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Ms. Gregory from Elizabeth Cty NC is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

After School Running Club

Help me give my students a water cooler, running lanyards, sunglasses, and personal water bottles to use during running club.

  • $498 goal

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My Students

I am a physical education teacher at a Title I elementary school in Northeastern North Carolina. I teach approximately 400 students in Kindergarten through fifth grade. Our student population consists of a diverse group of students from various socio-economic, cultures, as well as military families.

I am passionate about what I do and try to provide opportunities for the students to participate in activities that support life-long physical fitness.

My students enjoy opportunities to be physically active. Throughout the year, they participate in a variety of activities including a jump rope unit, learning skills that can be used in soccer, basketball, tennis, volleyball, and various other sports, relays, and fitness activities.

My Project

This is my fourth year hosting the after school running club. We meet after school on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for one hour.

After brainstorming with some past and current participants, we came up with a list of items that we feel would increase students endurance during each practice.

Typically it is very hot and I would love to provide water and a water bottle for each student participating. I use an app with my students called Ezscan, where they scan their QRcode after each lap. The badge holder and loops make the perfect bracelet and helps them keep up with their card. Since it is normally so hot, I wanted to provide sunglasses for the students and teach about sun safety as well. Thank you so much for considering our project and encouraging my students to live a healthy-active lifestyle.

Ms. Gregory
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
50 Strong Sports Squeeze Water Bottle Bulk Pack - 24 Bottles - 22 oz. BPA Free Easy Open Push/Pull Cap - Made in USA • Amazon Business $59.99 3 $179.97
Funny Party Hats Neon Sunglasses- 36 Pack - Bulk Sunglasses - Party Glasses - Pool Party - Beach Party Favors • Amazon Business $19.29 4 $77.16
Igloo 10 Gallon Seat Top Beverage dispenser with spigot and Cup Dispenser plus replacement spigot • Amazon Business $64.48 1 $64.48
MIFFLIN Plastic Waterproof ID Badge Holders (Clear, 3.6x2.4 inch, 100 Pack), Vertical Hanging Card Holder with Zipper, Resealable Bulk Nametag Holders • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
200 Pack 6.4" Luggage Tag Straps Loops, Ishua Clear Plastic Luggage Tag Loops ID Straps Laminating Pouch Tag Loop Cruise Ship Luggage Tag Holders Travel Accessories for Suitcase Or Backpack Lanyard • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$359.58

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.05

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$423.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.65

Total project goal

$497.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$497.67

5 Donors

-$422.00

Donations toward project cost

-$362.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.55

match offer

-$71.26

Match offer toward project cost

-$60.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.69

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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