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

Combat My Hunger So I Can Learn

My students need crackers, trail mix, fruit bites and pop tarts to combat their hunger.

  • $213 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title I school, and almost seventy percent receive free or reduced price lunch and breakfast. They attend a magnet school which requires most students to maintain a B average throughout the year. The students are part of Pre-Med, Engineering, Environmental Science, or Computer Technology programs.

Our students come from the diverse backgrounds of thirty 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

My students are inner-city students who sometimes before they get to school they have so much to deal with from being hungry and sometimes coming to school dirty. If we can combat these issues then my scholars can come to my class and focus on their education. They can be on task for the day and ready to learn. They will have access to the fruit mix, gold fish, water and other snacks for before and after school. They can ask for things like trail mix and crackers. Also, they can come in and request stuff to take home for the weekend. They will be able to have a small snack to take home if needed.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Super 5 Dried Fruit Mix, 2 LBS By Gerbs - Top 12 Food Allergy Free & NON GMO Sulfur Dioxide & Preservative Free - Blueberries, Cranberries, Goji Berries, Cherries & Raisins • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
HEALTH WARRIOR Chia Bars, Tropical Variety Pack, Gluten Free, 25g bars, 15 Count • Amazon Business $14.71 1 $14.71
Kellogg's Pop-Tarts Frosted Toaster Pastries, Frosted Strawberry, 32 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 2 $13.96
Anna and Sarah Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Trail Mix in Resealable Bag, 1 Lb • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Annie's Organic Variety Pack, Cheddar Bunnies and Bunny Graham Crackers Snack Packs, 36 Pouches, 1 oz Each • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Nothing But the Fruit Real Fruit Bites, Gluten Free, Vegan Snacks, Strawberry, 1 oz. pouch (8 Count) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Nothing But the Fruit Real Fruit Bites, Gluten Free, Vegan Snacks, Mixed Berry, 1 oz. pouch (8 Count) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Nothing But the Fruit Real Fruit Bites, Gluten Free, Vegan Snacks, Concord Grape, 1 oz. pouch (8 Count) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Variety Pack Classic Mix, (Box of 30 bags) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Sparkling Ice Variety Pack, 17 Ounce Bottles (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
bubly Sparkling Water, Strawberry, 12 ounce Cans (Pack of 18) • Amazon Business $7.16 1 $7.16
Keebler Cookies and Cheez-It Crackers Snack Packs Variety Pack, 20 Count (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $6.72 1 $6.72
Pirate's Booty Snack Puffs, Aged White Cheddar, 1 Ounce (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Nature's Bakery Whole Wheat Fig Bar, Vegan + Non-GMO, Apple Cinnamon (12 Count) • Amazon Business $5.98 1 $5.98

Materials cost

$148.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$180.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.88

Total project goal

$212.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$212.53

6 Donors

-$105.64

Donations toward project cost

-$90.84

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.80

match offer

-$105.66

Match offer toward project cost

-$89.81

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.85

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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