Lincoln Park Community Shelter

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The Lincoln Park Community Shelter brings communities together to empower homeless men and women to make and sustain life changes.

Validators

Brianne Brianne
As a case manager, I work with adults who are experiencing homelessness, or are at risk of homelessness. I provide support, counseling, and guidance for obtaining resources to improve quality of life. I connect people to resources such as job training, substance abuse treatment, and physical and… More
Taylor Taylor
I am a Case Manager at Lincoln Park Community Shelter. My work involves meeting guests where they are at and working with them towards their future goals through case management. My goal is to support guests in their progress towards self-sufficiency and sustainability to end the cycle of… More
Erica Erica
My job title is Supportive Service Manager. My work involves providing comprehensive case management services to homeless men and women within the Chicago area. My goal is to assist them in becoming self-sufficient so that they can financially support themselves, obtain adequate housing, and become… More
Julie Julie
My job title is Case Manager. My work involves providing comprehensive case management services to men and women experiencing homelessness within the Chicago area. My goal is to support individuals in becoming self sufficient, so they can support themselves financially and secure housing. What I… More
Anna Anna
My job title is Case Manager. My work involves providing comprehensive case management services to men and women experiencing homelessness within the Chicago area. My goal is to support individuals in becoming self sufficient, so they can support themselves financially and secure housing. What… More

Needs validated

$87of $87

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2 supporters
Funded on 7/10/2015

Dominic from Chicago, IL

I'm a Navy Vet in need of transportation back home to Virginia.

I need a one way bus ticket to Norfolk, Virginia, where I have a support network that will help me find housing and employment. More

Validated by Taylor from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$48of $48

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2 supporters
Funded on 5/19/2015

Krzysztof from Chicago, IL

I'm a security guard in between jobs. I need to renew my license to find work.

If my license expires, I'll be ineligible to work, but if I renew it, I'll be able to find a new job and start soon. More

Validated by Erica from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$400of $400

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1 supporter
Funded on 10/1/2015

Angelina from Chicago, IL

After a challenging year, my kids & I are moving forward! My kids need beds to sleep

I'm a single mom of 5! We were just approved for housing & are all sleeping on the floor. I need to get beds for my kids so they can succeed in school More

Validated by Erica from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$400of $400

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8 supporters
Funded on 12/21/2015

Angelica from Chicago, IL

Single mom in need of basic household supplies to make a better life for my kids!

Because our apartment is not properly heated and I'm between jobs to care for my son, I need help with bedding and a few household items for my kids. More

Validated by Erica from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$160of $150

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3 supporters
Funded on 12/24/2015

Patrick from Chicago, IL

Security deposit and 1st month's rent will bring me out of homelessness

I need assistance with first month's rent and deposit for my new home. This will total $150, as I am getting a subsidy. More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$400of $400

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7 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2016

Jonathan from Chicago, IL

Newly housed and proudly working. Living essentials will bring me needed stability.

I've overcome homelessness! Some basic household essentials will allow me to live with dignity as I continue to move forward. More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$405of $400

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10 supporters
Funded on 4/5/2016

Tasha from Chicago, IL

I'm newly housed. Help me purchase furniture so I can feel at home.

I am determined to make my new house a home. I need a couch or futon, a bar-height table, and a comfortable chair to improve my living environment. More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$500of $500

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10 supporters
Funded on 5/3/2016

Genevieve from Chicago, IL

Newly housed! A bed & household basics will give me a fresh lease on life.

I'm starting slowly to rebuild my new home after overcoming homelessness. I need a bed, couch and table. More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$400of $400

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3 supporters
Funded on 5/6/2016

Ashley from Chicago, IL

Domestic violence survivor. Help me take driving lessons to move forward.

I want to obtain my license to reach job opportunities, care for my son, and gain the independence I need to thrive. More

Validated by Julie from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$400of $400

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14 supporters
Funded on 6/28/2016

James from Chicago, IL

I'm overcoming homelessness. Furniture will let me build the stability I need!

I recently found full time work and housing! Some basic furniture will give me a place to sleep, read, study, and feel comfortable as I continue to rebuild! More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$300of $300

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2 supporters
Funded on 5/31/2016

Johnny from Chicago, IL

Veteran overcoming homelessness. I need household basics for my new apartment.

I need basic furniture & toiletries. If my apartment feels like home, it will have a great impact on my mental health and general well being. More

Validated by Julie from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$550of $550

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1 supporter
Funded on 3/6/2017

Betty from Chicago, IL

I am missing 75% of my teeth. I need dentures to regain my self-confidence.

At 75 years old, I feel young as ever at heart. My goal is to maintain my health in any way that I can. More

Validated by Julie from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$500of $500

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1 supporter
Funded on 5/6/2017

Deb from Chicago, Illinois

A car accident left me homeless. Need help acquiring a storage space while I regroup.

With a small amount of storage space, I can ensure that I will not lose all of my belongings during this very difficult time. More

Validated by Anna from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$50of $50

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1 supporter
Funded on 6/6/2017

Jaime from Chicago, Illinois

My disability put me out of work. Fixing my glasses will help me get back on track!

I need to replace my glasses, which have been broken for over 3 months making it difficult for me to complete daily tasks. More

Validated by Anna from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

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