We mourn the loss of Benevolent team member Kyle Kehus. Gifts to help someone in need will honor his legacy.

Dylan Wilson


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$225of $225

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2 supporters
Funded on 12/15/2013

Smithers from Berkeley, CA

I’m a homeless veteran & I need a transit pass to make my VA appointments + look for work

Since leaving active duty work has dried up. A transit pass will help me make my appointments at the VA, job interviews, and get me back on my goals. More

Validated by Anthony from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

$505of $505

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12 supporters
Funded on 10/18/2013

Bryan from San Jose, CA

I was homeless, now ready to take aircraft mechanic’s license tests + need help with fees

I have passed all the courses to become an aircraft mechanic, now I need to take the three written FAA examinations to become licensed. More

Validated by Jim from Good Karma Bikes

$455of $445

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14 supporters
Funded on 3/3/2013

Leo from Chicago, IL

Need a driver's license to be considered for jobs

I'm looking for work and need to pay fees to get my license back. I've interviewed with employers who say if I get my license they can consider me. More

Validated by Latosha from Heartland Alliance

$670of $670

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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

$780of $780

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12 supporters
Funded on 7/25/2013

Marie from Chicago, IL

Widow & mother of 3, I need welding gear to show employers I am prepared for the job

My goal is to get my welding certification, find a job, and support my 3 kids. It's hard to provide for them when I'm not working full time. More

Validated by Emily from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

$335of $335

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4 supporters
Funded on 5/1/2013

Tina from Chicago, IL

My daughter has special needs and I want to send her to camp this summer

I want my daughter to go to camp with kids who have needs like her. She'll participate in activities with kids her age and cherish the experience. More

Validated by Jael from Holsten Human Capital Development, NFP

$595of $595

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11 supporters
Funded on 6/10/2013

Victor from Chicago, Il

Advanced software training will help me compete for jobs that can sustain my family

My daughters need their dad to be able to provide. Help with the cost of training + transportation to get to classes will help me become a programmer. More

Validated by Ebony from North Branch Works

$720of $720

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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

$195of $195

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4 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2013

Tony from Chicago, IL

Just got a new, full-time job but need my driver's license to keep it

Since my new job requires a driver's license, I need to get it back to keep working. I'm the main provider for my family and blessed to be working. More

Validated by Latosha from Heartland Alliance

$675of $675

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23 supporters
Funded on 2/13/2013

Claudia from Chicago, IL

I need certification to start a career as an addictions specialist

I want to do something with my life that is meaningful to me and helpful to others by getting this certificate to become an addictions specialist. More

Validated by Alexis from CLAIM (Chicago Legal Advocacy for Incarcerated Mothers)


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$675of $675

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23 supporters
Funded on 2/13/2013

Claudia from Chicago, IL

I need certification to start a career as an addictions specialist

I want to do something with my life that is meaningful to me and helpful to others by getting this certificate to become an addictions specialist. More

Validated by Alexis from CLAIM (Chicago Legal Advocacy for Incarcerated Mothers)

$195of $195

Need funded!

4 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2013

Tony from Chicago, IL

Just got a new, full-time job but need my driver's license to keep it

Since my new job requires a driver's license, I need to get it back to keep working. I'm the main provider for my family and blessed to be working. More

Validated by Latosha from Heartland Alliance

$720of $720

Need funded!

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

$335of $335

Need funded!

4 supporters
Funded on 5/1/2013

Tina from Chicago, IL

My daughter has special needs and I want to send her to camp this summer

I want my daughter to go to camp with kids who have needs like her. She'll participate in activities with kids her age and cherish the experience. More

Validated by Jael from Holsten Human Capital Development, NFP

$455of $445

Need funded!

14 supporters
Funded on 3/3/2013

Leo from Chicago, IL

Need a driver's license to be considered for jobs

I'm looking for work and need to pay fees to get my license back. I've interviewed with employers who say if I get my license they can consider me. More

Validated by Latosha from Heartland Alliance



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