Hello I am a 29 year old single mother of three girls ages 9, 7 and 4 this year has not been the best for us as we are currently homeless due to the place we called home is being remodeled and the owner gave us little to no time to find another apartment and with rent and deposit so high there was really nothing I could do. We are currently staying from one place to another at friends house, and my girls sometimes stay with there dad when he is able to take them with him. It hurts to see myself and daughters like this, I feel like I have failed as a mother to have a safe place to for us all to stay, but I know and pray that god has a plan for us and is making me stronger day by day, I currently started school to get my GED and Finish school to give my daughters a better future.
and now that I have a lot of time while my girls are all in school I can make more progress in life. I have always shown everyone around me how happy I am and what a great mother I have been for my daughters, I am going through a lot, financially aswell and with me being unemployed and not as much support from there father it hrts me to see myself in this situation that I never thought would happen to us. Now with the holidays coming up It hurts to hear my daughters asking to write a Christmas wish to santa. I am ineed of help if anyone can help my family this holiday season it would mean so much. My daughters need clothes, shoes We mostly send the rest of the day after school at the library so books to read and color would be helpful, and if you'd like any toys would be great aswell, I know we might not have a tree to call our own this year but aslong as we have each other food and clothing on our backs is what really matters right now. I need this load lightened and I know god doesn't give us more than can bear but I am not giving up hope, I pray god touches some ones heart to have compassion on us and help us in any way possible. Happy Holidays!!
I'm asking for help for my family! My daughter who is now 6 and my step daughter who is now 14 are not going to be able to have much of a Christmas this year and it hurts me every day as we get closer and closer to Christmas. If there is anyone out there who is able to help I would greatly appreciate it. I love my girls with all my heart and I cant see them go through bad Christmas. My husband has been laid off And cannot collect any unemployment until January! Mostly I am just asking for a few outfits and shoes for them. Its more about what they need then what they want! Please if you can help in any way please email me at email@example.com
Hi,am a mother with a cry for help for my children for the holidays,were homeless and stay behind and church and some times in friends cars.I have never asked for help ever and am ashamed to be asking right now for the help,please hear a mothers cry for help.Thank You Sandra and Family
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There are 5 of us my husband works hard and we still don't have money for the holidays please help my children are wonderful and we have 2 grandchildren with one on the way I have 5 kids one graduated this year I'm so proud but I do still have 2 girls one12 and the other 15 and a 4 year old boy he's sick all the time but hope someday he doesn't have to have anymore blood transfusions thanksgiving and Christmas make me depressed I'm not the person I know I am all because of money
I am from north Carolina and I am and have been trying to find someone to help my family for Christmas we just got into a place a few months back and had nothing because we lost our storage and had to start fresh and all I want is to make sure my kids have a good Christmas ...thanks happy holidays
I am in a situation I didn't ever plan on. I'm engaged to a wonderful woman and between the two of us we have five children. Their ages range from two to eighteen. I suffer from five diagnosed mental illnesses and struggle with addiction. I haven't worked in nearly three years because of my mental state. She on the other hand came into my life again after not seeing her for fifteen years and was like an Angel from above. I found God and a new point of view on life because of her. She had a twelve year long career with one insurance agency and had the American dream life. However over the past two years being together my mental state deteriorated and she fell victim to it along with her three children and both of my daughter's. She thenlost her job trying to help me . Along the way while things around us fell apart her kindness never left and she took in some people to help them on their feet. Most of them unfortunately stole from us including a gift for her son. We are now losing our (her) home and have no means of getting presents or even buying groceries. HELP ME HELP HER AND OUR CHILDREN PLEASE.
Hello there and Happy Holidays!! My name is Jackee I am 29yrs old. I am in a hard situation and I truly have no one to turn to in my personal life. In my attempt of searching for some help I came across this website and I am hoping that this letter reaches the right person. First I want to say a little background about myself and then I will explain why I need some direction to get help. I grew up in the foster care system and once I turned 18 I was completely on my own and have been on my own ever since. I use to work as a chef restaurants. Unfortunately two years ago I was diagnosed with crohns disease and I have undergone 15 surgeries due to the disease within those two years. I can no longer work because of my illness. I am on social security and it is my only source of income. Basically all of my income goes into my rent & bills. I have learned to rely only on myself. I have no family whatsoever or any friends to turn to for any help. I am almost 8months pregnant and I am due on 1/15/15. I feel so blessed to be having a baby and I thank God every day for this blessing, because almost 5years ago I did have a son, but unfortunately he passed away at 2months due to SIDS.That broke me down so badly. Then when I got diagnose with crohns disease I was pregnant two more times but unfortunately I miscarried both times. I was told I couldn't bear a child due to my illness. It is truly a miracle that this pregnancy happened & that is going so well. I am seeking help because due to my low income I can't afford all of the baby items & essentials I need to have. I have applied for assistance like food stamps, wic, medicaid I am only approved for those nothing else because I do get ssi. I am also on a waiting list for low income housing so that when I have my baby I'm not putting all of my income into rent & bills. So once there is an apt available I can use my income all for my baby needs. I am seeking help for donations if there is anyway I can get help with baby boy clothing baby gear & nursery, feeding & toy items etc doesn't have to be money donations or even Amazon gift cards will be blessing to me. I will be so appreciative and thankful for any type of help you maybe able to give me. I have nothing of the essentials i need for my baby boy & my due date is coming quick. I just want to try every path I can. If someone can help me and be an ANGEL for me and my baby boy that's soon to be entering this world I would be so thankful to you. Thank you for your time and I pray to hear from your organization. Thank you again Happy Holidays and God Bless ~Jackee
hToao and Merry Christmas.unfortunatelyI'm not able too make this much of a Merry Christmas for my kids this year.I recently have just lost my joband even working when I did there was very much of a strugglejust to get by.I have 7 kids between me and my fiance.I have 4 kids with my first husband who we tragically lost To a very bad and sudden death. This had happen 4 years ago. Since then my kids have been so lost and angry and hurt. I struggle so much every day with this. I later found someone. Got engaged and had another beautiful daughter. My fiance has two kids of his own that their mother walked out on years ago.God brought us together . He knew we needed each other.but even so it has been such a struggle still to get by.on top of all this my fiance had gotten hurt and hasn't been able to workhardly at all due to his back.lord knows he tries but he just can't do what he used to.long story short we both are in need, desperate need. Rent is getting behind and we haven't got nothing for the kids for Christmas . I've been looking everywhere fora job. Just no luck. Tried different assistant places and no luck. We want give up though.
A single working mother of four. No help from their fathers with one which one of my sons having a deceased father. It's difficult at times wishing I could work overtime. I do at times hard for babysitter and very hard to trust people these days to watch over them. Just seems like my bills are way over what I bring home. Although I get up every morning to fight for my kids to keep a roof over their heads. I was denied food stamps due to my daughters father who was in a wreck this summer. He received a payment for insurance. Child support office received a payment which it has been 4 years. So I have to push even harder knowing he'll never help her again. I strive for putting God first in my kids life and education along with respect into my children. I would never want them to live check to check as I do. My bills out way this journey. But I know God didn't bring me this far to leave us!! I put my family in Gods hand and fight everyday for him to give me strength, wisdom and courage!!. Be blessed
Need help for the holiday my bills very high now I don't have no gifts for the kids no money for them really stress out I don't know where to turn to or what to do
I have never really had to ask for help before, but times are hard, and it is getting close to Christmas, and i can afford to buy my family anything this year.I am a cancer patient, and with everything increasing in price, and traveling back and forth for treatments, and all the extra expenses it brings, there is just nothing this year. All my bills are behind, and I am trying to pay all that I can. Any help would be appreciated, even a gift card to walmart or somewhere I could purchase a few gifts for the grandchildren. Thanks for any consideration
I need help DEPERATELY--- Its 12/7/14, When I started thinking about writing this.. I need financial assistance, I have kids and I am a fulltime student who does NOT receive public assistance I just got cut off right before Thanksgiving and with Christmas just around the corner I do NOT have this kind of money at all--- I barely make it month to month and I have called 211 looking for ANY TYPE of ASSISTANCE and to no avail have I found ANYTHING--I'm very STRESSED and do nothing but be depressed and cry, I don't tell my children what is happening right now cause this is an adult worry... UGH... PLEASE SOMEONE.. ANYONE... If you can HELP in anyway: financial or information, I appreciate anything right now... PLEASE I am asking that you contact me to let me know either way if you can assist me. IF you need or want a list of what they would like, I can provide them. My email is INCLUDED HERE so please we are struggling financially we just can't do it my daughter has found a job but has yet to start even trying to help when she can-- I have also started to look but don't know where I will fit it in, but the 2 older ones they both WANT to HELP, I DO UNDERSTAND that the financial situations of our economy is making employment hard to find and get, but we are trying. I used to only get $236 a month from food assistance and my disability goes to both rent and bills so I'm broke even by the time I get what I get each month. I am grateful but I know it is NOT enough-- I really do need the help, I am currently working on my education and hoping that my new year 2015 has something waiting for me to better my life cause I'm jumping in head first at the opportunity to do it. I do appreciate any and all help that I am able to receive.
I'm going to change my future.. I do not want to have this every end of the year to me-- I always say this and darn it what else is there for me to do when I'm working on it.... What am I doing wrong to have this happen to me?? Uuugh-- reeeeally...
Please,Please, Please can someone help us for the holidays. I am going through a bad divorce and the kids father has taken me in for a little. My soon to be ex was very controlling and he took my vehicle and I have nothing for Christmas because I can not go to work without a vehicle. I feel real bad for my two boys. I have a 17 yr old and a 14 yr old. I can not believe this is happening to us this year but we really need some kind of help so they are able to get something for Christmas. I know they are older but they also deserve some happiness. Please message me back and let me know if there is any way to help. I greatly appreciate it. I do not care about me, just my boys. They are my rock when I have been doing nothing but crying over this whole ordeal.
Hello I need help with Christmas this year.this year has been bad had to pay to get power back on and pay rent that left nothing for Christmas.I have six kids ages seven months,2,4,6,8,9 and I'm worried their going to wake up with nothing.So if someone out there that can help.please help.it would be a bless.please message me back in need
single mother of 2 utility are about to get disconnected asking for help. thank you.
Single Mom needing help for Christmas
Just got my letter in the mail about me being CUT OFF of FOOD STAMPS... really??
I called the Customer Service that's supposed to be higher than your regional county assistance office and you know what they said... WE HAVE NO ANSWERS TO ""WHY'" YOU WERE CUTOFF... I did get a we will be looking into it and we will try to fix this as soon as possible
I just got a review- I put all my information gave them more than plenty of information for them to look into and confirm all my stuff and I still got CUT OFF
Thanksgiving is right around the corner- I'm soooooo NOT going to let this get me down.. I will continue on a 2x daily calling and calling hopefully fixing whatever is going on with my case.. I just came to VENT STERNLY about this matter..
I wanted to post a pic of my letter I got to just SHOW PROOF to everyone here but then I thought it would be just LAME OF ME to do something like so
UUUUUUUUUUUUUUUGH.. me right now---- Thanks to my local county assistance office for doing this to me