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

Kimberly Coday


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$505of $500

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6 supporters
Funded on 1/9/2016

Craig from Chicago, IL

Newly housed & searching for work. A bed will help me start each day rested & ready!

Having a bed will allow me to function better during the day and be more successful on my job search because I'll be well rested and healthy. More

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

$450of $450

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6 supporters
Funded on 3/14/2016

Mitch from Chicago, IL

Professional attire & transit passes will enable me to succeed in my job search.

My goal is to find a stable clerical job. Transit passes and professional clothes are important for my search and success! More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

$700of $700

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7 supporters
Funded on 2/8/2016

Sandy from Chicago, IL

I'm rebuilding after identity theft & need help moving my furniture from Florida.

I'm committed to building a stable life for my family. I need help covering a portion of my moving costs from Florida to Chicago to help do this. More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

$400of $400

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5 supporters
Funded on 1/16/2016

Linda from Chicago, IL

I need bus fare & winter clothes to finish school & continue moving my family forward

I'm a single mom in school for IT. I need a bus pass & winter clothes to get to class & finish my training. Once I finish, I can't wait to get to work More

Validated by Kayla from Center for Changing Lives

$400of $400

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8 supporters
Funded on 12/21/2015

Angelica from Chicago, IL

Single mom in need of basic household supplies to make a better life for my kids!

Because our apartment is not properly heated and I'm between jobs to care for my son, I need help with bedding and a few household items for my kids. More

Validated by Erica from Lincoln Park Community Shelter

$500of $500

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8 supporters
Funded on 1/25/2016

Tessa from Chicago, IL

Bedbugs forced me to throw away everything. I need furniture for my home & health!

My goal is to complete my training at The Cara Program and to be successful in the foodservice industry. Furniture will enable me to thrive! More

Validated by Da'Sean from The Cara Program

$305of $300

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4 supporters
Funded on 12/28/2015

Craig from Chicago, IL

Bus passes are critical to my job search & will further my self-sufficiency.

I need bus passes for job interviews, searches and all related networking events. Once I'm able to obtain a job, I'll be able to find housing! More

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

$285of $250

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9 supporters
Funded on 11/15/2012

JT from Chicago, IL

I'm a single dad, trained + ready to work. Need the right gear to work in my field.

I just finished a training in welding and the safety equipment is required before I work. More

Validated by Eric White from Jane Addams Resource Corporation

$280of $280

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6 supporters
Funded on 10/9/2012

Damarion from Chicago, IL

Moved to find work to support my son. Need safety gear to work as a welder.

Once I have a job, I can send for my son. I finished the program in welding and I am ready to work. More

Validated by Eric White from Jane Addams Resource Corporation


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