Needs and Updates:

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FILLED! Car Repair for Single Mom

We are working with a single mother who is in need of getting her car working before winter.  She is in need of a new transmission for the car. The total cost will be around $1,500.00 to get the car up and running. Mom is going to help with some of the cost but will...

FILLED! Deposit for homeless couple

We have a couple that is trying to get emergency assistance to put down a deposit for an apartment. They have been homeless for a while now, and have finally been able to secure housing thanks to other agencies. However, they need $400 for the deposit. Another agency...

FILLED! Furnace repair for disabled woman

We are working with a disabled woman who needs her furnace repaired before the winter. The first estimate the client received appraised the cost of the repairs at $2,000. Please let us know if you are able to help, or if you know anyone who may be able to assist in...

FILLED! Laptop for Single Mom

We are currently working with a single mother who is trying to put herself through school while working full time and raising her children. She is currently only making minimum wage. She is taking her classes online due to not being able to quit her job and be a full...

FILLED! Baby Clothes for Single Mom

We are currently working with a single mother who is expecting twins. She is need of one crib mattress and a car seat, as well as clothing for baby boys. If you can donate any of these items, please let us know. Thank you!

FILLED! Hearing Aids Needed

A gentleman in our community has been told he has significant hearing loss and must have hearing aids.  The specialist recommended he have the hearing aids that cost $6000 due to the amount of hearing loss that he has.  They are discounting them to $1,500 for the...

FILLED! Tires for Mother of Special Needs Student

This week we are working with a single mother of a special needs student who is in need of two front tires. Her front tires are not currently safe to drive, and she needs to be able to provide transportation for her child to and from school. We have priced this need...

FILLED! Rent Payment for Injured Single Mom

We are working with a single mother who has been out of work due to injury that needs help meeting this months rent. It is possible that she will be out of work for 6 more weeks, and her income based housing is renegotiating her October rent accordingly, but she still...

FILLED! School Supplies for ASU ACCESS Program

This week we are partnering with the ACCESS Program at Appalachian State University. The ACCESS Program is designed to help low-income and first generation college students by providing school supplies and other tools they need to help them along the way. There are...

FILLED! 12 Passenger Bus for New After School Program

There is a new after-school program for children of lower income families in Watauga County. Currently, they are picking up children from three different schools, using only a mini-van that holds 6 passengers. The children's ages range from 5-10 years old and at this...