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Ms. Renshaw from Bridgeport CT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bring on the Bacon

My students need bacon and syrup.

  • $1,142 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are an amazing, vibrant collection of artists in the inner-city, coastal Connecticut community of Bridgeport.

Our resilient Title I kindergarten through eighth-grade school is in the middle of a turbulent Title I district.

We support students as they navigate every kind of emotional and social challenge that you can imagine.

Economic need is high, but creative passion is even higher! Please help our creative and talented middle school students touch the wonderful materials they need to thrive and explore.

My Project

We have students who come to school hungry due to food scarcity and others who are growing so fast that the free school breakfast is just not enough. Thankfully, we have the ability to cook pancakes in the winter for those who are still hungry. The protein of this bacon would be a welcome addition to all those carbs.

Bacon is a big deal in our community.

Bacon will create some serious excitement to a tough situation and keep my students going the whole day. We will be able to pile on the syrup without fear of running out, too!

Ms. Renshaw
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 350 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hormel Black Label Fully Cooked Bacon (72 Slices (2 pack)) • Amazon Business $39.75 20 $795.00
Aunt Jemima Original Syrup 64 Ounce Mega Value Size Bottle • Amazon Business $13.14 10 $131.40

Materials cost

$926.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$970.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$171.23

Total project goal

$1,141.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,141.53

5 Donors

-$1,140.47

Donations toward project cost

-$970.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$170.17

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.06

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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