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Disability Grants To Help Blind Bruce With Bone Disease Move Into Own Home 
My name is Bruce Donaldson I am 51 years old and the father of 7 beautiful children: Erin Nicole 32, Michael Blane 30, Matthew Alonzo 24, Joshua Bowen …

Disability Grant To Help Cynthia Buy Wheelchair Van For TBI Disabled Grandson 
I care for my four-year-old grandson with severe disabilities resulting from abuse from his mother. He was born premature, but healthy. At four months …

Disability Grant For Fibromyalgia Pain Disabled Rebecca To Buy Used Vehicle 
am a 44-year-old single mother of a beautiful 15-year-old daughter. I am adopted and my brother and mother are the only remaining members of my adopted …

Grants To Help Bipolar Young Man Get Needed Medication and Own Home 
My name is Aaron McCollum. I am a 24-year-old young man. I stay with my mom and my two sisters. Although I have no kids at the time I look forward to …

Disabled Mother And Deaf Daughter Seek Money For Home And Hearing Aids 
My name is Helen and I am a 66-year-old woman. I have a beautiful daughter who will be 42. She is a sweet young woman who is hearing impaired. My daughter …

Inventor With Multiple Disabilities Wants Grants To Help Avoid Bankruptcy 
My name is William Aaron. I am currently 48 years old. I am not married and have no children. I reside with my younger brother in our family home in …

Grant Funds Will Help Mom With Cerebral Palsy Pay Debts And Improve Home 
I am a 37-year-old female with a husband who is currently not in the home. He will not be back for a few years. I have three children and two stepchildren. …

Grant To Help Work Accident Disabled Woman And Mom Get Decent Housing 
I am a gal about to be 53, who shares a house with mom. Mom is a retired Navy Veteran, who served in the Korean War. I have no kids, but Mom and I volunteer …

Government Grant To Help Diabetes Disabled Woman Get Independent Living 
I go by Cindy. I am 58 years old and I've been divorced from my husband for many years. I have three grown sons: the oldest is 36, one is 29 and a disabled …

Disability Grant To Help Blind Mother Make Essential Home Repairs 
I am a 29-year-old married mother of three kids. My disability is that I am blind. My husband is employed full time at minimum wage, but with my disability …

Business Grant Will Help Heart Disabled Man Promote Patented Invention 
My name is Ronald Wendel. I am currently 55 years old. I have a loving wife Brenda, a son Brett and a dog Casey. My wife is 50 years old and my son …

Storefront Business Grant To Help Accident Disabled Divorced Father 
I am a 48-year-old male, divorced with three children living in another state. I live alone in the City of Sandusky, State of Michigan. I am the youngest …

Diabetes Disabled Army Reserve Vet Seeks Self Employment Disability Grant 
My name is Gary Cole and I am a 63-year-old white male. I have been married for 37 years to my wife Rebecca. We have three children: Kelly and her husband …

Dad With Multiple Disabilities Seeks Home Improvement Grant Money 
My name is Edward Negele Jr. I was born June 10, 1964 in Hammond Indiana. I have one sister and four brothers. My parents were divorced. Our mother …

70 Per Cent Disabled USMC Veteran Seeks Grant To Move Vehicle To Michigan 
I am a 25-year-old, five-year Marine Corps veteran from Michigan. I am currently engaged to a wonderful woman, my love from high school. She has a four-year-old …

Disabled Woman Seeks Grant Money To Reclaim Life With Alternative Treatment 
I was born in Wichita Falls Texas September 29, 1952 and given the name Deborah Anne Pilchak. My father was in the army and when his term was up we …

Wheelchair Accessible Van Grant For Arthritis And Diabetes Disabled Man 
I am a 49-year-old male in a wheelchair fulltime. I am divorced and a father of three with three grandchildren I've never seen. The majority of my work …

Accident Disabled Cauda Equina Sufferer Seeks Grant Help For Independence 
Back in March of 2009, I was a Branch Manager for a company called Production Tool Supply and they fired me. I was 51 years old and in a job market that …

Disabled Navy Veteran Seeks Repair Grant To Make Home Warm And Livable 
I am a disabled US Navy veteran that served from 1973 to 1977. I'm now looking for funding to make my home more livable. I live on 60% disability. …

Home Buying Grant For MS Disabled PTSD Depression Suicide Survivor 
I am a 41-year-old married man with one stepdaughter. My wife is 36 years old and stepdaughter is 5 years old. I suffer from posttraumatic stress disorder …

Bipolar Seizure Disabled Young Mother Seeks Grant Money For Home Nursing Care 
I'm 20 years old and mother of a six-month-old baby boy. I have a brother. My mother passed away in early 2007 from breast cancer. I suffer from bipolar …

Disabled Soldier Girl Iraq War Veteran Seeks Grant Money To Better Family Life 
My name is Valerie. I am a 27-year-old female Iraqi Veteran with two children. My oldest child, Kiarah, is five and a half, and my youngest child is two …

MS Disabled 59 Year Old Woman Seeks Grant Money For Wheelchair Van 
I am a married almost 59-year-old woman with a stepdaughter, son in law, a 15-year-old grandson (who is a great hockey player!) and a 10-year-old granddaughter …

Diabetes Disabled Woman Seeks Housing Grant Money To Repair Apartment 
Hello, my name is Denise. Sixteen years ago I was hit with diabetes and crippling arthritis. With the assistance of a cane I tried to keep working. …

Bipolar Disabled 28 Year Old Seeks Government Grant For Debt Relief 
At 28, I am 10 years older than my autistic brother. When I was 22, I found myself in the hospital, diagnosed with severe bipolar disorder. I am also …

Heart Problem Disabled Man Seeks Government Grant For Stable Housing 
It all started when my heart function went down to between 10 and 15% of its normal capacity. I was 40, so instead of having a heart transplant, the …

28 Year Old Single Man Seeks Grant Money To Care For Cousin And Disabled Mother 
My name is Don. I'm 28 years old and I take care of my mom and my 8-year-old cousin Sean. I feel like no one is willing to help us. I'm unable to work …

Rheumatoid Arthritis Disabled Man Wants Government Grant For Housing 
I am 40 years old and have lived the last five years with severe Rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Fearing it to get worse, I'm writing now to ask for help …

MS Disabled Single Father Seeks Government Grant Money To Avoid Foreclosure 
I am a 51-year-old man that is fighting numerous battles on every front. I'm looking for government grant money to avoid foreclosure I suffer with the …

Disabled Marine Veteran Seeking Grant Money For Vehicle And Housing 
I am a 24-year-old disabled Marine Corp veteran. I voluntarily joined the military back in 2005 and had dreams of making the military my life; however, …

Government Grant To Help Disabled Grandma Make Family Caregiving Visit 
I am a 47-year-old woman, married for 23 years in October. I'm looking for a government grant to cover transportation costs to care for our grandkids in …

Disability Grant Money For Wife To Help Disabled Husband In End Renal Failure 
My husband has been a diabetic since the age of eight. He is 56 years old and in the end stages of renal failure and does dialysis two times a week. …

Disability Grant Money To Help Diabetes Disabled Mother Get Reliable Vehicle 
I am 57 years old. On my own, I raised five children all of whom I am very proud of. Now I am dealing with multiple disabilities. I am diabetic, have …

Disabled HVAC Business Owner Seeking Government Grant To Stay Open 
I am a 42-year-old owner of a small business, RB Mechanical Contractors, LLC. I'm looking for a government business grant to help me keep my business going. …

MS Disabled 50 Year Old Seeks Grant Money For 4 Wheel Drive Wheelchair 
My name is Jeffrey Hill. I am 50 years old and suffer with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis. I had to forfeit my job as a youth counselor at an …

Disabled Veteran Seeks Government Grant To Continue Working 
I'm a disabled veteran that has had a rocky past. I have maintained employment as best I could with the restrictions given to me by the VA. Recently, …

Army Veteran And Single Mom Seeks Grant Money For Debt Relief 
I've been a federal servant for over 10 years. During those years I've been sexually abused, harrassed, verbally humilated, and physically disabled. …

Abused Osteoporosis Disabled Divorcee Seeks Housing Government Grant 
I am a 60-year-old osteoporosis disabled woman. My husband filed for divorce after 34 years of marriage. I was employed by one of the department stores. …

Disabled Man Needs Government Disability Grant To Help Wife Pay Home Repairs 
I'm disabled and have been out on disability and receiving SSI since 1992. Now I'm looking for government disability grants or any kind of financial assistance …

Kristen Seeking Government Grant For Dental Work For Father 
I am writing this letter on behalf of my father Jay. He's 53 years old and living with heart disease. But he needs a government grant to cover essential …

50-Year-Old Hard-Working Female Badly Needing Government Grant Money 
I'm a 50-year-old hard-working female really needing a government housing or transportation grant. I was run over by a car trailer with a car on it …

Online Student Heidi Needs Government Grant To Repay Student Loan 
I am enrolled as a student at Axia College of University of Phoenix. I'm looking for a government grant to repay a student loan. I was under the impression …

Stroke Disabled Mike Seeks Advice And Disability Grant To Ease Money Pain Not rated yet
My name is mike Thompson. I'm 46 years old. I'm from a loving small family. Dad is 75 and my brother is 43. Mom died in 2009. We are in a great small …

School And Housing Grant For Single Mom With MS And Bipolar Disorder Not rated yet
I am a 51-year-old single parent/mom. I am fortunate that I have a great son; he is academically strong and an excellent, strong soccer goalie. My daughter …

Medical And Invention Grants To Help Disabled Diane With Spinal Stenosis Not rated yet
I am a single, never-been-married, 50-year-old woman. My only child's name is Isis. My daughter married her husband, Vershawn, on July 21, 2012. It was …

Army Vet With Bad Knees Seeks Home Buying Grant Help To Restore Credit Not rated yet
My Name is Donald Liskowycz. I am 36 years old and have two biological kids and two kids that my beautiful girlfriend brought into my life. They are 17, …

Menieres Disease Disabled Man Seeks Grant Funding For Home Business Not rated yet
I am a 40-year-old guy. My wife and I got married back in June. I have four kids, three daughters and one son. She has one son. My wife and I met at …

Woman With Accident Caused TBI Seeks Home Improvement Grant Monies Not rated yet
I am a 52-year-old married female with no children. I have two male Shih-Tzus named Clever (age six) and Blackie (age four). Clever chose Blackie when …

Disability Grant To Help Man With Snapped Discs Repair Rental Home Not rated yet
I am 55 and divorced now for over 29 years. I have two kids that do not live near me. I was lucky enough not to be drafted to serve in the military …

Grants To Help Kennedy Disease Victim Get Body Lift And Handicap Van Not rated yet
I am a Filipino American, 57 years of age. I have lived in Michigan since 1980. I have three kids. The youngest is finishing her last school year to be …

Accident Disabled Woman Seeks Grant Money For Computer Course Not rated yet
I am a 55-year-old married woman. I have four grown children who all have their own families. I am a grandmother of three beautiful girls and three handsome …

Grant For Accident Disabled Marine Vet To Start Bible Prophecy Newsletter Not rated yet
I'm 58 years old and husband to Wendy, my third wife. I have two sons, Jason Christopher who will be 36 in November and Jimmy Cliff II, who he will be …

Grant To Help RSD Disabled Woman Get Mobility Van And Dental Repair Not rated yet
I am a 55-year-old woman who never stopped moving until 8:20 am September 13, 1999. I was fortunate enough to see the world while married to an Air …

Grant Funds Will Help Accident Disabled Man Get Vehicle And Normal Life Not rated yet
I am a 43-year-old male, disabled since I was 34. I moved up to Houghton Lake from the Detroit area in 2000 with my then wife after getting laid off from …

Grants For Accident Disabled Grandma To Get Eye Surgery And Suitable Vehicle Not rated yet
I am a 50-year-old mother of two adult children with four grandchildren. I love the outdoors and trips to lake Michigan with my grandchildren. I also …

Stroke Disabled Grandma Seeks Business Capital And Home Security Not rated yet
My name is Ericka Braclet. I am a 41-year-old black female. I have been blessed with two beautiful daughters and two beautiful grandchildren. Ciara, …

Mom With MS Looks For Home Job Leads And Disability Grants For Necessities Not rated yet
My name is Nakia Burrus. I am 25 years old and from Ann Arbor, Michigan. I have two little girls, one eight months old and the other two years old. …

Grant Funding Will Help Couple With Disabilities Secure A Family Home Not rated yet
Hello, my name is Crissy Marie Foster. I am 32 years old and I have three young children. I finished high school in 2001 and then started attending …

Grant To Help Bone Cancer Disabled Guy Make Home Handicap Improvements Not rated yet
I'm a 56-year-old guy. I recently had to move due to the death of my mother. I was her caregiver. I have three sisters who live out of state and a brother …

Disability Grant For Bipolar And Epilepsy Disabled Young Man To Get Meds Not rated yet
I'm 18. I have my mom and I have my stepdad who loves me more than my father does. Even people on my father's side love me more than my father. And …

Disability Grant To Help Accident Disabled Man Monetize Patented Invention Not rated yet
Hello. My name is Joshua Bischoff. My wife's name is Linda. We have seven children, 15 grand children and nine great-grandchildren. We live in the great …

Grant To Help Diabetes Disabled Amputee Earn Independence Money Not rated yet
I am a 46-year-old man who loves the outdoors, who loves kids, and who just loves life itself. My young mother of 74 lives just a block away from me …

Grants For Air Force Vet To Get VA Help For Her Anthrax Vaccine Abreaction Not rated yet
I'm a 39-year-old woman. I have two girls that are 19, one girl at 18, a 20-year-old son and a 21-year-old son. I was in the Air Force from September …

Disability Grant To Help Bipolar Disorder Dad Build Woodworking Business Not rated yet
I am a 41-year-old man who has fathered a son and four girls. The three youngest are still of school age. I strive to raise them well by leading by …

Disability Grant To Help Accident Disabled Plumber Regain Independence Not rated yet
I am a 44-year-old married man with two children. At the age of 10, my father taught me the trade that had served him well in supporting our family. …

Disability Grant Money Will Relieve Pain For Depressed And Arthritic Man Not rated yet
I am a 50-year-old disabled man, living with his son and daughter-in-law, and their three young children. I am grateful for my family's help but I need …

Multiple Sclerosis Disabled Woman Seeks Government Grant For Support Group Not rated yet
I am a 33-year-old woman engaged to a man who has four children. I have two sisters, a mother and father. I have multiple sclerosis, which is an autoimmune …

Stroke And Work Accident Disabled Man Seeks Grant Money For Used Car Not rated yet
I am a 42-year-old disabled man who is divorced with no kids. I've had multiple major surgeries on both of my knees and my back has so many things wrong …

Bipolar Disorder Disabled Veteran Needs Help To Relieve Burden On Wife Not rated yet
I am 43-year-old disabled Desert Storm veteran. I am on my second marriage, which is severely strained because of my disability. My wife has learned …

Cerebral Palsy Disabled Woman Seeks Grants For Training As Riding Instructor Not rated yet
My name is Teresa Gaskill. I am 25-year-old cerebral palsy disabled single woman looking for grants for training. I graduated with honors in 2004 from …

Widow With Three Special Needs Children Needs Help To Move To New Home Not rated yet
I am a 52-year-old widow and I've just lost my home. I have to leave by September 18. I am the adoptive mother of 3 boys: Elijah 11, Nicholas 9 and …

31 Year Old Disabled Mother Seeks Housing Grant Money For Second Chance At Life Not rated yet
I am a 31-year-old mother of one 7-year-old daughter. I am married to a 35-year-old man, who tries very hard to make us happy. We owned a home once …

Young Kidney Disease Disabled Man Seeks Grant Money For Accessible Home Repairs Not rated yet
I am a 37-year-old male. (I'm divorced now since the year 2000 and I'm currently single. I don't have any kids. But I do have 2 turtles that I have …

Bipolar Disabled Man Seeks Government Grant Money For Better Living Not rated yet
I am a bipolar-disabled Caucasian male, aged 47. I'm looking for government grant money to help with living conditions and getting SSDI. I have lived …

Hernia Disabled 37 Year Old Randy Seeks Government Housing Grant Not rated yet
My name is Randy. I am 37. I have been married for 10 years to Gerri. I had 5 children prior to my marriage to Gerri. Gerri and I conceived three times …

21 Year Old Dermatomyositis Disabled Woman Seeking Education Grant Not rated yet
My name is Ruth Robb. I am a disabled 21-year-old single female looking for a government grant for a college education. I live with my uncle Larry in …

Teenage Girl With Learning Disability Seeks Government Grant To Help Achieve Goals Not rated yet
I am seventeen years old, to be eighteen soon. I'm female and I'm single. My mom is bipolar. My little sister has asthma. My older sister has depression …

46 Year Old Multiply Disabled Woman Seeks Government Grant Money To Get By Not rated yet
My name is Jeanene Phillips. I am a 46-year-old single woman with multiple conditions that have caused me to be a Social Security Disability recipient. …

Aneurysm Disabled Father Of Two Seeks Government Housing Grant Money Not rated yet
My name is Daniel Burke. I am a 28-year-old male from Clarkston, Michigan. I'm looking for government housing grant money for a decent home for my two …

42 Year Old Disabled Married Father Seeks Grant To Escape Living Nightmare Not rated yet
I am the wife of a wonderful hardworking man and together we have two beautiful sons 7 and 2. My husband started working two jobs in 2007 when I became …

Disabled Mother Seeking Grant Money To Transport Disabled Son Not rated yet
I am the mother of two beautiful children: Cayden and Kyleigh. Cayden is 100% disabled. He was born at 30 weeks due to the placenta detaching from my …

Accident Disabled Woman Seeks Grant Money To Survive On Higher Ground Not rated yet
October 2006 is a month that I cannot remember and will never forget. I had recently moved to North Carolina from Michigan. I had found an apartment, …

Accident Disabled Man Seeks Government Grant To Build New Income Source Not rated yet
My wife and almost two-year-old son were just a few miles away, waiting for me to arrive to celebrate Thanksgiving dinner with the family. It was a …

Determined MS Disabled Woman Seeks Grant Money For Bioness L300 Not rated yet
When we are young we have dreams of what we will be and what we will do with our lives. I was just about to do my student teaching with first graders. …

44 Year Old Single Mom Seeks Disability Grants For Home Accessibility Not rated yet
I'm a 44-year-old single mom, currently unemployed. I'm looking for disability grants for home accessibility and transportation. I have two kids: Maisy, …

20 Year Old With Cerebral Palsy Seeks Grant Money For More Schooling Not rated yet
I am 20 years old. I was diagnosed with cerebral palsy in my right arm when I was born. My whole right side is handicapped. I walk with a limp and there …

Muscular Dystrophy Disabled Single Mother Seeks Relief From Medical Debt Not rated yet
I was born with muscular dystrophy but not diagnosed until I was 11 years old. I am now a 43-year-old disabled single mom with one son to raise. A few …

Government Grant Money Needed To Help 40 Year Old Disabled Man Avoid Losing All Not rated yet
I am now 40 years old and have been disabled since I was 33 thanks to the negligence and incompetence of my former employer. Because my accident happened …

Father Disabled By Rare Muscle Disease Seeks Government Housing Grant Not rated yet
My story starts seven years ago. I was a typical hard-working American working 16 hours a day or better and striving to make a life. I was home for …

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