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Ms. Skipper from Chicago IL is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Back Together Again

Help me give my students supplies that will be used to build community and stay safe.

  • $273 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My children are a group of middle grade students that are eager and willing to learn. Our school is located on the south side of Chicago. Unfortunately, because of their location, many people already believe my students are at a disadvantage. I don't agree!

Every student can learn, and every student should be given the same opportunities as their peers.

A lot of my students have experienced communities riddled with violence and because of this, I believe they are stronger and even more determined not to let their environment define their possibilities. I have the pleasure of working with two sixth grade classes this year and our journey will strengthen and build upon previous math and science skills while preparing us for the future.

My Project

School will look different in the fall as we expect 100% of our students to be back in person. I have a Cricut machine that I will be using to make t-shirts for the 6th grade team. I want our grade level to feel special . The vinyl material will be used to make the t-shirts. Because we can't use the water fountain, I would like to make personalized water bottles for all of the students.

Bonding while safe will be how the 6th grade team starts off the fall school year.

Ms. Skipper
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sports Squeeze Water Bottle Bulk Pack - 24 Bottles - 22 oz. BPA Free Easy Open Push/Pull Cap - Made in USA (Blue) • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
Sports Squeeze Water Bottle Bulk Pack - 24 Bottles - 22 oz. BPA Free Easy Open Push/Pull Cap - Made in USA (Blue) • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
LaFancy Heat Transfer Vinyl Rolls 12inch x 15feet, HTV Iron on Vinyl for Silhouette Cameo, Heat Transfer Vinyl for T-Shirts(Blue) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
LaFancy Heat Transfer Vinyl HTV Craft Vinyl Rolls 12in x 15ft for DIY T Shirts Heat Press Vinyl Bundle Easy to Cut & Weed Iron On Vinyl for Cricut & Silhouette Cameo (Yellow) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
LaFancy Heat Transfer Vinyl HTV Craft Vinyl Rolls 12in x 15ft for DIY T Shirts Heat Press Vinyl Bundle Easy to Cut & Weed Iron On Vinyl for Cricut & Silhouette Cameo (Yellow) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Oracal 651 YELLOW Permanent Vinyl Roll 12" x 15 Feet • Amazon Business $16.00 1 $16.00

Materials cost

$198.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$231.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.93

Total project goal

$272.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$272.86

2 Donors

-$181.91

Donations toward project cost

-$154.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.29

match offer

-$90.95

Match offer toward project cost

-$77.31

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.64

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$0.00

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