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Mrs. Perry from Fayette MS is requesting materials related to food, clothing & hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Baby It's Cold Outside

Help me give my students hooded winter coats, knee high socks, and snacks.

  • $378 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our school is located in the heart of Jefferson County, Mississippi. Our town has no industry and very few employment opportunities. It was recently reported that we are the poorest county in the United States, which is hard to imagine. My students live in a poverty-stricken area, and all of them qualify for free lunch. More than three-fourths of them live in poverty.

We live in one of the poorest counties in the United States.

These precious children need to learn basic skills in order to break the bonds of poverty. Job opportunities are very limited in this area, and parents struggle to provide basic needs. Your donations make a huge difference in the quality of education for our children.

Help my students thrive! These students deserve an education. They desperately need a learning environment in which they can succeed. Help me provide them with a positive learning experience.

My Project

Please fund this project so my students can stay warm. Our school is designed so we have a long walk from classrooms to cafeteria and other activities. The walk is outside! When students do not have a jacket they really get cold. It would be amazing to let them have a jacket to keep them warm.

It is cold outside and we need jackets!

So often students come to school without weather appropriate clothes and it is hard to watch a child shiver because they do not have a jacket. Please help provide them with a jacket.

Mrs. Perry
Grades PreK-2

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CECORC Hooded Puffer Down Jackets for Boys – Lightweight and Packable –Warm and Comfy – Outdoor Windbreaker Padded Coats, Kids Leather Jacket, Travel, Snow Play, – (Blue, M ( 8 ))… • Amazon Business $26.99 3 $80.97
Kids Winter Coats, Hooded Puffer Jacket for Boys and Girls – Lightweight and Packable – Kids Outwear Insulated Jacket, Warm and Comfy,Travel, Snow Play, Size 6, Red,S(6/7)… • Amazon Business $25.99 3 $77.97
Cookies Chips & Candy Snacks Assortment Bulk Sampler by Variety Fun (Care Package 100 Count) • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
Electric Pencil Sharpener by Fineably – Auto Stop to Prevent Over-Sharpening – Automatic Pencil Sharpener for Classroom with USB and Battery Powered Options • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
KIDMEN 2 Holes Pencil Sharpener,Pencil Sharpener for Kids,Pencil Sharpener Handheld-12 PACK • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Jefferies Socks Big Girls' School Uniform Knee High (Pack of 3), Black, Medium • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95

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