Author Archives: Good Neighbors

Stable Housing

It was a big month for the SURE program. Good Neighbors was able to partner with Family Promise and Peninsula while assisting two different families with utility deposits. Both families had children and had been homeless. One family completed the Family Promise program and needed a little extra help with a utility deposit after finding […]

Getting Caught Up

Trina came to Good Neighbors seeking assistance with the utility bill. She has been living on her own for several years and has done well. She has a good job that she really enjoys and feels appreciated by the management. She has some college credits and wants to continue with her education. She served in […]

Thankful Thursday

We are truly blessed to be able to support such amazing neighbors.

A Helping Hand

Laura came in with a disconnection notice from her utility company. Currently she is on disability and her husband was laid off from a landscaping company. While she was in the office he was at the DMV taking a test to get his CDL. If he passes he has a great job waiting for him […]

Balanced Budget

Donna is an older adult and is struggling just a bit right now. She is having some medical testing done checking for effects of dementia and has a lot of anxiety. Recently she had a home repair that cost more than she could cover from her budget. She felt her only choice was to use […]

Back to School

Cheryl is almost 40 and she has been thinking about going back to school for a very long time.  She had taken some college classes a while back and would not have to start at the beginning.  She became really serious when the factory where she was working closed and she lost her job.  One […]