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Love INC Impact Stories

Battling Health Issues

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‘Tom’, an older, single man, reached out to Love INC for the first time this past month. Battling some health issues, Tom was in need of a blood pressure monitor. He mentioned his finances were restricted, and the monitor was not covered through Medicaid. Love INC, with the help of...

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Help in the Short Term

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‘Samuel’ reached out to Love INC during a time of temporary crisis for him and his family. While his household is typically financially stable, Samuel mentioned he has been unable to work for the past several months due to a workplace injury. The short term disability has not been...

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Finding Stability

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“Jordan” first reached out to Love INC while he was experiencing homelessness and in need of much assistance. He had moved to Waterloo and had been staying at the Crisis Stabilization Center, an organization that provides immediate shelter and support for individuals experiencing a...

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Hopeful for the Future

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Ten weeks after being released from prison, “Andrew” sought out Love INC in need of some assistance. Andrew had just finished with his work release and moved into an apartment with his fiancé who is two months pregnant. While he is working hard at 50 hours a week, Andrew...

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Feeling the Weight of Expenses

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‘Brooke’, a single mother, called our Clearinghouse requesting some help with baby essentials. Feeling the weight of expenses during the holiday season, Brooke expressed she was experiencing some financial stress. She shared she just graduated from the CNA program at Hawkeye and...

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Faithful Provision

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“Veronica” called our Clearinghouse seeking some financial assistance with her water bill. She shared that she and her partner separated recently leaving her with three young children and plenty of bills to pay. Among other things, Veronica disclosed she is still struggling in coping...

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A New Job

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‘Sarah’ moved to the area after fleeing an abusive relationship and shared she is currently out on parole and living in the women’s facility. Despite her difficult past and making some unhealthy choices, Sarah shared her excitement in recently getting a job! However, she needed...

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Car Repair for Medical Appointments

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‘Sandra’ called our Clearinghouse seeking financial assistance. She is facing several health issues, including an upcoming knee replacement and spinal surgery. Despite her various medical conditions, she also often cares for her many grandchildren. Sandra shared with Love INC that...

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Starting Over

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During an intake in the Clearinghouse, “Sarah” shared with a volunteer that she was new to the Cedar Valley and had recently fled from an abusive relationship. She was forced to leave everything behind and was even homeless for a little while. Sarah recently found housing but still...

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Safe at Home

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“Gladys,” an elderly widow who lives on her own, needed help repairing a basement railing. She struggled to get up her stairs, and with her laundry in the basement, this presented some extra challenges for her. She shared she had recently been going to a laundromat because she felt...

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