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Mrs. Caraccia from Miami FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Kitchen Fit for Autism!

Help me give my students items such as pots, pans, and mixing spoons to make a dream kitchen!

  • $1,226 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students at the school are one-of-a-kind. They love school just as much as the next child. The one thing that many of the students look forward to is coming to school as a way to escape reality for a little while. My students come from a low, socio-economic status, the inner-city, and struggle with reading, math and social skills. I need to do all I can, during school hours, to help these students progress to well-developed, smart young men and women who can function effectively in the world we live in today. To effectively teach students in a wide range of levels, I need many resources. Help me bring in the necessary materials to help my students succeed in school.

The majority of the students at the school come from low-economic households.

Students and parents do not have the financial means to provide essentials and we need to help students achieve greatness.

My Project

This project is one of a kind. We are asking for items to help create a kitchen in one of the classrooms at our school. The students in our self-contained autistic classroom want to learn life skills such as cooking.

Having items like grills, mixers, tables and mixing bowls will help the students learn a life skill such as cooking.

This skill will allow the students in my classroom to become more independent in life. Our goal is to give these students a sense of independence for later on in life.

Cooking things like cookies, pancakes, pasta, cakes, fries, and other items will help kick start their love for cooking.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KitchenAid KSM75SL Classic Plus 4.5-Qt. Tilt-Head Stand Mixer, Silver • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00
KitchenAid KSMPRA 3-Piece Pasta Roller & Cutter Attachment Set • Amazon Business $159.95 1 $159.95
GRIDMANN NSF Stainless Steel Commercial Kitchen Prep & Work Table w/Backsplash - 60 in. x 24 in. • Amazon Business $158.99 1 $158.99
AmazonBasics 8-Piece Non-Stick Kitchen Cookware Set, Pots and Pans • Amazon Business $39.99 2 $79.98
To encounter Silicone Spatula Set 12pcs Nonstick Kitchen Utensil Set Rubber Fish Spatulas Pancake Flippers Heat Resistant Seamless Turner Spatula Spoonula Dishwasher Safe for Mixing Cooking and Baking • Amazon Business $31.99 2 $63.98
Eureka NEU182A PowerSpeed Lightweight Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner, Blue, Lite, Indigo • Amazon Business $62.99 1 $62.99
ABCCANOPY Spandex Table Cover 6 ft. Fitted 30+ Colors Polyester Tablecloth Stretch Spandex Table Cover-Table Toppers (Black) • Amazon Business $14.95 4 $59.80
Sterilite 19889804 70 Quart/66 Liter Ultra Box Clear with a White Lid and Black Latches, 4-Containers • Amazon Business $53.09 1 $53.09
BELLA (14750) 12 x 16 Inch Copper Titanium Coated Indoor Smokeless Grill Multifunction Grill & Skillet with Copper Nonstick Cooking Surface • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Chicago Metallic 8044 Non-Stick Toaster Oven Bakeware Set, 4-Piece, Carbon Steel • Amazon Business $10.35 4 $41.40
BELLA 14606 Copper Titanium Coated Non-Stick electric-griddles, 10.5 x 20 INCH, • Amazon Business $17.99 2 $35.98
Good Cook Clear Measuring Cup with Measurements, 2-Cup • Amazon Business $3.44 5 $17.20
HOMWE Kitchen Cutting Board (3-Piece Set) | Juice Grooves w/Easy-Grip Handles | BPA-Free, Non-Porous, Dishwasher Safe | Multiple Sizes (Set of Three, Gray) • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97

Materials cost

$996.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,041.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$183.75

Total project goal

$1,225.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,225.01

3 Donors

-$1,225.01

Donations toward project cost

-$1,041.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$183.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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