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Mrs. F. from Bridgeport CT is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

10 Boxes of Clay

Help me give my students clay, the creative resource of clay for learning hand building skills and wheel throwing.

  • $310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are an urban high school where there is a lack of necessary materials and resources for our students to thrive. Our neighborhood is high poverty and we are considered to be one of the most challenging schools in our area. I have taught here for 17 years and enjoy the creative spirit of my students.

Over the years I have had the pleasure of seeing my students discover talents they never knew they had.

I strive to expose them to as many diversified artistic experiences as I can.

My Project

My students love creating in clay and are very productive. Throughout the year they are challenged with projects that teach them clay skills and techniques which inspire their own creativity. With many students enrolled in classes the clay goes fast.

The students need the necessary resources for ceramics and the security of knowing we have the supplies they need to express themselves creatively.

It is great to look around the room and see the many different ideas students expressed in their work. Whether students are working by hand or throwing on the wheel, there is always an abundance of creative spirit throughout the year.

Mrs. F.
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 125 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CLAY LOW FIRE EARTHENWARE RED 50 POUNDS • School Specialty $20.94 10 $209.40

Materials cost

$209.40

Vendor shipping charges

$20.94

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$263.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.50

Total project goal

$309.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.98

3 Donors

-$165.91

Donations toward project cost

-$141.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.14

match offer

-$143.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$121.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.48

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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