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Ms. Ayers from Painted Post NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Community Gathering

Help me give my students a place to gather for community learning on a comfortable carpet.

  • $530 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom will be a place where ALL students feel safe, loved, inspired and know that they are capable of anything. My classroom is built upon relationships that allow me as a teacher to teach each student to their specific needs, and that they know I care about them in and out of school. My room will accommodate some special need children that need more of a space to work on the floor. Once a student is in my class, they know they will forever be my kid!

My Project

In providing for my project, you are giving my students a comfortable place to sit during independent work time and provides flexible seating for those who prefer the comfort of a floor. This area is used for whole group read aloud, social/emotional discussions, students reading independently, and to be comfortable in an intimate setting. The backing of the carpet will be safe for students as it will not lift up and its fireproof quality will meet our school’s fire code. Being stained proof I will be able to clean up after any accidents or spills. You will make a difference.

Ms. Ayers
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hardwood Carpet 7'6" x 12' - Winter Ash • Kaplan Early Learning Company $413.96 1 $413.96

Materials cost

$413.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$450.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.44

Total project goal

$529.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$529.61

8 Donors

-$405.00

Donations toward project cost

-$351.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$115.79

Match offers toward project cost

-$98.42

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.37

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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