rental assistance for domestic violence victim

Organized by: Melissa Bennett

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Hi My Name is Melissa Bennett and I am a victim of domestic violence who found herself homeless through my 19 year old son he came from another city and helped me obtain a saafe place for me to live I have been activly looking for employment in Dallas Texas but because of my background which was over 10 years ago No emplyoyer is willing to give me a chance I recently applied for Amazon after attending a hiring event and was informed that I did not get the job due to my background my son took care of the first months rent and deposit plus had my utiliies turned on hoping that this would give me an opportunityto obtain employment my son has no more money to help and after contacting friends and family for assistance no one is able to help me I don't have any where else to go because I still have my my dog with me I have been in touch with Family Place located here in Dallas Tx and I was informed that I did not meet the guildlines for finacial assistance My rent is 695.00 a month I rent from VMI Properties,LLC located in Arlington Tx at 6902 Shore BreezeCt Arlington Tx 76016 the phone number is 817 371-8658 Dennis Henson is the owner of this property. I am not asking anyone to send Me any money I am asking for assistance to pay my rent for me I am 51 years old a breast cancer survivor and a widow I just need some Help please this is my last resort before possibly being homeless again I don't have heat in this hous but I am using a space heater because I can't afford to get the gas on. I am not able to get any assistance fom TXU because I can't come up with a deposit with TXU I just spoke with them and they were really trying to work with me but unless I can come up with a deposit I can't get with TXU Please help Me am In desperate need of assistance I am appalled that I don't meet certain criteria to get assistance in my circumstances Please Donate to this cause what you can I know that this the first of the month and also Holiday season but if you can find it in your hearts to Help someone in need it would be Highly appreciated Thank you in Advance Melissa Bennett 3005 Warren Avenue Dallas Tx 75215 phone # 214 710-6300


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