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Dametriah needs assistance with her rental bill.

Partner: Henrico County Public Schools Office of Family & Community Engagement

Advisor: Virginia Hansom

Dametriah is a single mom who works hard to take care of her son. They have lost their housing due to a nasty black mold situation and are now experiencing homelessness as their apartment complex would not treat the problem. Dametriah will start a new job tonight (3/19) and will be able to pay for their extended stay hotel after her first paycheck, but right now does not have the money to pay for next weeks stay at their hotel. Assistance with this expense will ensure that they can live in a place for another week and not have to risk finding new housing.

Portion of total need info_outline
1/2 of Need Met
  • $321.95
  • $321.95

needed: 03/27/2024

  • West End
  • Experiencing Homelessness
  • Bill - Rent
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Sophia needs assistance with bedding

Partner: St. Joseph's Villa

Advisor: Drew Melson

Sophia, a single mother, has been enrolled in the rapid rehousing program at St. Joseph’s Villa since October 2023. After facing several hurdles, she recently found an affordable place to live with the help of her case manager. She has been working hard to maintain her employment while also trying to increase her income in order to remain housed. However, Sophia’s home is unfurnished, and she and her one-year-old daughter are sleeping on the floor. She would be grateful for assistance with bedding and other essential furnishings to help make her new apartment a home for her family.

Portion of total need info_outline
0/2 of Need Met
  • $259.05
  • $259.05

needed in: 6 days

  • Richmond
  • Single Mother
  • Household - Other Items
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Ronald Shelton needs Work shoes and cell phone bill assistance

Partner: Caritas

Advisor: Shereida Archie

Ronald is seeking assistance with work shoes for his new job and with his cell phone bill. He states that he is experience car issues and if he is able to receive assistance he can maintain his job and get his car fixed.

needed in: 8 days

  • Southside
  • Experiencing Homelessness
  • Bill - Cell Phone
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Nathaniel Pettiford needs Work clothes and work boots

Partner: Caritas

Advisor: Shereida Archie

Nathaniel is seeking assistance with work boots size 9 . He is also asking for assistance with work clothes he is actively seeking employment with the case manager. He states that he is seeking assistance beca8se he has no funds at this time.

needed in: 8 days

  • Southside
  • Experiencing Homelessness
  • Work - Shoes
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