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Mr. Schafer from San Diego CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Augmented Communication Materials

My students need an economical printer and ink. T-you!

  • $589 goal

This project expired on March 3, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Every day is a challenge, but we keep on fighting!

My classroom has 10 students.

They are all moderately or severely handicapped. They are amazing kids and they surprise me every day. These kids have a tough road ahead but they never give up. Their determination is an inspiration to the entire school.

My Project

We make communication books for student who can not speak or have very little language. There is nothing more essential then helping kids communicate. We use a program called "board-maker" and it is fantastic. Having a quality printer will positively impact our ability to make communication materials for the kids and their families. The cost and frequency of changing ink cartridges inhibits our ability to make meaningful materials.

This project will make a huge difference to my students.

With an economical printer, I will be able to make 2 copies of the communication materials. I will keep one and school and send the other home for the students to practice communication skills with their families.

Mr. Schafer
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 10 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Epson - Expression ET-2500 EcoTank Wireless All-In-One Printer - Black • Best Buy Education $379.99 1 $379.99
Epson - 664 High-Yield Ink Bottle - Magenta • Best Buy Education $11.23 1 $11.23
Epson - 664 High-Yield Ink Bottle - Black • Best Buy Education $11.23 1 $11.23
Epson - 664 High-Yield Ink Bottle - Cyan • Best Buy Education $11.23 1 $11.23
Epson - 664 High-Yield Ink Bottle - Yellow • Best Buy Education $11.23 1 $11.23

Materials cost

$424.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$38.88

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$500.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.26

Total project goal

$588.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$588.42

1 Donor

-$588.42

Donations toward project cost

-$500.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$88.26

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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