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Ms. Rosendahl from Chicago IL is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Fresh New Look!

My students need paint, paint brushes, tape, and rolling kits to help paint their classroom.

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the city of Chicago. They travel long distances and on multiple buses to get to school. Many of my students are raised in single-parent households and receive free lunches based on their socioeconomic status.

The classroom is one place my students feel safe.

In the classroom, they are free to express themselves, grow and learn. A clean, warm, inviting classroom gives my students a place to belong, feel accepted, and loved.

My Project

We need paint, paint brushes, tape, and rolling kits to help paint the classroom. These new materials will help make the classroom warm and inviting. A fresh coat of paint on the walls will make an old classroom look new. There is no better way to start the school year than with a fresh new look! Currently there are holes on the walls, and spots with no paint at all.

Painting the classroom will be a team bonding experience, as the girls on my basketball team will work with me to paint the room.

I want to create a warm, safe environment for my students, but also an inviting place for my student athletes to have study hall in after school.

Ms. Rosendahl
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Blissliving Home, Shangri La Collection, Interior Paint and Primer In One, 1-Gallon, Eggshell, Harmony Gray • Amazon Business $40.95 1 $40.95
Con-Tact Brand 09F-C9A7R3-12 Creative Covering Chevron Gray Adhesive Drawer & Shelf Liner • Amazon Business $10.65 3 $31.95
Purdy 144080115 Clearcut Series Dale Angular Trim Paint Brush, 1-1/2 inch • Amazon Business $10.50 2 $21.00
Bates Paint Roller - Paint Brush, Paint Tray, Roller Paint Brush, 9 Piece Home Painting Supplies, Foam Brush, House Painting Tray, Painting tools, Roller and Paint Brushes, Interior Paint Brushes • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Shur-Line 6500 43-to-78-Inch Extension Pole • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
STANLEY Home Paint Kit Including Tray, Roller, Brush, and More - 8 Piece • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
ScotchBlue 2097-48EC Painter Tape for Exterior Surfaces, 1.88-Inch by 45-Yard • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98

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