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FILLED! #365 – Sports Tuition for at-risk Elementary School Student

A local school has let us know about a child they consider to be at-risk who has some athletic ability and has the chance to play for a travel sports team. The cost is $90. Family is headed by a single mother who has other young children. We feel this child would...

# 363 – Disabled Couple Behind Due to Funeral Expenses

UPDATE: Only $60 remaining on this need A disabled couple has gotten behind in their bills due to funeral costs. They currently owe $100 in back rent and $50 on their electric bill. Their electricity is due to be shut off on Monday, Sept. 10. We would like to fill...

#359 – Water Need for Single Mother

NEW NEED #359 | WATAUGA We have been made aware of a single mother in our community who needs a well dug. Her spring dried up and she now has a gravity-fed hose in the creek. She is afraid the hose will freeze in the winter. She has been given an estimate of $7000 to...

#358 – Car Repair for Single Mother

NEW NEED #358 | ASHE We are currently working on behalf of a single mother who is in need of a car repair. She works full time in another county and needs the transportation in order to get to her job. She does not have an emergency fund or any other resources to...

FILLED! #354: AC Unit

UPDATE: This need has been filled. Thank you! A young woman suffering from severe ataxia and mobility issues is living with her family in an older mobile home which is in desperate need of a new small AC unit. A floor or window unit would work best for their...

NEED #350 – Electric & Rent Assistance

NEED #350 - Watauga We have a local family struggling to make their rent and electrical payment before their HUD assistance is active. They're in need of $350 to pay both bills for the month. Any amount that can be donated would be immensely helpful and would help...

NEED #346 – Car Repair

NEED #346 – ASHE A disabled woman in Ashe has had serious car issues and is unable to make it to her medical appointments due to lack of transportation. The car has been towed to a repair shop, where the totals for fixing it have reached $2,000. Even if you can only...

FILLED! #343 – Septic Tank

NEED #343 – WATAUGA An elderly disabled woman in Watauga is seeking someone who can pressure wash mold from her home, clear brush away from the house, and pump her septic tank. Fumes from the tank are backing up into the home and creating a dangerous living situation....

NEED #325 – Rent Need

NEED #325 | Ashe County - A recently widowed woman is having significant struggles in paying her rent and utilities while also dealing with serious health issues. We're trying to pay her $580.00 rent for a month while she recovers. Please donate anything you can...

NEED #344 – Financial Help for Mother & Son

NEED #344 | WATAUGA – A woman's son has been sick and admitted for an extended period of time to the hospital. During the time he is in the hospital, she will be unable to work, and thus have no income. We're looking for help with her rent, electric bill, and car...