What We Do
When FISH posts a need that was submitted by a registered FISH Partner, an email is sent to notify the network that a new need has been posted. The email is routed to any partners who indicated the category of the need in their preferences.
Here are a few things we are currently in need of
This family is being evicted from their current home and is in need of a new 3-4 bedroom rental home/townhouse in Scott County with a monthly rent of $1300 or less. Once child support begins, the Mom will be able to afford up to $1300/mo for rent.
A Jordan resident is on a fixed income and in need of a crown. In the past, she has had teeth pulled because the cost to repair her teeth was beyond her means. In an effort to preserve her current teeth, the resident's mother charged her credit card for a root canal....
A disabled man was homeless and living in his truck— His caseworker, who was also a FISH partner, helped him find an affordable apartment, however he needed a full or queen mattress and box spring bed. Although he has a physical disability, he had been sleeping on the...read more
A father of school-aged kids has been out of work for 6 months due to health issues. Still working to pay off bills from previous health care, he went to the school counselor and explained that he is struggling to catch up on utility and other bills. As a result, his...read more
A mother of two was left with a house with serious structural issues and disrepair -- windows and doors that had water damage as well as the entire gutter system. The woman has found a job; but h it does not offer the income necessary to afford these repairs. She went...read more