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Ms. LaBar from Philadelphia PA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Clean and Tidy - Ready to Learn

Help me give my students supplies like body wash, lip balm, and toothpaste to be clean and ready for their school day.

  • $348 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title I school in Philadelphia and almost all receive free or reduced-price lunch and breakfast. They attend a typical inner-city school. Most face serious obstacles before they even walk through​ the doors in the morning. Our goal is to make our school a safe and loving environment.

Our students come from diverse backgrounds and different countries.

This makes our school pretty special in so many ways. The students all work so hard and are very deserving of this project.

My Project

Some of my students are in between homes or are currently homeless so when they get to school they are not clean and many are hungry. Items like hand sanitizer, face wipes, and body wash will be handed out to any child who needs these supplies to stay clean. Items like toothbrushes, chapstick and hair ties seem like items that aren't a big deal to us but to my students, they can change their whole day. So many kids come to school dirty and cannot focus on their learning. They then become discipline issues. If we have items to maintain cleanliness they can come and get what they need and then get right into their classes and work.

Ms. LaBar
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Charmin Ultra Soft Cushiony Touch Toilet Paper, 24 Family Mega Rolls • Amazon Business $31.49 1 $31.49
Bounty Quick-Size Paper Towels, White, Family Rolls, 12 Count • Amazon Business $30.44 1 $30.44
Convenience Kits Men’s Premium 20-Piece Necessities Travel Kit, Featuring: Dove Men & Care Products • Amazon Business $17.21 1 $17.21
Maximum Blonde Purple Conditioner/Concentrated Keratin Repair Technology/Purple Conditioner for Blonde hair//Eliminates Brassy Yellow Tones on Blond & Gray Hair - Punch Skin Care - 13.5 fl oz • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Puffs Plus Lotion Facial Tissues, Cube, 6 boxes (56 count each) • Amazon Business $16.49 1 $16.49
Dial Body Wash, Coconut Water & Mango, 21 Ounce (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $15.92 1 $15.92
Colgate Optic White High Impact White Whitening Toothpaste, 3 Ounce, 3 Count • Amazon Business $15.87 1 $15.87
Secret Original Anti-Perspirant/Deodorant, Invisible Solid, Powder Fresh, 2.6 Ounces (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $14.82 1 $14.82
Hefty Slider Freezer Bags, Gallon, 96 Count • Amazon Business $13.63 1 $13.63
PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer Gel, Refreshing Aloe, Design Series, 8 fl oz Hand Sanitizer Counter Top Pump Bottle (Pack of 4) - 9674-06-ECDECO • Amazon Business $12.55 1 $12.55
Chap-Ice Assorted Lip Balm (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Kleenex Wet Wipes Sensitive With Aloe and Vitamin E for Hands and Face, Flip-top Pack, 8 Packs of 20 Wipes (160 Total Wipes) • Amazon Business $11.92 1 $11.92
Kenz Laurenz Elastics Ponytail Holder (100 Hair Ties - Solids) • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Kenz Laurenz 100 Hair Elastics Hair Ties No Crease Ouchless Ponytail Holders No Metal 4mm (100 Black) • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
TIGI S Factor Serious Conditioner with Sunflower Seed Oil, 5.07 Fl Oz • Amazon Business $7.85 1 $7.85
Bioré Daily Deep Pore Cleansing Cloths, 60 Count • Amazon Business $7.58 1 $7.58
Colgate Toothbrushes Premier Extra Clean ( 12 Toothbrushes) • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50
Dove Men+Care Body and Face Bar, Extra Fresh, 4 oz, 10 Bar • Amazon Business $7.13 1 $7.13

Materials cost

$261.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$295.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.10

Total project goal

$347.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$347.36

7 Donors

-$324.42

Donations toward project cost

-$277.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.01

match offer

-$21.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.85

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.15

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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