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Coach Vowles from Churchville NY is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Baseball Spring Training Trip - Lodging

Help me give my students lodging for our Spring training trip to Washington DC.

  • $1,394 goal

This project expired on January 25, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are 11th and 12th graders with a passion for baseball who are looking forward to the opportunity to travel south with hopes of weather more favorable for outdoor play than the typical spring-time weather we have in our area. Our students attend a large-size rural high school in Western NY that serves approximately 1300 students. They are a nice group of young men with a variety of academic and athletic interests. These young men have interests outside of school as well- many of them hold part time jobs and complete community service on a regular basis. They come from involved families who have done fund-raising to help with the burden of the costs of a Spring training trip. Getting a chance to play outside will help prepare our students for competing when they return from the trip.

My Project

This trip will give our baseball players the opportunity to get outside for outdoor practices and games, which we usually don't get to do so early in our season due to weather. The players will get a chance to get out of the gym to play in the fresh air of Washington DC. They will get to travel to a city most of them have never been to before. There will be opportunities for team bonding as well as preparing for the regular season upon their return. This trip will allow them to create memories that will last a lifetime.

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Lodging Days Inn Connecticut Avenue $1,137.55

Trip cost

$1,137.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$17.06

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,184.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$209.05

Total project goal

$1,393.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,393.66

2 Donors

-$619.31

Donations toward project cost

-$592.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.00

match offer

-$696.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$592.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$104.52

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$77.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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