Survivors of Torture, International

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Survivors of Torture, International: facilitates the healing of torture survivors and their families; educates professionals and the public about torture and its consequences; and advocates for the abolition of torture.

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Patricia Patricia
My job title is Senior Mental Health Clinician. I have been in this position since July 2009. My work involves conducting eligibility screenings and initial intakes for new clients as well as coordinating all of their follow up care. I also organize group activities and oversee our services for… More
Tammy Tammy
My job title is Clinical Case Manager. I have been in this position since November 2012. My work involves meeting with clients, through a combination of office and home visits, to address their case management needs. I assess and provide appropriate referrals to clients’ basic needs such as… More
Erika Erika
My job title is Senior Mental Health Clinician. I have been in this position since May 2013.My work involves completing eligibility screenings and initial intakes with new clients as well as coordinating and providing their follow-up care. I also organize our healing groups, and oversee our… More
Cassie Cassie
My job title is Clinical Case Manager. I have been in this position since May 2015. My work involves meeting with clients, through a combination of office and home visits, to address their case management needs. I assess and provide appropriate referrals to clients’ basic needs such as housing,… More
Elizabeth Elizabeth
Medical Case Manager at SURVIVORS

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$695of $680

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11 supporters
Funded on 12/3/2012

Eva from San Diego, CA

Seeking asylum in the US; need laptop to further my university education

I had to flee to the US due to persecution. I hope to continue my schooling this upcoming year. Having a laptop will help make my studies much easier. More

Validated by Patricia from Survivors of Torture, International

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17 supporters
Funded on 4/5/2013

Macaba from San Diego, CA

A blind survivor of torture, I need a computer to get a degree and help others.

I need a laptop designed for the blind that can help me complete my education to become a counselor and help others who are blind. More

Validated by Patricia from Survivors of Torture, International

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12 supporters
Funded on 6/28/2013

Miguel from San Diego, CA

I found safety in the US. Need a computer to get a degree in construction mgmt + support myself

I lost everything when I was imprisoned + tortured in Nicaragua for trying to help poor families. A computer will let me become qualified to work here More

Validated by Patricia from Survivors of Torture, International

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19 supporters
Funded on 7/17/2013

Louis from San Diego, CA

I'm off to UC Berkeley on a full scholarship but I need supplies & a train ticket to get there

I'm an asylee. I studied hard in community college & got into the school of my dreams! Now I need to get there and buy my dorm and school supplies. More

Validated by Tammy from Survivors of Torture, International

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8 supporters
Funded on 11/28/2014

Solo from San Diego, CA

I'm a new asylum seeker in the US waiting for my work permit. I need a bed to sleep.

I'm waiting for my work permit so I can get a job. Meanwhile, I'm sleeping on the floor & I need a bed to sleep better at night & be ready to work. More

Validated by Tammy from Survivors of Torture, International

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12 supporters
Funded on 2/9/2015

Kawthar from San Diego, CA

Rebuilding my life after torture. With a laptop, I can take classes & start my career

I sought asylum in the US after being persecuted as a journalist in my home country. A laptop will open doors for me as I build my new life. More

Validated by Tammy from Survivors of Torture, International

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2 supporters
Funded on 5/6/2014

Alex from San Diego, CA

I am starting over, seeking asylum. Forklift operator training will give me a career.

I need basic forklift training in order to receive my operator certificate. With that I can work and take care of my wife and coming child. More

Validated by Tammy from Survivors of Torture, International

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17 supporters
Funded on 9/15/2015

John from San Diego, CA

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

Seeking asylum in the U.S. & rebuilding my life after surviving torture. I want to work in the auto industry, but need a laptop to succeed in school. More

Validated by Erika from Survivors of Torture, International

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8 supporters
Funded on 9/21/2015

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

$680of $680

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7 supporters
Funded on 1/30/2016

Ntangu from San Diego, CA

I faced violence in my home country. I need help rebuilding my life and career.

I love working in healthcare. I need to renew my work permit and have my nursing degree evaluated to stay in the U.S. and in my dream profession! More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

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14 supporters
Funded on 6/14/2016

Julius from San Diego, CA

Healing after torture. A few months of bus passes will help me get to my treatment.

I need bus passes to help me visit the doctor, pharmacies, church, and other services that allow me to begin my healing process. More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

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9 supporters
Funded on 6/17/2016

Kait from San Diego, CA

Survivor of violence in Afghanistan. I need a root canal to move forward.

I want to recover from the trauma experienced in my home country so that I can be there for my children and be a productive member of society. More

Validated by Elizabeth from Survivors of Torture, International

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14 supporters
Funded on 1/27/2017

Khalil from San Diego, California

I'm ready to begin a nursing career in the US. Help me cover my tuition.

I came to the U.S. seeking asylum, but can't apply for financial aid at this time. I need help covering tuition for a CNA program and supplies. More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

$315of $680

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5 supporters
Funded on 4/20/2017

Alma from San Diego, California

I'm ready to start school in the US. I need to cover the cost of 2 exams to enroll.

Graduate school exams are expensive, but I know I can make it through my program once I can pay for these tests. More

Validated by Cassie from Survivors of Torture, International

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