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Coach Lewis from Weaver AL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basic Needs

Help me give my students basic school supplies to help our classroom function.

  • $173 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a small community in Northeast Alabama. 68% of students at my school receive free or reduced-price lunch. Even though many of our students live at or below the poverty line, students and teachers at my school work hard to bridge the achievement gap. Students receive an education full of rigor and receive quality instruction from a vast array of trained professional educators. Our high school is committed to helping our students become successful global citizens in the 21st century.

My Project

Our classroom is in need of basic school supplies. My students come from low-income families and sometimes do not have the basic essentials of a classroom environment. Having access to these materials without regard to what class they are in is the goal of this project.

I want the students to know that they can come and get paper, pencils, index cards, or anything else they need from my classroom.

Some things do not have to be a big deal. If I have these things readily available, it will help me make the lives of some of my students much easier.

Coach Lewis
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Notes, 3" x 3", Cape Town Collection, 18 Pads/ Cabinet Pack (654-18CTCP) • Quill.com $27.89 1 $27.89
Roaring Spring College Ruled, Loose Notebook Filler Paper, 8.5" x 11", White, 100/Pack (83911) • Quill.com $2.24 10 $22.40
Roaring Spring Wide Ruled, Loose Notebook Filler Paper, 8"x10.5", White, 100/Pack (20010) • Quill.com $2.06 10 $20.60
Quill Brand Premium 3-Tab File Folders, Letter, Assorted Tabs, Manila, 100/Bx (741137) • Quill.com $18.89 1 $18.89
Pentel R.S.V.P. Ballpoint Pens, Fine Point, Black Ink, 12/Pack (BK90-A) • Quill.com $6.99 2 $13.98
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point (1.0mm), Red, Dozen (GSM11RD) • Quill.com $2.69 1 $2.69

Materials cost

$106.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.68

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$146.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.89

Total project goal

$172.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$172.62

3 Donors

-$113.00

Donations toward project cost

-$105.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$48.51

Match offer toward project cost

-$41.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.28

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.12

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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