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Mrs. Araiza from Alamo TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Artists at Home

Help me give my students supplies for their end of year sustainable goal projects. They need these supplies to be able to complete their project. The art kits will help them bring their creativity to life!

  • $419 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a fifth-grade dual language teacher at an area that is referred to as "little Mexico" because of the high number of recent immigrants that live there. When I get a new student I always try to make them feel welcomed because as an immigrant myself, I know how hard it can be to not understand a language that is being spoken to you.

These students live with no electricity and some don't even have running water.

They sleep in shacks and small trailer homes. Your donations would be of great help to provide distance learning resources for my students. Most don't have access to electronics at the moment, and I wish I could do something about it.

It is very emotional knowing that it is not the students' fault that they are running away from all the violence in Mexico and that their world is being turned upside down. I have donated clothing items and food for my students before but would like to provide even more for them.

My Project

These materials will benefit my students because most of them lack the supplies at home. These will serve as a great addition to their homes so they can have the necessary things to complete their end of the year projects.

We provided everything in class for them and now that they are stuck at home due to covid-19, not having the necessary supplies will hinder their learning.

Help me have them continue their learning journey for the next couple of weeks. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

Mrs. Araiza
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Studio 71 Kids Art Set in Wood Case: 82 pieces Box color may vary • Amazon Business $12.28 22 $270.16
48-Pack Kraft Mini Notebooks Bulk, Unlined Blank Travel Journals Small, for Students, Kids, Class Projects, Brown Cover, 4.1 x 4.2 Inches, 24 Sheets Each • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Westcott School Scissor Caddy and Kids Scissors With Microban, 24 Scissors and 1 Caddy, 5" Pointed, Blue • Amazon Business $18.41 1 $18.41
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95

Materials cost

$320.51

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.81

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$355.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$62.70

Total project goal

$418.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$418.02

1 Donor

-$192.66

Donations toward project cost

-$185.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$200.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$170.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.03

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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