Needs and Updates:

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FILLED! NEED #5249 | After School Care for Two Children

WATAUGA | A local school has informed us about two children whose family is struggling to meet the cost of after school care. They are currently receiving a DSS subsidy for childcare but are still unable to make the payments. The school has seen as marked improvement...

FILLED! NEED #5247 | Water Bill for Struggling Family

WATAUGA | We are currently working with a family that has fallen on some hard times and is in need of help with their water bill this month. The total needed is $111.00. If you would like to lend a hand and help us keep this family's water on, please click on the link...

FILLED! NEED #5240 | Permit Costs for Homeless Teenager

WATAUGA | The Hospitality House has informed us of a homeless teenager who is taking steps toward independence and is applying for a learner's permit for the first time. The cost is $20. If you would like to help her take this step toward self-sufficiency, please...

FILLED! NEED #5243 | Family Eviction Prevention

ASHE | We have another family that is working with us as well as DSS to prevent an eviction scheduled for 2/18/20. The husband was recently laid off and has not yet been approved for unemployment. The wife recently was able to find full time work but during that time...

FILLED! NEED #5234 | Water Heater for Disabled Man

ASHE | We have been made aware of a disabled man in need of a water heater installation. He lives in a camper and has been without hot water for 3 years. A water heater has been donated for him, but it needs to be installed for him. We have estimated this repair at...

FILLED! EMERGENCY NEED #5245 | Eviction Prevention

WATAUGA | We have been made aware of a single mother in our area who faces eviction TODAY if she does not pay at least $450 in back rent. She is by all accounts a good and responsible tenant who has fallen on hard times due to a recent injury and a death in the family...

FILLED! NEED #5241 | Single Mother in Need of Radiator

ASHE | DSS has a referred a single mother to us who is in need of a radiator for her car. She works two jobs and her teenage son also has a part-time job, and they both share the car to get to work. The woman is newly single and is struggling due to the family's new...

NEED #5184 | Washing Machine Repair for Disabled Woman

WATAUGA | A disabled woman has been referred to us whose washer has stopped working and needs to be repaired. She cannot afford to have it fixed and is currently washing clothes by hand, which she has difficulty doing due to her disability. We are not looking for a...

FILLED! NEED #5233 | Rent Payment for Elderly Man

ASHE | We are working with an elderly man who is in need of some assistance with his rent. He lives on a fixed income but has never been late. However, due to an unforeseen car repair he doesn't have the money to pay this month and has been threatened with eviction....

FILLED! NEED #5231 | Housing Deposit for Disabled Person

WATAUGA | We are working with a disabled person who has worked hard to overcome homelessness and obtain subsidized, sustainable, independent housing. While they have saved money for rent and other deposits they still need some assistance with their housing deposit,...