Assistance Needed To Help My Family Restart

My name is Janea Richardson. I am a single  mother of 4 boys, of which 3 reside with me. We have struggled with homelessness for the past four years, just recently having spent 9 months living in a motel.

In September we were offered a gracious move-in cost on the rental of a home, knowing that it would be a struggle at first with all the start of costs that utilities such as electric, water, sewer and trash all come with.

Like many others around us, Covid effected my oldest child's ability to return to work when we needed his added income the most. Although my 17 year old son and I remained working during this time, the move took what money we had and we seem to be in an endless game of "catch up".

He just recently returned back to his job full-time, so now we are just trying to catch up on past due bills that had to be put on hold so that we could continue to pay rent .

Unfortunately we have extended our times with utility companies as long as they can, and funds are required to continue keeping the electric/gas/water on.

If you so generously helped us out, the funds would immediately go to paying electric, gas, and water bills, and than towards rent. 

I know many are struggling during this time, my heart goes out to everyone. Thank you for taking the time to read this. It means more than you will ever know.

Many blessings from my family to yours.


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Janea Richardson 
Phoenix, AZ
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