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  • $707 goal

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Mr. L.
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

Designing & Building an Indoor Farm!

My students need a Hydroponics Curriculum set, with necessary supplies and books.

My Students

I teach science/math to a high-need community of students from all over the world, with the sounds of Mandarin, Spanish, Russian, English, Cantonese, Hungarian, Urdu, Polish, Arabic, Ukrainian, Bengali, and Uzbek reverberating through our halls.

Our Teen Garden Team is working around the clock to start an indoor hydroponic farm.

We have abundant indoor classroom space. We have a dedicated and innovative staff. We have a supportive principal. We have inspired student involvement. We are ready to move ahead with our indoor school farm. All we need is a few supplies to make our dreams a reality.

My Project

In order to get our farm up and running and to make the most of our growing season, we need to be able to start our seeds indoors. These grow lights and supplies will afford us the opportunity to grow during the winter months. This is your opportunity to empower youth to learn more about issues of health and nutrition.

With your gift, our students will be able to jump start their indoor farm, grow their own food for their community, and learn about science in the natural world through hands on exploration.

Our teen garden team has already picked out the seeds they hope to grow in the coming months and the recipes they intend to prepare. Your donation can help to make their vision bloom.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hydroponics Curriculum • Nasco $186.95 1 $186.95
Tubing, 12" Long, 1/4" x 1/8", pk/8 • Nasco $18.65 1 $18.65
Light Fixture for Full-Size Mobile Light Cart • Nasco $106.25 2 $212.50
Fishing Line, 25-yd. spool • Nasco $1.50 2 $3.00
Plant Nutrition Chemical Package • Sargent-Welch $80.10 1 $80.10
Beginning Hydroponics: Soilless Gardening Richard E. Nicholls • AKJ BOOKS $8.73 1 $8.73
Hydroponic Basics George F. Van Patten • AKJ BOOKS $5.65 1 $5.65

Materials cost

$515.58

Vendor shipping charges

$42.11

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$600.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.96

Total project goal

$706.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$706.38

6 Donors

-$147.00

Donations toward project cost

-$127.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.80

match offer

-$556.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$473.22

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$83.51

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Crate & Barrel and 6 other donors.

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