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Ms. Durick from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Fresh Start and Storage at Your Seat!

My students need new storage sacks, pencils and dry-erase boards to start the year off right!

  • $528 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

Even in the face of these challenges, my students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day.

Our school serves students in grades K-8 and provides rigorous academics by fantastic teachers in a caring and safe learning environment.

My Project

These materials will enable my students to begin the year with a fresh, clean start! They need the Storage Sacks to help keep their materials at their fingertips and to keep their supplies organized. Our current storage sacks are several years old and have many tears in them. Some of them are even being held together with duct tape.

We need the dry-erase boards to use when practicing our handwriting, spelling words and grammar.

We currently have an extremely old set of boards that are so over used that the primary lines, which are so important to new learners, aren't visible on all of them.

The primary pencils are a much need school supply that some may take for granted. For students that don't always have the luxury of shopping for school supplies, knowing they can get a new pencil from their teacher can be the difference between a good day and a bad one.

Ms. Durick
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ORGANIZER SEAT SACK STANDARD-17'' ORIGINAL BLUE • School Specialty $10.71 25 $267.75
DRY ERASE BOARD RED AND BLUE DUAL SIDE 9X12 PACK OF 24. • School Specialty $86.04 1 $86.04
PENCIL STARTER #2 W/ERASER PACK OF 12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $5.32 4 $21.28

Materials cost

$375.07

Vendor shipping charges

$37.51

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$448.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.10

Total project goal

$527.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$527.31

10 Donors

-$502.30

Donations toward project cost

-$426.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.34

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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