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. G. from Granite Falls NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Colossal Collage

The cost of art materials from the Quill Corporation and Nasco is $230, including shipping and <a target="new" href="" onclick="g_openWindow('', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $230 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

I teach at an elementary school located in the foothills of North Carolina, an area that used to be known as the "Furniture Belt." Unfortunately, many of the parents of our students have been affected by downsizing and plant closings, creating financial hardship for the families. The majority of our students are on free or reduced lunch, which means that we get federal money for reading programs, but there is not much money left for art projects - in the family budget or in the school budget. For the past few years, my assistant and I have endeavored to make a scrapbook for each student in our class by saving items of student work, certificates, pictures, and other items of interest. These have been very well-received by parents, and it has been goal of mine for students to make collages for a "take-home" art activity. Of course, we have done many activities with paper scraps, Popsicle sticks, cotton balls, pasta shapes, and other items to be found in the home or around the school, but I would like to see us have the opportunity to use items that we cannot financially provide. Children are naturally drawn to anything that is colorful or shiny, and we would much appreciate having some special materials to use in order to create our projects. The opportunities to create through collage are only limited by the imaginations of the children, and using art as a form of expression is one of the best ways to enlarge and build upon those ideas. Thanks for considering our requests.

Ms. G.
Grades PreK-2
More than half of 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 24 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. G. is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MULTITUDE OF MATERIALS COLLEGE KIT -- Roylco Multitude of Materials Kit • Quill Corporation $44.99 1 $44.99
BIG BOX OF ART MATERIALS • Nasco $42.28 1 $42.28
CLASSROOM,COLLAGE KIT -- Chenille Kraft Classroom Collage Kit • Quill Corporation $35.99 1 $35.99
ELMERS GLUE 4OZ TACKY • Nasco $1.27 15 $19.05

Materials 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


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


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":"Granite Falls","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4415],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":20928,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":false,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":24,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. G.","authorIds":{"4415":{"owner":"Ms. G.","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[20928],"proposalHash":"-331843190","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":22,"teacherChallengeId":76613,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":4415,"schoolCounty":"Caldwell","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}