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Modest Needs Foundation

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Dr. Keith Taylor
115 E 30th St, FL 1

New York, NY 10016

212-463-7042 (Voice)

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Modest Needs exists to prevent otherwise financially self-sufficient individuals and families from entering the cycle of poverty, when this might be avoided with a small amount of well-timed financial assistance; to restore the financial self-sufficiency of individuals who are willing to work but are temporarily unable to do so because they do not have the means to remit payment for a work-related expense; to empower permanently disadvantaged individuals who otherwise live within their limited means to continue to live independently, despite a temporary, unexpected financial set-back; and to strengthen small non-profit organizations by providing a forum whereby such organizations can apply directly to the general public for the help they need to complete the relatively inexpensive projects that will allow them to better serve their clients and the communities they exist to serve.


Modest Needs News - monthly e-newsletter


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Date Entered: 3/30/2011
Date Edited: 11/21/2012
Date Revised:
Health Referral Number: HR3884
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