You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Smith from Indianapolis IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

An Organized Classroom is a Successful Classroom!

Help me give my students organization in the classroom! We need more places to put our books and school supplies!

  • $575 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to school each day and leave behind all the difficulties of their home lives. These kids are an inspiration! My students live in extreme poverty, but they don't let that hinder their drive for success! Our school is a unique, one-of-a-kind opportunity for these inner-city kids to get the most out of their education through academic rigor and recognition for their hard work, and I am determined to do what it takes to help them achieve that!

My Project

Our school is in the highest poverty area in Indianapolis. Our school is a great place to learn, but the furniture is old and worn down! Over the years I've collected and refurbished random pieces of furniture...but I'd love to give my students a cohesive looking classroom!

My students need several sets of shelves and organizational tools to help our room run more smoothly and efficiently!

Organization is a skill I am working to teach my students, but it's often hard when I don't have enough places to keep things neat and tidy! I'd love to have a shelf, bin, or box to put everything, so our room looks cozy and inviting but is very well organized!

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

Equity Focus

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

This project will reach 30 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Smith is requesting.

See our finances


You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KALLAX Shelf unit, black-brown • IKEA $109.00 1 $109.00
KALLAX Shelf unit, black-brown • IKEA $99.00 1 $99.00
KALLAX Shelf unit with 2 inserts, white • IKEA $94.99 1 $94.99
DRNA Box, dark gray • IKEA $3.99 16 $63.84
VRDE Wall shelf, white • IKEA $54.99 1 $54.99
FLYT Magazine file, white • IKEA $1.99 10 $19.90
PLEJA Letter tray, black • IKEA $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


1 Donor


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Indianapolis","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2292619],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"IN","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4008500,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":30,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Smith","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"2292619":{"owner":"Mrs. Smith","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4008500],"proposalHash":"1902989292","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":384426,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NjQwMjI1Mg==","NDU5MTM2MQ=="],"teacherId":2292619,"schoolCounty":"Marion","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"IN","name":"Indiana"}}