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  • $1,364 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Coach German
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

A Note Forward

Help me give my students a successful season now and years to come!

My Students

My Students are part of an indoor/outdoor music program in Bakersfield, California. They compete against ALL schools in the city, as well as some out of town schools, for the top spot in the local circuit. There is a lot of hard work from staff but mainly from students! They are urged to fundraise for materials and transportation in order to make each year successful ! Expenses such as buses for competitions, new instruments for our ever growing group, and uniforms are a few of the many challenges we face EACH year !

My Project

Being the best of the best now requires more than just playing music. There’s a lot that goes into this program. It involves the music and how well we portray it with what we play and how we act out! Think of this organization as a form of theatre. We have a story to tell, there’s a beginning and end. In most cases it’s not always “happily ever after”. There’s choreography involved in the process, we in our best efforts, design and structure the show from top to bottom. Down to to WHAT we play, HOW we play it, and ADD as much effect as we can !

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Colorsound 900 China Cymbal Black • Woodwind and Brasswind $114.00 5 $570.00
Keyboard Mallet Bag • Woodwind and Brasswind $61.99 5 $309.95
Jim Casella Series Keyboard Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $35.04 4 $140.16

Materials cost

$1,020.11

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$93.34

3rd party payment processing fee

$15.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,158.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$204.49

Total project goal

$1,363.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,363.24

2 Donors

-$1,338.24

Donations toward project cost

-$1,137.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$200.74

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 37 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Wonderful Company and 2 other donors.

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