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Mr. A. from Bronx NY is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

95 Storm Softball - Equipment For New Team

Help me give my students catcher's gear, training softballs, and a sports equipment cart for this coming softball season.

  • $438 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As featured on The Ellen Show and inspiring many across the entire world, my middle school softball program is more than just a team but a family of sisters who encourage and support each other while enduring the struggles of inner-city life. They've shared their story detailing the courageous story of a team overcoming cancer and poverty. Softball has become a way of life, a means to escape the harsh reality of life and simply enjoy being a teen.

Honored by Ellen Degeneres, the NY Yankees, and NY Mets, my middle school softball program gives girls a reason to fight for their education.

My Project

This year will be the second season for the 95 Storm as we welcome a new team of female student-athletes! For this upcoming season, our girls need new catcher's equipment and training aids to help them prepare to become champions.

Training softballs are crucial to the overall skill progression for first-time players.

Girls will gain the confidence needed to become fearless on the field. Every team needs a fearless catcher as well! Therefore, new catcher's gear will give our girls renewed hope for this season.

Traveling to and from each game becomes exhausting. A sports wagon will help ease the burden of lugging around heavy equipment. Thank you for supporting the 95 Storm - "The Storm is Coming!"

Mr. A.
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Louisville Slugger Youth PG Series 5 Catchers Set, Navy/Gray • Amazon Business $139.95 1 $139.95
Jugs Sting-Free Dimpled Softballs, One dozen (12-Inch, Yellow) • Amazon Business $49.99 2 $99.98
Mac Sports Collapsible Folding Outdoor Utility Wagon, Blue • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Champion Sports Catcher's Knee Support: Soft & Durable Baseball Catcher Knee Savers Wedge for Adults • Amazon Business $13.50 2 $27.00

Materials cost

$336.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.05

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$371.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.64

Total project goal

$437.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$437.61

1 Donor

-$185.99

Donations toward project cost

-$185.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$218.80

Match offer toward project cost

-$185.98

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$32.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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