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Imminent Loss of Vehicle
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Self-Sufficiency Grant


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My Tires Blew Out & Damaged My Car! Please Help Me with the Repairs!

My Story:

I'm 39 years old, and I was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. I love living in this area, and it's been nice for me to be able to stay close to my family. When I'm not working, I'm spending time with my family or outdoors. I work full-time in tech, and I love what I do, but I definitely do live paycheck to paycheck. My budget has also been a lot tighter due to higher costs of living and especially due to higher gas prices.

Not long ago, I had a tire blow out on the highway that destroyed my bumper and driver side fender. I have been without transportation since this happened and the time and cost of getting around without my vehicle has been seriously cutting into my budget. I've reached the point where I can barely afford my bills from month to month, and now I can't afford to have my car repaired either. On top of that, my apartment management is threatening to have my vehicle towed unless I can get is repaired soon. I'm in a really desperate situation, so I'm humbly asking for assistance with getting the repairs that I need to have done on my car.

Without a car, it's been extremely difficult to get around to go to work or even to see my family. I'm struggling to keep up with all of my bills due to the added cost of having to pay for taxis and Ubers to get around, and I'm slowly losing control of my financial situation. Getting assistance with these repairs would be huge for me, and it would get my back on track again. I'll be able to go to work and see my family again, and for that, I would be truly thankful.

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