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Mrs. Pullano from Little Neck NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cooking in the Cafe

Help me give my students pans, spatulas and more cooking supplies to help them create the hundreds of meals they serve a week

  • $775 goal

This project expired on August 7, 2022.

This project expired on August 7, 2022.

My Project

I am a teacher of students in a special education high school. The students in my class help run the school-wide cafe. They stock and sell items from a snack cart, make and sell iced coffee and cook meals for the entire school. This is all very hard to do considering the lack of cooking supplies we have to work with.

Students would be able to use the supplies to not only make meals in school, but also enhance their daily living skills and become more independent on making meals for themselves.

Mrs. Pullano
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

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

This project will reach 12 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TK66257905T Electric Deep Fryer Commercial, 8.5 lb Capacity, 12 1/4 in Overall Dp, 120 V • Grainger $388.43 1 $388.43
TK66257859T Pot Holder 350F Max. Temp., Terry, 8 in, Natural, 12 PK • Grainger $42.73 1 $42.73
TK66257904T Rectangular Cake Pan Glazed Aluminized Steel, 9 in W x 13 in L x 2 in D • Grainger $40.31 1 $40.31
TK66257860T Oven Mitt, Conventional 400F Max. Temp., Terry, 17 in, Natural • Grainger $4.97 8 $39.76
TK66257903T Square Cake Pan Glazed Aluminized Steel, 8 in W x 8 in L x 2 1/4 in D • Grainger $33.39 1 $33.39
TK66257861T Food Scraper Plastic, 9 1/2 in Overall Lg, 12 PK • Grainger $26.84 1 $26.84
Forc Spatulas for Nonstick Cookware, 3 Pack 600°F Spatulas Silicone Heat Resistant, Spatulas Turner, Kitchen Spatulas for Steak,Eggs,Burger,Crepes,Cookie, Black • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
TK66257862T Round Cake Pan Aluminized Steel, 8 in dia x 1 1/2 in D • Grainger $12.67 1 $12.67
Cuisinart Mini Spatulas (Set Of 3), Multicolor • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

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