Testimonials

Patricia C: EDL Member & Points

Elderly or Disabled Living
March 30th, 2018

My name is Patricia C. Just when a feeling of hopelessness engulfed me, I received a message from James Pino with EDL offering me financial help. This was truly an answer to my prayers and I can’t begin to express my gratitude. I am 67 and my husband is 71, we are retired and our

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Glates S: Application & Points

Elderly or Disabled Living
February 27th, 2018

My name is Glates and I don’t have words for how appreciative I am for this help. There are so many people hurting and struggling and finding help, is near impossible. The other factor is being an older adult age 71 and no children, makes it a none existence issue for help. I prayed to

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James M: IN Register for FREE & Points

Elderly or Disabled Living
January 30th, 2018

I have had a kidney transplant and many other health issues including seizures. I live with my 67+ year old mom Harriett, and care for her, she has recently begun to have health issues as well with her eyes, and blood pressure. We try to care as much as possible to care for our selves

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EDL Member Kim H & Points

Elderly or Disabled Living
December 30th, 2017

My name is Kim. I would like to thank Mr. Pino and EDL for this blessing of help! It is so very difficult to get any assistance when one is older with no children. A hard thing to face when you have worked your entire life! Yet when you become sick, disabled & are in

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Sadie S Register for FREE & Points

Elderly or Disabled Living
December 30th, 2017

I reached out to EDL via email in November 2017 on behalf of my 25 year old nephew who is paralyzed from the neck down. I found EDL’s website while performing a GOOGLE search for “grants for the disabled.” EDL offered me funds for my nephew to in fact, accommodate his son in possibly purchasing

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Susan M: Register for FREE & Application

Elderly or Disabled Living
November 29th, 2017

Hi, my name is Susan. I would like thank Mr. James Pino and EDL for their financial blessing. I was not expecting this at all…I am in tears. When I really needed someone. Your organization is here for me! I appreciate this monetary gift so much. Few people have the privilege of having such a

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Christina P and Daniel J

Elderly or Disabled Living
November 29th, 2017

I am thankful that E D L and James Pino have decided to help us. Thank you so much Mr Pino and to all the workers and volunteers of E D L. The amount does not matter just any relief from this struggle is greatly appreciated. Daniel and I want you Mr Pino and all

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Kerry S. Register for FREE

Elderly or Disabled Living
October 31st, 2017

I’m so happy to recieve this help. We were really struggling to catch up and this money aided us in the effort. I’m so greatful because their are almost programs that would help an adult that doesn’t have children. As someone who’s completely reliant on someone to help me with my ADLs it was so

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Robyn D – EDL Member

Elderly or Disabled Living
September 29th, 2017

My first thought upon being chosen by EDL for assistance was to say “if you demonstrate kindness you will always be between a hug and a smile-not between a rock and a hard place.” I am so incredibly humbled in being chosen to receive this assistance. There are so many people in need, but I

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Tiffany B – PA Register for FREE & Application

Elderly or Disabled Living
August 30th, 2017

Thank you so very much for your assistance. You are truly a Godsend and our family deeply appreciates the assistance. We were getting hopeless but your offer to help us when no one else would has given us hope. Thank you and when finances improve we will pay it forward by helping another family in

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E.M. – CA Register for FREE

Elderly or Disabled Living
July 30th, 2017

I very much appreciate for the help EDL can offer. I’m among the many who are grateful to have found EDL and an opportunity with caring people who understand my limitations are either financial or physical. Surviving on a small stipend having worked for a salary all my life makes this dark tunnel a small

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EDL Member Michelle M: WA

Elderly or Disabled Living
June 29th, 2017

Thank you so much for the help you offer. When I searched online for any help out there and I’m happy to have found you. A little bit of light in a very dark tunnel! I am pleasantly surprised that such caring people and help is out there. This aid comes at a very timely

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Register for FREE & Application Fatima S

May 30th, 2017

I would like to thank you Mr. Pino and EDL for the kindness that you have shown me. Your kindness will always be remembered in my heart. There are so many people in my situation and I’m honored to be a recipient of your outreach program. I thank God for people like you and your

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Register for FREE & Application: Oxley B

April 29th, 2017

I am grateful to God for your loving support Mr. James Pino and EDL. I reached out to you in desperation due to being displaced from my basement apartment when the church building was abruptly sold. I am truly amazed how you listened to my story and you are the only one that reached back

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Sherrie S.

March 30th, 2017

Mr. James Pino and EDL have been a God-send. My husband and I have been through so much with my cancers and his Crohn’s disease. We are both on disability and try so hard to take care of each other. The medical bills just keep climbing with no end in sight. We were about at

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Application Program: Mr. Muehlbauer

February 27th, 2017

I am a Nurse Case Manager. I have seen some very sad cases in my medical career. I have asked EDL and Mr. James Pino for assistance for several of my patients. Although I know this organization can’t help me with All of my patients, Mr. Pino has come through when I needed assistance for

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Register for FREE Chesney F

January 30th, 2017

Thank you so much EDL! After we almost got evicted because my wife is on maturnity leave. We got blessed. We have a 2 year old, 1 year old, and 1 month old. We were struggling but somehow managed it. We appriciate everything you do for people who really need the help! God bless thank

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EDL Members Kim and Clint T

December 30th, 2016

Hi, my name is Kim and my husband Clint has been suffering from stage 4 pancreatic cancer for the past 3 years. He never had any symptoms until the cancer spread to his liver. His doctor only gave him about 6 months to live but he is a fighter. He is fighting it for the

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Register for FREE: MIKE L

November 29th, 2016

Hi my name is Mike and I am suffering from cancer. A lot of life has been lost through this demon cancer. It does not take pity on anyone. I want to thank EDL, Mr. James Pino, for reaching out to me with a kind heart and helping me out through this difficult time. No

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EDL Member Randall K.

October 30th, 2016

Thank you EDL so very much. You are a Godsend! I have two devastating nerve diseases and they have robbed me of using my legs to walk and a great amount of the use of my left arm and hand. With that said, EDL has provided me with additional financial help that I desperately needed.

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Application: Fender S on September 28, 2016

September 28th, 2016

Thank you so much. After having our electric almost shut off and writing checks I know wouldn’t clear, everything has seemed so dark . This help will get me back in good standing with my bank. I Thank God they’re helping me get back on my feet. Thanks.

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Register for FREE: Vanessa R on September 27, 2016

September 27th, 2016

My heart is full and the love I feel inside is overwhelming due to the kindness and generosity given to me and my mother by James Pino and EDL! My mother has been through insurmountable health challenges that began when she suffered a heart attack. Our lives have drastically changed in order to cope and

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Gregg

August 29th, 2016

Mr. Pino! Your offer is more than a Godsend! With all that has happened to us, You and EDL are the only people who have not turned you backs on us. You and your great organization have made it possible to obtain medicine and much needed supplies for us to continue on. May God Bless

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Application/Register for FREE: Janette T

July 29th, 2016

After trying several different charities and organizations to get help, my daughter found EDL online. My daughter contacted them on my behalf. I had given up hope on getting any help. I am living on social security and my daughter has many medical problems. We lost our electric and didn’t know what we were going

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Denise M on June 28, 2016

June 28th, 2016

My name is Denise M and me and my son (Jeff) have had rough life and now its gotten worse. We lived with no electric and no car for a year. Finally we got back on track but now we got knocked back even further,I have stage 2 COPD and I lost my job. Now

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Ronda H

May 30th, 2016

It has been a very tough time for me and my daughter, who is disabled. For the last 3 years we have just been barely making it, while I search for work on a daily basis. We have had to move, because of the lack of income and then it was one thing after another.

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Katrina E

April 26th, 2016

I heard of EDL from Mr. Pino after looking for financial assistance on the internet. I am disabled, struggling, and recently my rent went up a great deal. Thank you so very much EDL for your help and God bless you!

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Kevin B

April 26th, 2016

I had found EDL while searching for assistance online. What I can say is that it was a blessing that I had found them. We had been struggling with finances in order to obtain new housing for my family and I. I am retired and disabled, and at the age of 36, it is devastating

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Lisa W

March 26th, 2016

I heard of EDL from a friend and contacted them with my situation. I am currently a family caregiver to my brother in our him who was diagnosed with Brain Cancer in December 2015…when they responded with compassion and offer to help we were so touched….this is all new to us and knowing there is

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Blaine A

February 29th, 2016

I am a Case manager for Inland Regional Center. I reached out to EDL after researching options as a means of obtaining financial assistance in hard times for my clients. All of the clients that we work with at the Inland Regional Center have disabilities that limit them in their independence. We work with them

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SUSAN TAYLOR

January 23rd, 2016

I want to thank my Humana Care Manager and Mr. Pino at Elderly and Disabled Living for helping me with financial assistance that was greatly needed. I am disabled from a car accident that happened 5 years ago. I live alone. I was recently hospitalized for pneumonia. I came home , then fell and broke

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Elizabeth Ortega

December 18th, 2015

When I first found out E.D.L. I thought that this organization was just like most of the others that don’t even acknowledge your request for help, but I was wrong because I heard from them almost right away.I got a humble response offering me help and couldn’t believe I was actually going get help. Now

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The Clason Family

November 15th, 2015

Our young, autistic child went through a catastrophic event . This horrific event sparked a chain reaction that has devastated our family. With the subsequent hospitalizations, therapies, doctors and on-going trauma, I lost my job. Caring for my disabled wife and our child is an honor and a privilege but it makes it nearly impossible

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Sharon W

October 25th, 2015

I found EDL while searching for someone help me in any way shape or form so that I can continue eating this month. In my search for someone to help me all I found was red-tape and 30 days or longer before any assistance would be given. I really did not expect to get an

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Jen M

September 16th, 2015

I found Elderly or Disabled living after searching frantically for help for my Mother. She had to take a disability retirement and I have been assisting her financially for some time. Due to unforeseen circumstances, I am no longer able to assist her and she has overdue bills. I reached out to Mr. Pino and

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Victoria

August 26th, 2015

My husband and are are permanently disabled with severe fibromyalgia syndrome, among other disabilities. Our situation became very dire recently and we found ourselves with no money for food and barely being able to pay all our bills, having only disability income, and especially not having any money for food or medication. Having gotten so

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Jo Lynn M

July 26th, 2015

I am a nurse Care manager for Humana At Home. I reached out to EDL after receiving a referral from the Community Resource Dept. at Humana as a means of obtaining financial assistance for one of my members in hard times. We at Humana try to assess our member’s needs in order to help them

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Rachel S

June 30th, 2015

I am the single mother of the most awesome 7 y/o boy in the world. God just chose to make him a little different and he was born with special needs that affect him both cognitively and physically. However, I know that where we are in life could potentially be so much worse, so I

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Lara F C.

May 30th, 2015

I am a disabled single grandmother who is raising one of my grand babies with little to no help on a fixed income.I was praying one day while online looking for some help with my power bill, and I found EDL. I emailed them and in a few days I received an email from James

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James and Ruth Marcetic

April 27th, 2015

I contacted EDL while searching for help. My husband has a TBI, we survive (barely) on his social security disability. I am his wife…and unpaid caretaker. I know we can not be the only one’s in this situation and it is not easy to ask for help. We are desperately in need of a comfortable

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Cindy

March 25th, 2015

I was so pleased and thankful when James sent me an email. It’s organizations, like EDL and people like James that gave me the strength to continue on. Thank you so much for the help you have provided me. Every little bit counts and is greatly appreciated. Faith goes a long way when you believe.

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Jennifer Clark

February 28th, 2015

I was so pleased and thankful when James sent me an email. It’s organizations, like EDL and people like James that gave me the strength to continue on. Thank you so much for the help you have provided me. Every little bit counts and is greatly appreciated. Faith goes a long way when you believe.

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Deborah F

January 25th, 2015

I just wanted to say thank you for the donation to help purchase a mattress and box spring . I am still a little short, but I have faith that I can get the mattress & box spring, thanks to you and your organization . I can’t tell you how much this donation has meant

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Petra Martinez

December 25th, 2014

ThanK you, so much for help. I Know now EDL really does care and they aren’t to good to be true. If you are in need, contact these guys they care

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John D. Shreves

December 23rd, 2014

Last year I became a new papaw when our 3 year grandaughter Addy moved in with us. My son and I , disagreed at first about the entire santa promise and suggested not metioning unrealistic promises. Diasagreable I insisted on giving her a chance at hopes and dreams of great suprise , mostly because of

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