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Mrs. Williamson from Monroe LA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Back to the Basics

My students need basic school supplies -- pencils, crayons, glue...to achieve success! Any of these supplies would be greatly appreciated!

  • $400 goal

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My Students

I LOVE my students and it is my pleasure to teach and know them! My students are from an inner city 100% African American neighborhood. Most of my students are from low socioeconomic households with a single parent. The majority of my students do not have the opportunities other kids their ages do. Where they come from does NOT limit their potential. My students LOVE coming to school. They are intelligent, creative, talented, beautiful little minds that inspire me daily!

My Project

My students are in need of basic school supplies, such as pencils, notebooks, crayons, glue... It makes it so difficult to teach when students do no have any supplies.

Most of my students' families are unable to afford school supplies.

My school gives us enough to start the year, and then I have to try my best to pick up some each month from my own pocket. It would be so beneficial to every project and lesson we learn this year to have the basic supplies for EVERY student to use. I"m serious my students would be so excited to just have pencils with erasers!!!

Any supplies given would be greatly appreciated. I just want my students to have the same opportunities as everyone else.

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

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PAPER COMP 9.75 X 7.5 IN BLUE 3/8 SKIP LINE 24 SHT/48PG - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.70 50 $85.00
CRAYONS SARGENT ART TUCK BOX SET OF 24 • School Specialty $2.26 24 $54.24
PENCIL #2 PACK OF 144 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $17.81 2 $35.62
MARKER DRY ERASE BULLET ASST CLRS ST/8 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $6.74 5 $33.70
TAPE SCOTCH 234 GEN PRPSE MASKING 1X60YD • School Specialty $6.87 3 $20.61
PENCIL COLOR 7'' 3.3MM S/12 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $0.90 12 $10.80
GLUE STICK WHITE .28OZ PK30 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $4.10 2 $8.20
CONST PPR 9X12 ASSORTED SUNWORKS PACK OF 50 • School Specialty $1.34 4 $5.36
ERASERS CAP MULTICOLOR SET OF 100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.82 2 $3.64

Materials cost

$257.17

Vendor shipping charges

$25.72

State sales tax

$22.50

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.86

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$339.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.87

Total project goal

$399.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$399.12

3 Donors

-$399.12

Donations toward project cost

-$339.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.87

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$0.00

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