Denise Vitali Burne


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1 supporter
Funded on 10/1/2015

April from Chicago, IL

My kids & I have overcome 3 yrs of homelessness! My kids need beds to thrive.

After 3 yrs of homelessness, my kids & I are rebuilding. We have no furniture. Having beds is a huge step for us as we build our health & stability. More

Validated by Jacqueline from You Can Make It

$475of $475

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6 supporters
Funded on 10/1/2015

Unique from Chicago, IL

Survivor of cancer & homelessness! Household items will give me the stability to heal

In 2013, I faced stage 3 breast cancer, which I can proudly say I've overcome. My fight against such horrible disease has left me needing basic items More

Validated by Anna from North Side Housing and Supportive Services

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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

$455of $450

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5 supporters
Funded on 8/29/2014

Chaz from Detroit, MI

Young artist living with autism; Publishing fees will allow me to sell my work.

Printing fees for my original comics will help me to sell my work & support my education. I want to provide support to others with similar challenges. More

Validated by Loren from The Arc Detroit

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1 supporter
Funded on 8/29/2014

Amber from Chicago, IL

Bedbugs infested my children's beds. I need help replacing their mattresses.

I'm a mother of 5 struggling to find a stable job. Meeting this need will give my kids a place to sleep and help me as I try and move forward. More

Validated by Paloma from Chicago Children's Advocacy Center

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1 supporter
Funded on 8/29/2014

Cocoa from Detroit, MI

Bedbugs forced me to leave my furniture behind. Beds will get my kids off the floor.

Just got my GED and am looking for work. Four beds and a dresser or organizing bins will get my kids off the floor and help me organize their clothes. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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1 supporter
Funded on 8/29/2014

Lisa from Detroit, MI

Back in school with limited income. My kids need beds & clothes for next school yr

Back in school for my CNA certification. With a tight budget, I'm trying to start early in preparing my kids for school. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

$580of $560

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9 supporters
Funded on 8/29/2014

Cathy from Chicago, IL

Homeless after fleeing abuse. Finally housed; basics will start my family off right!

My daughter and I have survived so much. We're starting over in permanent, subsidized housing and meeting this need will relieve much stress for us. More

Validated by Olivia from Inspiration Corporation

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7 supporters
Funded on 8/29/2014

Singpai from San Jose, CA

I am a refugee; learning to drive will help me care for my family and be independent

I need drivers training lessons so I will be able to take our children to school and medical appointments, and eventually return to work. More

Validated by Maha from Asian Americans for Community Involvement

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7 supporters
Funded on 8/29/2014

Denise from Chicago, IL

Working & in recovery. Now I'm finally housed! Need help with basics for my apartment.

I'm working towards self-sufficiency as I continue my road to recovery. Furniture will help me take the next step towards my goals. More

Validated by Jason from Inspiration Corporation

$805of $780

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11 supporters
Funded on 8/29/2014

CJerome from Charlotte, NC

Trained & ready as a technician, but the job requires a van to work in the field.

Having a work vehicle will enable me to be in a better position to meet the job requirements as a field Technician, so that I can be gainfully employed and utilize my new found skills to better myself financially. More

Validated by Takisha from Urban League of Central Carolinas, Inc.

$870of $670

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5 supporters
Funded on 5/13/2014

Janesther from Detroit, MI

My car stopped working during my job hunt. Repairs will get my family back on track

I need my car repaired so that I can get my boys to school as well as their required appointments on-time. More

Validated by Paula from Black Family Development

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1 supporter
Funded on 5/13/2014

Edward from Chicago, IL

Back on track! I'm an apprentice & finally in my own home. I need a stove to cook.

I need a stove because the one my apartment came with is too dangerous to use. My wages cover the basics but not a bigger cost like a stove. More

Validated by Julie from The Cara Program

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3 supporters
Funded on 5/13/2014

Hope from Inkster, MI

Secured housing after homelessness. Beds for my girls will provide them comfort

Two twin-sized beds with box springs and frames, as well as a set of sheets, pillows, and a comforter for each bed will give my girls a sense of hope. More

Validated by Lindsey from Starfish Family Services

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2 supporters
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Naomi from Detroit, MI

Rebuilding after losing my job & home. Beds for my girls would lift a great burden.

Two twin size beds/bunk beds, covers and sheets will allow my girls to rest at night so they can continue to function and excel in school. More

Validated by Eugene from Homes for Black Children

$860of $780

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12 supporters
Funded on 5/13/2014

Danielle from Detroit, MI

I want to be a CNA. Nursing classes will help me get a job & rebuild after separation

Textbooks and scrubs are the resources I need for my Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) classes. As a CNA I will be able to support my family. More

Validated by Charnita from Coalition On Temporary Shelter

$805of $780

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5 supporters
Funded on 5/13/2014

PJai from Detroit, MI

Moving into my own place! I need a stove & fridge to cook for my family.

I'm ready to move into a home of my own. I've found a place but there are no appliances. A stove and fridge will allow my family to move in. More

Validated by Charnita from Coalition On Temporary Shelter

$695of $550

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10 supporters
Funded on 5/13/2014

Kaytie from Inkster, MI

I want to ensure a successful future for my family. A laptop will help w/ school & build skills

A laptop with Microsoft Office will allow me to communicate with my children's schools, practice my computer skills, and help my kids with homework. More

Validated by Valerie from Starfish Family Services

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4 supporters
Funded on 1/14/2014

Monique from East SF Bay, CA

I'm a DV Survivor fighting cancer. I need a small fridge, microwave & toaster for medication & meals

I survived domestic violence, now I’m fighting cancer. After chemo I’m unable to get around, & these items will allow me to be independent in my room. More

Validated by Kristal from Davis Street Family Resource Center

$780of $780

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12 supporters
Funded on 1/14/2014

Margarita from Chicago, IL

I'm a proud adoptive mother and my family needs help buying a furnace for Chicago's brutal winter

My goal is to raise our adopted son in the best home possible: one that is safe and warm. I need help with half the cost of a furnace for our home. More

Validated by Annie from Erie Elementary Charter School

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2 supporters
Funded on 1/14/2014

Danielle from East SF Bay, CA

I'm a single mother who needs furniture and household goods to care for my children

I am recently divorced and lost a lot of items in the transition. I work part-time, but need a mattress, pots, and pans to care for my kids. More

Validated by Nati from Michael Chavez Center & Monument Community Partnership

$780of $780

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11 supporters
Funded on 1/14/2014

Faith from Detroit, MI

I'm a single mom overcoming health challenges and a separation. I need beds for my children.

I'm not working because of my health. I'm also going through a separation. I need beds to give my kids to get them off the floor at night. More

Validated by Marion from Black Family Development

$700of $700

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1 supporter
Funded on 10/1/2015

Veronica from Chicago, IL

Working hard to support my family! We need a stove & fridge to be healthy.

I just secured housing for my children that is within our means! To be healthy and stable, we need a stove & refrigerator. More

Validated by Annie from Erie Elementary Charter School


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