I got hired as a full time janitor at the lgbt center in mid March with benefits as well. It was my first full time job being hired at and when the virus came and things got shut down as did they and I never started and now I cant work there until maybe next year, I have to re apply again and I’m struggling with finances.
perdi mi trabajo injustamente! fui despedido solo por pedir proteccion de salud para mi y compañeros! tengo 3 meses sin trabajo,soy indocumentado y no cuento con ninguna ayuda! tengo 2 enfermedades cronicas y tomo medicamentos diario !! estuve hospitalizado por bronquitis asmatico! no tengo comida y recursos para seguir! me siento desesperado! y la poca ayuda de comida que hay ,aveces no alcanzo o recolectar! mi necesidad de salir adelante, es salir a buscar ayuda !! desafortunadamente todas las ayudas estan en otros lugares !! porfavor no se olviden de la gente New York Bronx !! hay muchos necesitados como yo. Espero y puedan ayudarme se los agradesco de corazon 🙏.
I lost my job unfairly! I was fired just for asking for health protection for myself and colleagues! I have 3 months without work, I am undocumented and I do not have any help! I have 2 chronic illnesses and I take medications daily !! I was hospitalized for asthmatic bronchitis! I have no food and resources to go on! I feel desperate! and the little help of food that there is, has no scope or collection! my need to get ahead is to go get help !! unfortunately all the aids are in other places !! please don’t forget the New York Bronx people !! there are many in need like me. I hope and can help me I thank you from the heart 🙏.
I worked as painter for construction ,fine painting .I haven’t worked since Mid March ,I have 3 kids to support ,I don’t know when I’ll be back since a lot of people is not allowed inside together .I pay taxes but I don’t qualify for stimulus checks.
I havent been able to work since March, i dont have any income.
I was an actor at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, where I performed in 2-3 plays in repertory, meaning I would do one play in the afternoon and an entirely different play at night. I also led school tours for visiting students. I was scheduled to be on contract through the end of October but was laid off in March due to COVID-19, essentially losing an entire year’s work. I live in Ashland, Oregon with my wife and two young kids, and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival is IT for union actors in the area. It’s not LA or NY where I could possibly find other work in my location. And due to Governor Brown stating the live events will not return to Oregon until a vaccine is found, I have no prospect of returning to work until late 2021 – also restated by the Artistic Director of the festival. My income loss amounts to over $55,000. This includes another play I received an offer for in the winter of 2020 that was since rescinded due to the virus.
To further devastate our financial and family situation, my wife was diagnosed with breast cancer, with her treatment already costing thousands of dollars – even with health coverage. She still has her job thankfully, but will need to use up the entirety of her sick and vacation time, and will need to miss work for her care. I will also have increased childcare costs so I can attend to her while she receives treatment.
We are in the middle of any family’s worst nightmare. I am humbly requesting any financial support that can be provided.
Soy mecánico que arregla el equipo de cocina ,como hornos , food warmer todo lo que es caliente. por el virus, los clientes cerraron los restaurantes y donde trabajo me mandaro no me pudieron mantener ya que no hay mucho trabajo. (I am a mechanic who fixes kitchen equipment like ovens and food warmers. Because of the virus, my clients closed their restaurants and the place I work told me that they couldn’t keep me on since there wasn’t a lot of work.)