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Aide from Chicago, IL

I'm training in welding. I need safety equipment for my workshops, and career!

I need a helmet, gloves, jacket, and steel toes boots. These will keep me safe, give me confidence, and set me up to find work after I graduate! More

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Jarome from Bronx, New York

Getting my GED and looking to find work. A laptop and dress clothes will help.

While I work to get my GED a basic laptop will be a big help. Later, dress clothes and hygiene products will let me interview for work confidently. More

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Peter from Des Plaines, IL

I've trained to be a welder, but before I can find work I need equipment.

I'm excited to start a career and a stable life. I need help to buy safety equipment-- employers will expect me to have it before they hire! More

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Veronica from Queens, New York

I'm a single mother; my daughter and I need help affording beds.

We recently had to dispose of many of our belongings; new twin beds for the two of us will go a long way towards establishing a happy home. More

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Jasmine from Queens, NY

I'm going out on a limb to start my own business; I need a laptop to keep up!

I'm ambitious and hard working. I need a laptop to connect with vendors & stay up to date on trends. I've started small and I want to grow from here! More

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Sharon from Eldoret, Kenya

I've learned to be a tailor; with a sewing machine I can support my family.

I've learned vocational and business skills; now I need $200 to buy a sewing machine and fabric. I will support myself & my child through tailoring. More

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Marcus from Chicago, Illinois

I hope to be a master welder and eventually own a business. Need gear to get started

In order to start my career as a welder, I need welding gear and safety equipment. More

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Ajay from Queens, New York

With some help to buy safety equipment, I'll be ready to work as an electrician!

I'm currently enrolled in a 900 hour course at Apex Technical School; I graduate in January. I won't be able to work until I have equipment! More

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Eric from Flushing, NY

With some new medical braces, I can look for employment!

My Social Security is on hold. I need some funding so that I can purchase a cane, knee and back brace so that I can get around to find a job. More

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Micah from Chicago, IL

To find work as machinist, I need help to buy safety equipment and car repairs.

I've learned CNC Machining, but employers expect me to have equipment before they'll hire me. Also, I need to fix up my car so I can go to jobs. More

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Jasmine from Queens, New York

Single mom in a GED program; a laptop will let me focus on my kids!

Without a laptop I have to spend hours going to the library and waiting for a computer. A laptop will make a big difference! More

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Ornel from Queens, NY

I'm a freshman in college. I need a laptop to keep up with classes!

I want to become a registered nurse-- for now, I need to be able to keep up in school. A laptop is essential in college these days! More

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Bobby from New York, NY

I've been sleeping terribly; a new mattress will help my pain as I work to get by!

I moved into a new apartment but I have not been sleeping well. I'm working part-time but struggling to buy necessities; any help would be amazing. More

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Aquiallah from Brooklyn, New York

I'm trying start a new life, but my apnea keeps me awake. I need a CPAP machine!

I am attending reentry from incarceration meetings at Fortune Society, but I'm having trouble; my apnea is ruining my sleep. A CPAP machine will help! More

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Destiny from Queens, NY

I work double shifts, but I want to go back to school. I need a laptop to study with.

I want to get back to school to obtain my High School Equivalency; someday I want to work in medicine. I need a laptop so I'm prepared to study! More

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JJ from NEW YORK, BROOKLYN

I'm going to be a young father. I need help to buy first-time supplies!

I'm worried about the challenges of being a father. With help to buy a stroller, and some first-time supplies, I'll be more at-ease with this task. More

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Derrick from Queens, New York

I want a second job as a deliveryman to save up; I need help to buy an electric bike.

I'm working as a cook and hope one day to open my own restaurant to support my kids. With an electric bike, I can work as a deliveryman and save up! More

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Carla from Brooklyn, NY

Working on my college degree. I need help with books, a uniform, and transportation!

I'm full time at the Mandl College of Allied Health. I need help w/ books & transportation, & a second uniform. Your help will let me focus on school! More

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Kevin from Brooklyn, NY

I'm working hard to provide for my son. I need a new bed, I have trouble sleeping!

My 2yo son is the light of my life; I want to provide for him. A new bed will help me stay focused, and let me sleep next to him at night. More

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Miguel from Chicago, IL

I want to provide for my kids as a welder. I need safety equipment to get jobs.

I'm studying to be a welder right now; I need steel toed boots, a welding helmet, and gloves. Employers will expect me to have them if they hire me. More

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Andrew from Brooklyn, NY

I've been given a second chance; I could use help. A laptop will help me get my GED!

I'm working hard to find work & get my GED so I can go to college. With a laptop I'll be able to focus on these things-- I live far from the library. More

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Michael from Chicago, IL

I am a 50 year old male who is close to finding a machining job , but I need some help.

I don't see clearly, and need new glasses. My insurance does not cover the exam or the lenses. More

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Angelo from Queens, NY

I need help to buy a bed & dresser so I can stay prepared as I start my career!

I love cars & want to work as a driver (recently got a class E license). I have back pain & nowhere to put my clothes; I need bedroom furniture. More

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Lucy from Eldoret, Kenya

I've regained my health; I need to funds to build a dam to irrigate my farm!

I'm blessed to be finally healthy. I recently inherited some land; I need to construct a dam to redirect water so I can farm & support my family. More

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Takiesha from Bronx, NY

I'm through treatment, and I have housing! I need help furnishing my new place.

I've been through a lot, and reaching this goal-- housing-- is amazing. I could use help to buy furniture and home basics as I settle in. More

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Cheyanne from Queens, New York

I'm a young mother with a 2yo daughter. I need a security door for my apartment.

My daughter's father recently kicked in our door. The landlord will replace it but I want a security door for our apartment to help me feel safe. More

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Blue from Queens, New York

I'm starting a business-- I have clients lined up. I need help to buy supplies!

I want to start a braiding business. I've got potential clients who want me to braid their hair; I just need help with startup costs to get going! More

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Isaiah from brooklyn, ny

I want to work in real estate; I need help to pay for classes & get a laptop

I've worked as a security guard and more to support my mother, who injured her back at work. I want to find better work in real estate. More

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Wesley from Bronx, New York

I'm a writer and editor; a laptop will let me find work and earn an income again.

Medical expenses have depleted my savings. I'm finishing up a Community Service program; I need to buy & set up a laptop so I can work again. More

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Sincere from Brookyln, NY

I want to finish my GED, but I don't have a computer. A basic laptop will help.

I'm 20 years old and working hard to finish my GED. I want to set a good example for my little sister; a laptop would make a big difference. More

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Cheryl from Queens, New York

I'm a hard worker who is looking to go to college. I need a laptop for school!

I've got a passion for technology and want to study Computer Science. With a laptop I'll be equipped for research and work in school! More

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Kyana from Queens, NY

I love to bake to release stress, but I can't afford my own supplies.

I suffer from anxiety, and use hobbies like cooking and baking to overcome it. I live alone on a waiter's salary; I can't afford supplies on my own. More

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Bosie from Chicago, IL

I'm a single father learning a trade; I need equipment to complete my program.

I want to provide a stable life for my son. I need a welding helmet, measurement tools, etc. so I can finish this program and work as a welder. More

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Anthony from New York, NY

I've worked hard at a photography program. I need a camera to strike out on my own!

After graduating from the program I took a part-time job there. Now I want to start a photography business-- but I'll need a good camera. More

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Saidu from Staten Island, New York

I'm in school for Business Administration; I can't afford textbooks on my own.

I want to work in real estate and give back to my community. I need help to buy textbooks; I had to take out a student loan just to go to school. More

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Deayande from Queens, NY

I'm studying as a fashion designer. I need a camera to show my designs to the world!

I've been learning for a year and I've got big dreams. A camera would be a big boost in my education and career as I move forward. More

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Lyndsey from Queens, NY

Turning my life around; a laptop will let me apply & go to school for Real Estate

I work as an intern. Between that and probation I can't consistently use the library. A laptop will let me use the rest of my day to start a career! More

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Abigail from Bronx, NY

I'm a single mother enrolled in school; I need a laptop for assignments!

I hope one day to study Criminal Justice. For now, I've paid for online classes in medical billing but have had trouble keeping up without a laptop. More

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Elton from Staten Island, New York

I need to train as a Medical Assistant so that I can support my kids.

My work doesn't pay enough. I've been a nursing assistant in the past; I can complete a training course without problem and find a better job! More

Validated by PO Sealy from NYC Department of Probation