Friday, September 1, 2017

What Womenade Shared August 16th - August 30th

August 18:  Cancer exam for a senior woman who is a dishwasher in a local restaurant.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($130) 3949 2

August 18:  Gas so a grandma can get to her new job.  She has taken in her 7-year-old granddaughter after both of the child’s parents committed suicide.  Grandma took time off from work to grieve and get legal work in order to keep her granddaughter.  Referral:  Stella Medina, LMUSD ($75) 3950 2

August 18:  Emergency scan for a cancer victim.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($151.31) 3952 1

August 18:  Partial rent for a family whose rent has been increased twice recently, but their income has not changed.  Referral:  Sonia Greene, LINK ($200) 3953 4

August 18:  Emergency food for a disabled resident who did not realize he was out of money and each time he used his debit card, he was charged a $35 overdraft fee.  When his SSI was deposited this month, a couple hundred dollars were taken off the top tops.  He has paid all his bills now, but has no money for food.  Referral:  Brittany Venia, People’s Self-Help Housing, with shopping and delivery by Karen Harris ($200) 3954 1

August 21:  Emergency up front payment so a mother, a farm-worker, can have a CT scan of her lungs.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($233) 3955 2

August 21:  Birth certificate for a 3-month-old whose mother is on disability.  Referral:  Public Health Nurse ($28) 3956 2

August 21:  Partial rent for a domestic violence survivor who is moving in to a place of her own.
Referral:  Martin Gonzalez ($200) 3957 1

August 21:  Partial rent for a mother of 3 children.  One of her sons was at Juvenile Hall, so she missed time from work which affected her pay.  Referral:  Laura Gaisie, Transitions-Mental Health ($200)  3958 4

August 21:  Work boots for a man who works regularly and has to ride his bike between Atascadero and Paso.  He has chronic problems with his feet.  Referral:  Alisha Dozier, County Drug and Alcohol Services ($105.95) 3959 1

August 21:  Stanford medical bill payment for a 29-year-old with an acute disease receiving aggressive treatments.  Referral:  Gloria Caine, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($340) 3960 2

August 21:  School shoes for  3 children whose mother just got a new job but won’t be paid till the middle of September.  Referral:  Sonia Greene, LINK ($100) 3661 4

August 21:  Clothing for the children of a woman who left her partner due to violence and had to leave all their belongings behind.  Referral:  Martin Gonzalez, RISE 3963 3

August 21:  Partial rent for a family of 4 who moved and had to pay 2 rents in August; they will be self-sufficient going forward.  Referral:  Tito Ponce, People’s Self-Help Housing ($200) 3964 4

August 21:  Partial rent for a woman who spent rent money on car repair.  Referral: Jason Flanagan, People’s Self-Help Housing ($200) 3965 1

August 21:  School supplies for 2 students who are at-risk youth.  Referral:  Lauren Lederer, County Mental Health ($211.90) Debit

August 21:  Partial rent for a man who has medical issues and needs to pay to avoid eviction.  Efforts are underway to get him into assisted living for seniors.  Referral:  Jennifer Woodward, County Behavioral Health ($250) 3966 1

August 24:  Partial rent for a single mother who had to move quickly due to a domestic violence situation.  Referral:  Katy Griffin, Highlands Church ($200) 3967

August 24:  Background check so a woman in the Intensive Outreach Program can apply for a job.  Referral:  Paterese Reynolds, County Drug and Alcohol Services ($60) 3968 1

August 24:  Partial rent for a father, a farm-worker, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($300) 3969 4

August 24:  Partial rent for a family of 4; the father lost his job, but has now found a new one.  Referral:  Marisela Corona, LINK ($200) 3970 4

August 24:  Partial deposit for a pregnant woman working 2 jobs who had to move out of the previous room she was renting because of the pregnancy.  Referral:  Dee Torres-Hill ($200) 3971 2

August 24:  Car payment for a father who has been battling throat cancer for 2 years and has to drive many miles for treatments.  Referral:  Gloria Caine, Hearst Cancer Resource Center ($361.05) 3972 4

August 24:  Month bus passes for an intimate partner abuse survivor and her daughter, so they can get to counseling appointments.  Referral:  Martin Gonzalez, RISE ($128) 3973 2

August 25:  Welding equipment for a student finally going back to college.  Referral:  Jennifer Woodward, County Behavioral Health ($180) 3974 1

August 25:  Partial rent for a family of 4. The father has been off work due to surgery for his appendicitis.  Referral:  Marisela Corona, LINK ($200) 3975

August 25:  Partial rent for an elderly woman who is in between jobs as a caregiver.  Referral;  Katy Griffin, Highlands Church ($200) 3976 1

August 25:  Partial rent to prevent eviction of a 59-year-old woman who is a farm-worker.  Her husband was picked up by ICE, and she can’t cash his check.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina ($350) 2

August 25:  Partial rent for a single mother with an 8-month-old baby who had her work hours cut.  Referral:  Brenda Vaughan, ARK ($200) 3978 2

August 25:  Partial rent for a mother of 6; her husband went to Mexico for an appointment with emigration, and he wasn’t allowed back in the US.  Referral:  Bessy Hoffman, LINK ($300) 3979 8

August 25:  Partial payment for car registration for a woman who has suffered abuse.  Referral:  Ana Chavez, RISE ($88) 3980 1

August 28:  Gas card so a client can get to San Luis from Oceano for treatments; Oceano treatment site is full.  Referral:  Jennifer Woodward, County Behavioral Health ($100) 3981 3

August 28:  Essential supplies for a woman who went into Sober Living with only her clothes.  Referral:  Corey Hoffman, County Drug and Alcohol Services ($100) 3982 1

August 28:  Vacuum and telephone/answering machine for an elderly woman who lives on $951 a month.  Referral:  Brittany Venia, People’s Self-Help Housing ($134.95) 3983 1

August 28:  A bus pass for a single mom, and scrubs and work shoes so she can start at her new job.  Referral:  Bessy Hoffman, LINK ($44 and $155.95) 3984 and 3986 2

August 28:  Gas card so a student’s family can get him to school.  Referral:  Lauren Lederer, County Mental Health ($50) 3987 3

August 28:  School clothes for a student in an at-risk family.  Referral:  Lauren Lederer, County Mental Health ($150) 3987 4  2

August 28:  Partial car payment for the mother of a 2-month-old who lost her job due to domestic violence and is staying in a shelter.  Referral:  Claudia Guzman, RISE ($217.60) 3988

August 28:  Car payment for a formerly homeless woman who is working 2 jobs.  She has been ill, but managed to pay rent, but is in danger of losing her car which allows her to get to work.  Referral:  Dee Torres-Hill, SLO Housing Connection ($318) 3990 1

August 28:  Bus pass for a the mother of a homeless family, so she can look for work.  Referral:  Karine Ayala, CAPSLO ($64) 3991 3

August 29:  Partial payment for glasses for a disabled woman who has not had a new pair for 7 years.  Referral:  Stella Medina, Lucia Mar Unified School District ($100) 3992 1

August 29:  Partial rent to prevent the eviction of a mother and her 4-year-old son who escaped domestic violence.  Referral:  Jessica Baza, CAPSLO $300 3993 2

August 29:  Laptop computer for a single mother finishing her nursing studies.  David Lichti, Tidelands Counseling ($305.95) 3994 3

August 29:  Gas card so a mother of 6 children can take her 7-year-old to Children’s Hospital LA for testing on her heart.  Referral:  Sonia Greene, LINK ($100) 3995 7

August 29:  Wipes for 2 newborn baby girls.  Referrals:  Sierra Vista Hospital social worker and Blanca Flores, Community Health Center ($11.83) 3996 4

August 29:  RTA passes for a woman who left an abusive relationship and was not able to bring anything with her.  Referral:  Martin Gonzales, RISE ($64) 3997 1

August 29:  Motel stay for a mother and her 2 boys who have fled domestic violence.  She has found a new place to stay, but it won’t be available till September 1st.  Referral:  Suzanne Balderrama, Paso Robles School District ($267.81) 3998 3

August 30:  Partial payment of PG&E 48-Hour Notice for a single mother who works in a factory and used all her funds for school supplies and clothes for her children.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina ($300) 3999 4

August 30:  Partial rent for a single mother, a field-worker, and her 3 boys.  Referral:  Eloisa Medina ($375) 4000 4

August 30:  Gas bill payment for a single mother with 3 children who now has a part time job.  Referral: Danilda Reyes, LINK ($294.52) 4001 4

August 31:  Trailer registration for a mother and her 3 children; all their belongings are stored in the trailer, and her husband is incarcerated.  Referral:  Public Health Nurse ($143) 4002 5

August 31:  Lupus medication for  a client; future ways to fund this medication are being explored.  Referral:  Jennifer Woodward, County Behavioral Health ($225) Debit 1

August 31:  Car registration for a woman working minimum wage and living in her car.  Referral:  Luis Campoverde, County Social Services ($170) 4003 1

August 31:  Car registration for a single mom doing well in treatment.  Referral:  Paterese Reynolds, County Drug and Alcohol Services ($159) 4004 3

August 31:  Partial security deposit for a Veteran moving to housing.  Referral:  Brandy Bowser, CAPSLO ($300) 4005 1

August 31:  Phone bill payment for a client who just got a job, and will be able to pay going forward.  Phone is needed for drug testing and accountability.  Referral:  Jennifer Woodward, County Behavioral Health ($300) 4006 1

August 31:  Partial rent for a very young mom who is about to have her 2nd child and was recently put on disability.  Referral:  Elena Chavez, LINK ($300) 4007 3

August 31:  Dental bill payment for a woman who is a survivor of Intimate Partner Violence, has just left her abuser, and has no income.  Referral:  Martin Gonzalez, RISE ($50) 4008 1

August 31:  Partial rent for a mother with 2 children who is doing well in treatment with 11 months of sobriety, and has just found employment.  Referral:  Alicia McAllister, County Drug and Alcohol Services ($300) 3

Items Donated:  clothes from Judy Barclay, Cindy Hahn, Susannah Stone, and Anonymous; hand knit baby blankets from Ruth Nagano; food from Anonymous, Nancy Olson, Anonymous, and Laura Fulton; diapers and food from Lisa Lazzara; children’s clothes from Kim Equinoa; food and children's clothes from Anonymous; baby clothes from Heidi Harmon and Mary Squellati; food and clothes from Gigi Sawyer; baby seat and bath from Carly Rogers; clothes from Cathy Uphoff; baby formula from Amethyst Ehrler; teen clothes from Anonymous; bunk beds from Candy and Brad Spahr; diapers, baby clothes, and bottles from Jamie Kassak and friends; double stroller from Melissa D’aunoy; baby swing, breast feeding pillow, and other children’s items from Nicki Bywater; girls clothes from Cindy Hahn; baby clothes from Sharon Chirpich; pajamas from Cindy Hahn; shoes and girl’s clothing from Kathie Hendricks; children’s toys and activity table from Jennifer Kincade; cases of school supplies from Lisa and Kevin McClory; boys pajamas, clothes, and duffle from Wendy Daly; children’s clothes and shoes from Sally Hillis; baby clothes from Sharon Chirpich; clothes, backpack, school supplies and more for a 9-year-old and hair brushes and care items from Lisa and Kevin McClory; 4 $25 gift certificates from Scott and Kuuipo Sweeny - Louisa’s Place; backpack food from Ellen November and Deborah Whitson; furniture donation facilitated by Vicki McPartland and delivered by Terry Elfink and David Buck-Moyer; dresser form Penni Daugherty; Target card for school clothes from Anonymous; clothes and formula from Anonymous; 3 Target cards for school clothes from Linda Jankay; clothes for a woman with Cerebral Palsy from Lisa Lazzara and Anonymous; trundle bed from Laura Mullen; children’s riding toys from Frederic Enfield; children’s dresser from Penni Daugherty; sleeping bag from Cleo Bonneville; queen mattress from Deronda Burnette and frame from Deborah Whitson; case of diapers from Kemay Eoyang; diapers and wipe warmer from Jennifer Woodward; diapers from Darcy Ryan; bassinet from Anonymous; seated walker from Eldonna Edwards and delivery by Lisa Bertrand; transportation by Susie McCutcheon; baby gate and sweatshirt form Anonymous; 4 bags of school supplies from the SLO County Progressive's Club; children’s pajamas from Linda Walker-Hill; diapers and food processor from Leslie Jones; children and adult clothes from Desiree Stegner; crib from Amanda Sorensen; kitchen items from  Morgan Garcia via Lisa and Kevin McClory; children’s jammies, clothes, blankets, crib linens, and silverware from Judy Pinkston; clothes from Lisa Lazzara; bike from Nancy Olson; children’s books from Sandra and David Browder delivered by Jay Devore; bike from Paula Adrian; children’s clothes from Sarah Flickinger;

Admin Funds Donated:  Dana Starkovich, Rita Erwin, Grace Nagel,

Funds Donated:  Ann Robinson, Elise Leigan, Jayma Newland, Elise Wheeler, Kat Tuculet, Leslie Jones, Leona Sullivan, Diane Wettlaufer, Elaine Gardiner, Judy Barclay, Mary Dean, Judy Riener, Fred Donati, Jana Coulston, Gail Sears, Evelyn Ruehr, Darlene Krouse, Susannah Stone, Vita Miller, Karen O’Grady, Susan Hood, Carol Devore, Anonymous, Melaleuca, Sharon Fisher, Joann and Stan Benson in honor of Rosemary Cleaves, Joanne Thomas/Guidestar K-Foundation in honor of Lainie Wachter’s birthday, Lainie Wachter in honor of Jay and Carol Devore’s 50th wedding anniversary, Sarah Coplen, Tracey Vardas/YourCause PG&E; John Harmon/YourCause PG&E, Lauren Rueda, Maggie Ragatz, Artista Muerta, April Bay, Cheryl Alikhan, Pat Goetz, Valerie Glahn, Sue McCutcheon, Gail Applegate, Tracey Vardas, Wendy Castleman, Marla Lee Eaton, Judy Eisenhard, Janice Chagoya, Grace Nagel, Heidi Boatman, Kristin Dietrick Stump, Kathy Cohl, Ilse Outcalt, Nicki Bywater, Marilyn Knollenberg, Carol Chenot, Mariam Shah, Linda Walker-Hill, Sandra Crewe, Candace Guldeman, Karla Cool, Susan Demma, Robin Pisz, Patty Jo Andrews, Rosemary Cleaves, Madeline Fay, Mary Anne Morgan, Madeline Stevenson, Brooke Campbell, T. Rowe Price Charitable Giving, Barbara Crawford, Cindy Nelson, Sharon Westray, Leslie Rotstein, Rosemary Cleaves, Barbara Neuman, Shelly Johnson, Elaine Gardiner, Fran Norris - a gift to her from her friends; Kathy Gisler, Edith Lycke, Ardith Julien-Heinrich, Lynn De Leo, Carolyn Normoyle, Deborah Stokes-Crabtree, De Hampton, Kathy Cohl, Sandra Merrill, Terri Einhorn, Gayle Nix, Arlene Shinderman, Nancy Warren, Rena Snyder, Jacklyn Mossette, Bette Hardy, Janet Chaney, M. Garren, Janet Hardy, Carole Kraiss, Patricia Dauer, Karen Anderson, Marilyn Rolph, Deborah Stokes-Crabtree, Pat Cross, Angie Bleier, Marna Lombardi, Cindy Bergen, Priscilla Smith Dym, Deborah Art, Diane Brandt, Marilyn Morris, Teresa Rothe, Ronni Gohr, Valerie Van Meter, Betty Scully, Carol Morrison, Linda Selig Blonsley, Jamie Herbon, Fran Norris, Myra Akel, Claudia Sorensen, Susan Zweig, Cindy Bergen, Linda Gethins, Janice Paulsen, Mary Ball Dixon, Barbara Underwood, Susan Ashford, Nora Lee, Sharon Thacker, Marge Markus, Patti Reed, Elizabeth Steen, Sandra Merrill, Catherine Walker, Natalie Goguen, Sandra Tiffany, Terri Einhorn, Kathryn Stepkowski, Marilyn Lagrenais, Nancy Trudeau, Robin Parker, Dorothy Buck, Mary Louise Labadie, Kathleen Harvey, Olivia Howdershelt, Jeanne Little, Kathryn Wulbrecht, Ellen Blowers, Ellen Polinsky, Marilyn Morris, Jacquelin Jones, Carole Moyer, Gail Ryan, Barbara Watkins, Arlene Shinderman, Myra Akel, Nancy Doherty, Nancy Palmer, Enriqueta Paul, Sharron Polkinghorne, Janice Schmidt, Pamela Thompson, Nancy Kraus, Donna Nisbet, Eveline Alford, Patricia Rallis, Kathy Cohl, Donna Rubin, Patricia Haines, Karen Pelz, Carol Morrison, Marion McKell, Janet Harmon, Linda Humphrey, Pamela Lackey, Carolyn Tenney, Donna Leach, Carole Kraiss, Carol Burgstahler, Heidi Disalvo, Yvonne Williams, Marion Leggett, Rosemary Remacle, Nancy Warren, Julia Rosenberg, Lori Michele Brief-Chavez, Cheryl Briskey, Gayle Nix, Donna Rogers, Louise Rhodes, Joan Wagner, Linda Adams, Shirley Richard, Marjorie Lawrence, Peggy Graue, S. L. Bergmann, Mary Ahler, Lorraine Weitz, Jimmie Brewer, Rama Gopinath, Patricia Hunt, Nancy Schwager, Mary Lauffenburger, April Hyder, Jennifer Williams, Sharee Howell, De Hampton, Cindy Fries, Sherry Trade, Carolyn Normoyle, Dorothy Hollibaugh, Sharon Rubinstein, Marcia Traversaro, Gretchen Hartsook, Corinne Belsterling, Lynnette de Bari, Freddi Quin, Jude Jochum, Robin Schneider, Rose Marie Lee, Anonymous, Melodiannne Duffy, Victoria Roberts,

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