Cheral Bond


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$7706of $8000

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86 supporters
Funded on 2/16/2020

In Memory of Kyle from Chicago, IL

In memory of Kyle Kehus, beloved Benevolent team member and friend

Through this Benevolent campaign, we will raise funds in honor of Kyle to help us support the needs of low-income individuals and deliver on Kyle's passion for helping people. More

Validated by the Team from Benevolent

$500of $500

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6 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2019

Tanya from Detroit, Mi

The house we rent is being sold. I care for disabled kids and my mom and need help with a security deposit.

I need a security deposit for housing. We have to move in 60 days and need help facing this crisis. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$600of $600

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10 supporters
Funded on 12/20/2018

Tammy from Detroit, Michigan

Finally found affordable housing - just need help with my security deposit

I need a security deposit for our first home . I was able to locate affordable housing and now I need my down payment for the security deposit. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$500of $500

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5 supporters
Funded on 1/19/2019

Manny from Chicago, IL

I'm 19 with a dream of working in the video game industry. A laptop will help me succeed.

I'm in need of a laptop to help me with completing my academic goals as I don't have regular access to a computer. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

$600of $600

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6 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2019

Tina from Detroit, MI

I left my abuser & I'm studying nursing. Car repairs will get my kids & me to school

I need my car repaired to get back and forth to college and take my children where they need to go. We currently have to take 3 buses every time. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$700of $700

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5 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2019

Sarah from Tucson, AZ

Ready to go back to school, but need a bit more help with tuition to make it happen

I'm ready for a stable new career in medical coding, but all my income goes to support my children and keep our household afloat. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

$300of $300

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8 supporters
Funded on 2/8/2019

Nina from Portsmouth, NH

Ready to help others in need! Just need to pay for my certification and exam.

I need financial assistance in getting my certification as a recovery support worker and paying for the exam. More

Validated by Heather from Granite Pathways

$300of $300

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5 supporters
Funded on 1/10/2019

Christina from Brooklyn, NY

Moving past incarceration and ready to become a peer advocate and coach for others

I need help paying for the certifications I'll need to work as a peer advocate and recovery coach. More

Validated by Princess from The Women's Project

$300of $300

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9 supporters
Funded on 2/4/2019

Angel from Portsmouth, NH

In recovery and ready to help others recover as well.

I need help paying for the application and test fees to become a CRSW. More

Validated by Heather from Granite Pathways

$680of $680

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4 supporters
Funded on 2/14/2019

Charlotte from Bronx, NY - New York

Back on my feet and need a laptop to finish school to become a vet technician.

I have a huge love of animals. My goal is to finish school to become a vet technician. A basic laptop and printer will enable me to pursue my goals. More

Validated by Irma from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

$600of $600

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10 supporters
Funded on 1/11/2019

Cathy from Detroit, Mi

Studying to be a nurse to care for people and support my family. Need to fix my car to get to school.

If I can get help to fix my car, I'll be able to make it to and from nursing school and to care for my kids. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$385of $380

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6 supporters
Funded on 5/8/2018

Jennifer from Detroit, Mi

Working hard to support my children. A kitchen table will let us eat as a family.

The health of my children is my number one priority. I need a kitchen table so we will have a healthy and sanitary place to eat dinner as a family. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$450of $450

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4 supporters
Funded on 5/29/2018

Octavia from Chicago, IL

Need to give my 2 grandsons a stable home base. They need beds & linens to sleep on.

Meeting this need will mean my grandsons have a healthy place to sleep each night in their new home. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

$580of $580

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13 supporters
Funded on 3/12/2018

Amanda from Chicago, IL

I'm one class away from starting a new career. Just need to cover the costs.

Meeting this need will help me provide more opportunities for my family by becoming a licensed real estate broker. More

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

$500of $500

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14 supporters
Funded on 3/12/2018

Marianne from Chicago, IL

Starting a new job. My kids need transportation & warm clothing to get to school.

With your help, I will be able to get to work and know that my children are safe and warm. More

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

$185of $100

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3 supporters
Funded on 1/3/2018

Dulcinea from Chicago, IL

On my path out of homelessness. W/ a tablet computer I can be connected to my family.

To keep our marriage healthy, along with our physical and mental health, my husband and I need to see each other and be in contact. More

Validated by Brianne from Lincoln Park Community Services

$400of $400

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4 supporters
Funded on 1/24/2018

Michelle from Tucson, Arizona

I'm studying to become an RN. With a laptop, I can earn my certification.

Between working full time and care for my beautiful daughter, I'm unable to make it to the library every day to complete my studies. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

$400of $400

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8 supporters
Funded on 2/13/2018

Lucy from Chicago, IL

Recently housed. With a few basic household items, I can finally feel at home in my new space.

I need some basic household items and furniture will give me a comfortable place to rest and build stability. More

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

$630of $630

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6 supporters
Funded on 2/12/2018

Octavio from Tucson, AZ

I'm training to be an EMT. A laptop will enable me to complete my online classes!

With a laptop, I can complete classes while working full time. This will be my first step towards my dream of becoming a nurse practitioner. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

$180of $350

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5 supporters
Funded on 3/12/2018

Brooklyn from New York, NY

Lost everything while homeless. Winter clothes will help me stay warm this season.

I am a survivor of homelessness and domestic violence, and it would mean the world to me to have some warm winter clothing for the season. More

Validated by Josephine from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

$400of $400

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6 supporters
Funded on 2/7/2017

Randy from Chicago, IL

Hoping to get a job in IT. I need bus passes to get to/from my training program.

My goals are to find a job in IT and secure stable housing. I need monthly public bus passes to get back and forth to my training classes. More

Validated by Peter from Center for Changing Lives

$205of $700

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7 supporters
Funded on 4/6/2017

Miguel from New York, New York

I'm recovering after a work injury. Need help caring for my family as I heal.

I need some assistance taking care of my family until I'm able to get back to work. More

Validated by Mustapha from NYC Department of Probation

$340of $450

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9 supporters
Funded on 2/21/2017

Illiya from Staten Island, New York

I'm getting my life back on track. With a laptop, I can complete my GED and find work.

Meeting this need will help me secure my future of earning my diploma and finding employment to help my family out. More

Validated by Verona from NYC Department of Probation

$615of $600

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12 supporters
Funded on 1/24/2017

G.G. from Bronx, New York

I am a survivor of domestic violence. A laptop will help me move forward.

My goal is to use the laptop to help single mothers in my building and my community, who, like me, struggle on a daily basis to make ends meet. More

Validated by Tamar from Barrier Free Living, Inc.

$700of $700

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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

$155of $580

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4 supporters
Funded on 1/21/2017

Anthony from New York, New York

Starting work requires a car to travel in. Driving courses will help me get there!

To reach my goal, I need to take driving classes to help me pass and obtain my driver's license. Help covering these fees will help me thrive. More

Validated by Cathy from NYC Department of Probation

$375of $375

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9 supporters
Funded on 1/2/2017

Fleetwood from Oakland, CA

I've been sleeping on my couch. A bed will give me the sleep I need to move forward.

I need an adequate mattress and box spring to be comfortable and take care of my physical health. More

Validated by Maria from Berkeley Food and Housing Project

$275of $600

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7 supporters
Funded on 1/16/2017

Jolly from Detroit, Michigan

At 59 years old I'm finally housed! A bed and basic furniture will help me thrive.

I need assistance with furniture for my apartment. I just recently moved and I am currently sleeping on the floor. More

Validated by Starleise from Coalition On Temporary Shelter

$451of $450

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14 supporters
Funded on 1/5/2015

Jose from Chicago, IL

Ready to apply for a job with the transit system, but I need work gear to get hired.

As a construction worker, I have the skills for the job, but I need work boots, safety gear, and a uniform to get hired. More

Validated by Marlen from Center for Changing Lives

$140of $285

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4 supporters
Funded on 2/2/2015

Carmella from Chicago, IL

I'm overcoming disability and moving into housing! I need household items

I'm moving into my own apartment after being homeless for 4 years. I need kitchen items so I can cook and bedroom items to get a good night's sleep. More

Validated by Laurel from Inspiration Corporation

$283of $280

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7 supporters
Funded on 12/4/2014

Rilo from Chicago, IL

Found a job, but need help paying driver's license fees to get started.

I need to pay a reinstatement fee to the DMV and then apply for a new driver's license. These fees are the last step to a steady, reliable job! More

Validated by Jason from Inspiration Corporation

$472of $472

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10 supporters
Funded on 12/6/2014

Arnetta from Detroit, MI

I need car repairs so I can still take my son to treatments for sickle-cell anemia.

I need brake and other repairs so I can get my son to his doctor's appointments, my children to school & make it to my new job on time. More

Validated by Erika from The Empowerment Plan

$570of $573

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14 supporters
Funded on 1/5/2015

Monea from Inkster, MI

Working & in college, ready to graduate in Dec. Need radiator fixed to get to class.

I'm working full-time with just 3 classes short of my degree. Car repairs will ensure I make it to class & work as I strive for my goals. More

Validated by Valerie from Starfish Family Services

$400of $400

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18 supporters
Funded on 1/5/2015

Sareeta from Chicago, IL

Newly housed & working towards college to be a parole officer. I need a bed to rest.

My goals are to go back to college to major in criminal justice. Due to financial constraints, I can't afford a bed right now. More

Validated by Da'Sean from The Cara Program

$230of $230

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5 supporters
Funded on 12/6/2014

Kisha from Inkster, MI

Mother of 4 rebuilding after house fire; Need car seats to safely travel with my kids

With car seats, I'll be able to bring my kids safely to appointments & it will allow me to stay mobile to look for housing & employment opportunities. More

Validated by Melissa from Starfish Family Services

$600of $600

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12 supporters
Funded on 1/5/2015

Bret from Los Angeles, CA

I won't let blindness stop me from finishing my novel! A few tools are all I need.

I'm proud to have restarted my life after homelessness. Meeting this need will help me read & write again! More

Validated by Aiko from PATH

$480of $480

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12 supporters
Funded on 12/3/2014

Arlean from Tucson, AZ

Caring for grandchild & mother on limited income. Furniture will help us get settled.

I'm only able to work PT due to my lupus & rheumatoid arthritis, and am going to school to obtain my GED. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

$600of $600

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6 supporters
Funded on 12/3/2014

Joe from Detroit, MI

Professional clothes & car repairs will ensure I'm ready for job interviews!

I'm a single father looking forward to better support my daughter. Repairs & professional clothes will show employers I'm prepared to work! More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$595of $595

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6 supporters
Funded on 12/31/2014

Unique from Tucson, AZ

Working & parenting 2 girls, I need a security deposit so we can have our own home.

I'm preparing to go back to school for my GED. First, though, my kids and I need to move out of transitional housing and into our own apartment. More

Validated by Byron from Pima County One Stop Career Center

$100of $100

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4 supporters
Funded on 12/5/2014

Morris from Chicago, IL

I have a job opportunity in my field but I need my driver's license to take it.

I need a driver's license to work driving patients with disabilities. When I I finish my degree, my license will help me get a job in counseling, too. More

Validated by George from Inspiration Corporation

$270of $225

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4 supporters
Funded on 12/3/2014

Phyllis from Chicago, IL

I've transitioned into a new apartment. Now I need kitchen items so I can cook meals.

I was homeless for a year, but now I have an apartment again. Cooking ware, dishes, a microwave and a hot plate will allow me to fix my own meals. More

Validated by Laurel from Inspiration Corporation

$284of $265

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6 supporters
Funded on 12/2/2014

Bonnie from Chicago, IL

Ready to work again! I need court fees to expunge my record.

My goal is to earn my own living. I need to expunge my record so that I'll be eligible for more employment opportunities. More

Validated by Priscilla from Renaissance Collaborative, Inc.

$670of $670

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12 supporters
Funded on 12/25/2013

Leo from Santa Ana, CA

I'm trained in construction. Now I need transportation to take advantage of an apprenticeship

I just finished a Construction Training Program. Now I need help buying a dependable, used vehicle to get to work so I can take an AGC apprenticeship. More

Validated by David from Taller San Jose


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