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Mrs. Castro from Toppenish WA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cricut to Support Creativity!

Help me give my students a cricut to promote creativity and make our school beautiful!

  • $396 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am a social skills teacher in Toppenish, WA. Our school has a high migrant population, and all of our students receive free lunch. My students come from a variety of backgrounds and situations, yet, each and every day, they come to school with smiles on their faces and joy in their hearts. I have the privilege of working with all 500 students in our school each and every week. We work on friendship skills, managing our emotions, talking about how we are feeling and more.

My Project

I want our classroom to be a fun place open to all kinds of creativity. The Cricut and accessories will allow students to create posters and projects for class and proudly display their artwork. The die cut in our school is outdated and difficult to work. Cricuts are the future of classroom decoration.

With your help, my students will be excited to come to school and be proud of their classroom.

With the big push on science, math and technology the arts have been left behind. I think that art should not be taken out of the classroom rather integrated into other subject areas. Thank you for helping put art back into the lives of my students.

Mrs. Castro
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

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
Cricut Explore Air 2, Cherry Blossom • Amazon Business $229.00 1 $229.00
Cricut Tools, Mint Basic Set • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Cricut StandardGrip Cutting 12x12 3 Pack • Amazon Business $14.97 1 $14.97
Cricut Lightgrip Cutting Mat 12X12 3 Pack • Amazon Business $14.73 1 $14.73

Materials cost

$277.69

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$24.30

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$336.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.32

Total project goal

$395.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$395.48

6 Donors

-$196.00

Donations toward project cost

-$171.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.90

match offer

-$194.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$165.06

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.13

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.29

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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