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Mrs. Condino from Buffalo NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A New Rug For Our Rumps!

Help me give my students the gift of a new letters and numbers classroom carpet!!

  • $608 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing kids from all over the world! These kiddos come from many different countries and speak many different languages. English, for most of them, is their second language.

These sweet souls come to school day in and day out, often times having experienced some sort of trauma, food lacking in the household, bug bites, and unkempt dirty clothing.

Nevertheless, they persevere and succeed. I am always looking for new ways to help them succeed.

These sweet and innocent kids have experienced so much in their young lives and they have hearts of gold. My heart is so full of love because of them.

My Project

Hi Supporters! I am reaching out to try and get a new classroom carpet! Our current carpet is so dirty, has been through many spills and accidents that it is time for a new one! Sadly, when I inquired about getting a new one I was given the runaround.

Kindergartners will use this carpet several times throughout the day!

This is our "home" when I am teaching whole group or when the kids finish their work! We not only complete work from this carpet we listen to stories, we ask and answer questions and we use the interactive SmartBoard while sitting on the carpet!

Mrs. Condino
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD497 - Numbers & Letters Activity Carpet - 9' x 12' • Lakeshore Learning Materials $479.00 1 $479.00

Materials cost

$479.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$516.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.09

Total project goal

$607.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$607.27

4 Donors

-$289.52

Donations toward project cost

-$269.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$290.48

Match offers toward project cost

-$246.91

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.57

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.27

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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