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
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
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

Coach Gustavo Sandoval from Thermal CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Champions

Help me give my students 5 BFPR100 Power Rack to improve muscular strength

  • $2,626 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students that make up the football team are special. They are hard working, dedicated and loyal. All of my students come from a low socioeconomic level, fragmented families, foster care, some even have mental issues but despite all the strikes that they have against them, they never give up. Their hard work and dedication to me, the football program and to themselves and the fact that do not give up despite all the adversity make them handle adverse situations well.

My Project

The mission of West Shores Strength and Conditioning is to provide to every student athlete with the very best evidence based exercise programs. To provide strength and conditioning program that is committed to developing athletes into champions in their respective sports. A program dedicated to improving our athletes’ strength, speed, agility, power, and flexibility. To develop team bonding, leadership, mental toughness, and discipline through rigorous physical and mental tests. Also to properly educate our athletes on the importance of rest, injury prevention, and nutrition. The power rack will be used to increase muscular strength for football. The development of the muscular strength will lead to improvements in flexibility, agility, and speed. Improvement in these areas well lead to the development football player. An improved football player will make us a more competitive program and will help the kids maintain a winning program.

Coach Gustavo Sandoval
Grades 9-12
Nearly all 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 30 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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 Coach Gustavo Sandoval is requesting.

See our finances

TEACHERS, FEELING INSPIRED?

You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Best Fitness BFPR100 Power Rack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $364.99 5 $1,824.95

Materials cost

$1,824.95

Vendor shipping charges

$182.50

Sales tax

$166.98

3rd party payment processing fee

$27.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,231.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$393.85

Total project goal

$2,625.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,625.65

1 Donor

-$1,312.82

Donations toward project cost

-$1,115.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$196.92

match offer

-$1,312.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$1,115.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$196.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

View complete list Show less

Thermal

Make an impact on
Thermal classrooms

Extend the reach of your impact by supporting local classrooms in your community.

View map of local classrooms

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Thermal","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5968141],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"their","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":4,"name":"High School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3693528,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/building-champions/3693528/","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":30,"teacherScreenName":"Coach Gustavo Sandoval","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"5968141":{"owner":"Coach Gustavo Sandoval","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3693528],"proposalHash":"-945255573","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/orig/tp5968141_orig.jpg?crop=536,536,x226,y183&width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1579715070753","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21296448,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTcxNzE1Mg==","Mjc0Mzg2Mw=="],"teacherId":5968141,"schoolCounty":"Riverside","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}