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Ms. Gruenhagen from Sonoma CA is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Climbing the Tree to Stanford

My students need transportation to Stanford University to tour the campus.

  • $1,445 goal

This project expired on April 29, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are very excited about the future and their journey to college. We are aiming high and looking forward to visiting an ivy league school.

This is an AVID class (Advancement Via Individual Achievement) AVID"s Mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and success in the global society.

These are students with great college potential but have factors in their life that may keep them from going, or even realizing they can.

My Project

The funds will be used to pay for buses to Stanford University. The class will be given a tour of the campus and meet with an admissions representative. Although there are many great colleges in the area, my students are interested in learning more about private colleges and ivy league schools. This trip will be inspirational.

Many of these students family members have not had the opportunity to go to college.

Their background knowledge about college preparation, costs, expectations and differences is very limited. This field trip will broaden their horizons and show them a truly fabulous learning institution.

Ms. Gruenhagen
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 52 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Transportation Sonoma Valley Unified School District $1,180.37

Trip cost

$1,180.37

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$17.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,228.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$216.72

Total project goal

$1,444.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,444.80

1 Donor

-$1,444.80

Donations toward project cost

-$1,228.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$216.72

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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