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.


Mrs. Ramirez from Cary NC is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Copies For The Core

My students need new resources to help them learn the new Common Core Curriculum. We are in need of an additional copy machine to help us align our curriculum.

  • $561 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are innovative teachers who want to interest our students in new project ideas to help align our curriculum to the new Common Core. We want to engage our students with our new, creative ideas instead of using our same old textbooks!

Our students are eager to learn!

They are diverse eight, nine, and ten year old fourth graders from various backgrounds and abilities. Our school is a Title 1 public school in North Carolina. We have approximately 500 students with an almost 40% free & reduced lunch rate.

My Project

While aligning our curriculum to the new Common Core Curriculum, we are finding ourselves continually searching for new, additional resources. With continued, decreased funding to schools, obtaining new resources is challenging. We are finding ideas to help support students' learning, however, we are also finding the need for additional copying of resources. I am requesting a copy machine and toner to help us provide current resources to our students.

Our students want to have fun while they are learning!

Children connect to learning more easily if the ideas they are learning from are current. Learning from 10 year old textbooks is not current! We want our students to participate in Project Based Learning & innovative ideas. While implementing these ideas, additional copying is needed. One copy machine for a school of 500 students is just not enough. Please help us to help implement our new ideas!

Read More
Mrs. Ramirez
Grades 3-5
More than a third 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

8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 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 Mrs. Ramirez is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
COPIER - MONO - DIGITAL - CNMICD420 • ABC School Supply, Inc $259.91 1 $259.91
CRTDG - TONER - BK - CNMCARTRIDGE128 • ABC School Supply, Inc $114.56 1 $114.56

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


7 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


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":"Cary","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1033158],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":857919,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":150,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Ramirez","authorIds":{"1033158":{"owner":"Mrs. Ramirez","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[857919],"proposalHash":"-1237525929","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":250680,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NjEzOTI=","MTU2ODg2OA==","MTU0Njg2OQ==","MTkzNjI3","Nzg3OTc2","MTQ0NTQwNg==","MTY5OTY4Mw==","MTU3NjQ0Nw=="],"teacherId":1033158,"schoolCounty":"Wake","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}