Recovery From Theft

My name is Joshua Adan. I am a full-time college student majoring in Nursing, who works part time at Peet's coffee. I am financially independent.

I graduated Terra Linda High School last year and was admitted to UC Davis and UC San Diego. I am attending College of Marin due to lack of funds. 

On Friday, September 8th, during my 5pm to 915pm shift, my car was broken into and robbed the following:

- Jansport backpack
- Terra Linda High School Diploma
- Medical Assisting Certification
- BLS Certification
- Laptop (Dell XPS 13 9360)
- ~$200 worth of college books (Timberlake, Chemistry, Psychology, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle maintenance) 
- $800 in cash

This is around $2,500 in cost.

It is hard for me to take help sometimes, though I feel at this point the stress and the burden of having all my belongings and having to replace them myself is overbearing.

I will use the money to replace my things, as well repair the car windows and other car maintenance. It is an old car, and the extra money I would like to use to replace the tires (they are extremely worn), and the rest be put in my savings for College.

I am a hardworking, first generation American who is motivated in achieving my goals. I am one of seven with a single mom who works Monday to Sunday.

Any form of assistance will be gratefully taken, and I will cherish.

Thank you so much for your time.


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San Rafael, CA
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