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 »
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.


Ms. Lambos from Long Island City NY is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.


My students tickets and transportation to see the movie BULLY.

  • $6,447 goal

This project expired on June 9, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Bullying affects most children at some point in their lives, however it is most prevalent during adolescence. Bullying can cause low self-esteem, depression, uncertainty and anger and it is critical to connect to this age group because of the lasting damage bullying can do.

My students attend an inner city public middle school in NYC.

Our school building consists of 750 students. The demographic breakdown of the student population is: 53% Hispanic, 18% African American, 24% Asian/Pacific Islander and 5% white. Most of my students live in the neighborhood housing projects. Many are at-risk middle school students who society has failed. These are students who have fallen through the cracks of our educational system and society as a result of the overwhelming stress and adversity they face in their personal lives, whether it be from poverty, domestic violence, gang activity or drugs.

My Project

I believe taking my students to view the movie "BULLY" will have a profound impact on them. Bullying in schools is as old as any problem that plagues schools, and yet it is one of those cases that receives the least amount of attention. We as educators need to be vigilant in detecting the presence of the problem and we must unite and be strong in order to eradicate bullying. Students will easily relate to the movie since it documents the stories of real kids attending public school and they will learn that bullying is in fact a real epidemic in our country.

Ultimately, I believe that the movie "BULLY" will encourage kids to stand up to bullies, not stand by, and will reinforce the fact that everyone can make a difference when it comes to this critical issue.

I believe the only way to stop bullying is through education, and "BULLY" is a wonderful first step.

Ms. Lambos
Grades 6-8
Nearly all 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

1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 480 students.

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. Lambos is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity AMC $2,625.00
Transportation First student Charter bus $2,739.00

Trip 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


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


1 Donor


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"New York City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1482106],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":805804,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":480,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Lambos","authorIds":{"1482106":{"owner":"Ms. Lambos","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[805804],"proposalHash":"1930384378","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":239052,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTQ1MTY4MQ=="],"teacherId":1482106,"schoolCounty":"Queens","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}