You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Comini from Fullerton CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Boosting Morale With Creativity!

Help me give my students a Cricut machine to help me boost morale and creativity for my staff!

  • $451 goal

This project expired on October 29, 2021.

This project expired on October 29, 2021.

My Students

My students are second language learners in Fullerton, California. They are eager learners with a passion for education. My students come from low-income families, and often lack the tools needed to take their learning to the next level.

They are mostly of families in which they will be the first student to go to college.

I am a Student Success Mentor. This position allows me to create unique bonds with low achieving and motivated students and support them into being their best selves. My students and I get excited about learning new medias that can put them in the right place to move on to high school.

My Project

Coming back from Distance Learning, my staff and students need a boost in morale. My school site's community supports each other through both inspirational successes and personal struggles. Being an SEL coordinator at my site, I am tasked with keeping the SocioEmotional health of all members high.

When teachers and students feel appreciated, successful, supported, and valued, the whole school improves.

By having a Cricut on hand, I would be able to make personal stickers, motivating memos quickly and on a small budget. It can also apply to student supports and recognitions! Small examples of how we can make each other's day a little brighter with the help of this machine!

Ms. Comini
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Comini is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Explore 3, Mint • Amazon Business $299.00 1 $299.00
Cricut 2004668 Basic Tool Set, Mint • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Fullerton","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3153704],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":5624742,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":451,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":400,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Comini","authorIds":{"3153704":{"owner":"Ms. Comini","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":0.0,"proposalsOnPage":[5624742],"proposalHash":"791257050","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":0.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":7,"teacherChallengeId":20654094,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":3153704,"schoolCounty":"Orange","fullyFunded":false,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}