Help UnHoused Mother Obtain a reliable vehicle

Meet Markaya S a Unhoused Single Mother who is in need of assistance with obtaining a reliable vehicle so that she may return back to work,transport her daughter to and from school,etc . Markaya is a native of Oakland California who has been unhoused for more than 5 years due to economical hardship(working wages not matching cost of living) which caused her and her youngest daughter who is 8 years old to become "Unhoused".  Markaya is the site leader at 1 of the largest curbside communities in Oakland California called "Community of Grace".She is a advocate with a mission to change the narrative of "Homeless".  Markaya works for Wonolo where she does deliveries for Good Eggs & InstaCart as well as work various other jobs which all the locations are located through out the bay area. Markaya is asking for help because her 1999 Dodge Ram Van transmission among other things in the van has went out,the total estimate to repair everything exceeds the value of the vehicle plus some so now she is on TLA (temporary leave of absence) until she is able to obtain a reliable vehicle for work. Dealing with the hardship of being unhoused and the financial hardship Markaya is now reaching out to GFM community to get any assistance with obtaining a mid to large sized reliable registered vehicle so that she may return to work and be able to continue to support her daughter while dealing with these extreme hardships.

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  • Candice Elder 
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  • Marcia Shields 
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  • Anonymous 
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Organizer 


Markaya Spikes 
Organizer
Oakland, CA
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