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Mrs. Sanzone from Waterbury CT is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Breakfast of Champions!

Help me give my students healthy breakfast foods to ensure they have the necessary nutrition needed to focus!

  • $272 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic, eager to learn, and fun-loving. Despite some tough situations some of my students face at home, they come in everyday really giving it their all. Our school is 100% free breakfast and lunch. Coming from an urban district and a Title I school, unfortunately my students do not have as many supplies and opportunities as the surrounding districts.

The need for imagination, as a sense of truth, and as a feeling of responsibility — these are the three forces which are the very nerve of education.

- Rudolf Steiner

For this reason, I work extra hard to raise money for supplies that will be used by my students. These supplies benefit my students in so many ways, and it also teaches them a deeper lesson of how good the world can be. Over the years when I have told my students that we have gotten a project funded and we were getting supplies, the looks on their faces were priceless. My students are so appreciative, and donations from kind-hearted people really impact their lives in such a major way!

My Project

Many mornings, students enter the building frazzled. They have been rushed to school, are running late, and miss breakfast at home and at school. Often times, they begin the morning crying, complaining, putting their heads down, or just being sad because of the way their day started.

In our school, we provide students with something to eat so that they can refocus their energy on school instead of being focused on hunger.

This project would really help us in providing this essential resource to our students. They simply cannot learn if they are hungry. A simple Pop-Tart can turn a student’s day around!

Mrs. Sanzone
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
Kellogg's Nutri-Grain, Soft Baked Breakfast Bars, Variety Pack, 62.4 oz (48 Count) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Kellogg's Cereal Jumbo Variety Pack, 31.37 oz, 30 Pack • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
belVita Breakfast Biscuits Variety Pack, 5 Count Box, 8.8 Ounce (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $20.12 1 $20.12
CLIF BAR - Energy Bar - Variety Pack - (2.4 Ounce Protein Bar, 16 Count) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Pop-Tarts, Breakfast Toaster Pastries, Variety Pack, 60 Count • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Pop-Tarts Breakfast Toaster Pastries, Flavored Variety Pack, Frosted Brown Sugar Cinnamon, Frosted Strawberry, 32 Count • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Kellogg's, Breakfast Cereal, Single-Serve Boxes, Variety Pack ,48 Count • Amazon Business $15.34 1 $15.34
Quaker Baked Squares, Soft Baked Bars, Apple Cinnamon & Strawberry, 5 Bars (Pack of 4) ( Packaging May Vary ) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Nature Valley Granola Bars, Crunchy, Mega Pack of Peanut Butter and Oats 'n Honey, 36 Count, Pack of 1 • Amazon Business $6.98 2 $13.96
Kind Healthy Grains Granola Bars, Variety Pack • Amazon Business $11.33 1 $11.33
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars, Chocolate Chip, 58 Count • Amazon Business $11.28 1 $11.28
Kellogg’s Froot Loops, Breakfast Cereal, Original, Good Source of Fiber, Giant Size, 26 oz Box • Amazon Business $4.59 2 $9.18
Kashi, Crunchy 7 Grain with Quinoa Bars, Chocolate Chip Chia, Non-GMO Project Verified, 7 oz (10 Count) • Amazon Business $2.98 1 $2.98

Materials cost

$198.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$231.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.78

Total project goal

$271.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$271.87

1 Donor

-$136.00

Donations toward project cost

-$115.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.40

match offer

-$135.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$115.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.38

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$0.00

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