get there!

I have recently moved into my new apartment after living in an emergency shelter. I want to earn my degree to provide a better future for my kids. More

Validated by Samuel from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

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Sabrina from Chicago, Illinois

I'm determined to overcome homelessness. Bus passes will help me get there.

I need transportation as a means to travel back and forth to potential job leads and housing opportunities. More

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Joyce from Detroit, Mi

Mom of 2 recovering from an accident. With beds & clothing I can get back on my feet.

As I find stable housing for my family, I need clothing, household items and beds. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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Sonja from Chicago, IL

I'm disabled & working toward my degree. Household essentials will allow me to thrive

I need a futon bed as well as other household furnishing including: cookware, lamps and other items to begin my new in my new apartment. More

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

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Minerva from Tucson, AZ

I'm ready to become a nurse! I just need a laptop to complete my RN program.

With a laptop I won't have to visit the library during its limited hours. I'll be able to become a nurse while caring for my three children. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

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Cabelle from Oakland, CA

I want to be an agent of change in my community. With 1 ticket I can make that happen

A trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture would be a life-changing experience & give me a better understanding of myself. More

Validated by Maria from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

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Kristy from Staten Island, New York

Working hard to provide a good life for my newborn. I need a crib & stroller for her.

Caring for my newborn is more than a full-time job. With your help, I can provide my baby with the safety and security of a stroller and crib. More

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Faith from Bronx, NY

My daughter's education is so important. W/ a laptop she can start school off right!

With a laptop, my daughter will be able to do her schoolwork at home in a safe environment, rather than having to travel to the library at night. More

Validated by Samuel from Barrier Free Living, Inc.