Can't find work, but the rent is due!

$5,625 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 68 people in 62 months
So let's skip the sob story and move right to the meat of the matter...

I have been applying for jobs since last Thanksgiving with no luck... the corp jobs go to other candidates or get cancelled, the low end jobs all say I am overqualified. Either way...

The rent is due. We're teetering on the edge of losing our family vehicle. We're nearly out of dog food, gas and groceries. And even if a recruiter were to call me with an awesome job opportunity I don't have any clothes appropriate for the work I do. The light bill is 6 months past due.

We are in a world of hurt. My daughter (in the picture, ain't she awesome?) doesn't deserve to suffer because her dad can't figure out how to get out of this mess...

 I'm starting to come unglued with the stress of needing to get work, pay the bills and feed my family.

I just need some help to get the pressure off for a bit and get this stuff worked out. Please, help if you can... and if you can't pass the message along?

Thank you!
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OMG... we made the goal.

WE MADE THE GOAL.

YOU WONDERFUL PEOPLE HAVE BLOWN MY MIND... THANK YOU.

Thank you so much... words cannot express my gratitude.
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So... we've covered the rent! w00t!

Everyone has been so generous, we just may make it out of this mess yet. I was so discouraged the last few days and you have all restored my faith in humanity and for our future.

We're getting closer to our goal than I could have ever imagined... I didn't think this was going to go anywhere. You all have proved me wrong.

So thank you.
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Thank you to everyone who has donated. It isn't easy to step up and ask for help like this, so your generosity is beyond appreciated. Thank you.

Please remember to share this on your timeline/feed/whatevs... the more people who see it the more likely we are to make our goal.

Thank you, so much...
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We've made good progress today... I am incredibly grateful to all of you.

Please remember, if you can't give, please share this?

Thank you from the bottom of a father's heart. :)
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$5,625 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 68 people in 62 months
Created March 12, 2014
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$100
Anonymous
61 months ago
$50
Anonymous
62 months ago
$15
Anonymous
62 months ago
GF
$50
Gert Franz
62 months ago

Good luck, hopefully you find a job. Remember Andy Allan was looking for you.

RP
$50
Robert Pappas
62 months ago

Hope things get better for you.

$50
Anonymous
62 months ago (Offline Donation)
JD
$200
Jason Dean
62 months ago

Sorry, Jared. I had no idea things were so bad. Good luck.

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