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Mrs. Hinson from Camden NJ is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Desperate for School Supplies 2

My students need school supplies such as composition books, pencils, glue, and cleaning supplies for our classroom.

  • $344 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been working as a teacher in the Camden, New Jersey school district for twenty plus years teaching sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade students who are educationally challenged.

Our students are faced with a number of problems each day.

42% of them live below the poverty level. Coming to school has been a safe, loving and warm environment for them. They have been accustomed to lacking the things at home and because of the budget cuts, once again they are feeling the lack of materials they need at school. This school year our school budget has been cut substantially making it difficult to get the supplies and equipment we need for my students.

My class is in desperate need of school supplies such as pencils, dry erase markers, tissues, notebooks, etc.

My Project

My class needs basic everyday school supplies. Unfortunately, they do not always have the materials they need to be successful and school supplies are very expensive for most parents. Let's help our families!

My students need Kleenex tissues, Elmer's glue sticks, Lysol wipes, Astrobrights construction paper, pencils, Mead composition notebooks, dry erase markers, and an X-ACTO electric pencil sharpener.

We use our whiteboards and dry erase markers daily to complete our interactive math lessons as well as take notes using pencils and erasers in our organized notebooks.

With these new school supplies, my students will be able to continue to grow and learn and be productive citizens.

Mrs. Hinson
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mead Composition Books / Notebooks, Wide Ruled Paper, 100 sheets, 9-3/4" x 7-1/2", Assorted Colors, 12 Pack (73389) • Amazon Business $19.99 5 $99.95
June Gold 72 Black Dry Erase Whiteboard Markers, Chisel Tip, Low Odor, Comfortable Grip & Vivid Lines • Amazon Business $24.97 2 $49.94
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count (1670) • Amazon Business $27.01 1 $27.01
Up and Away Soaring to Success Bulletin Board Set • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Wausau Astrobrights 24# Writing Paper, 500 count, Cool Assortment, 8.5 x 11 Inch (20274) • Amazon Business $11.14 1 $11.14
WAUSAU 20008 Astrobrights Color Paper, 8.5" x 11", 24 lb / 89 gsm, "Charisma" 10-Color Assortment, 200 Sheets • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Astrobrights Color Paper, 8.5" x 11", 24 lb/89 gsm, "Brights" 5-Color Assortment, 500 Sheets (99608) • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
Kleenex Multicare 80 Facial Tissues, 6 Count • Amazon Business $10.14 1 $10.14
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
Lysol Disinfecting Wipes, Lemon & Lime Blossom, 240ct (3X80ct) • Amazon Business $8.84 1 $8.84
AmazonBasics Wood-cased Pencils - #2 HB - Box of 144 • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25

Materials cost

$258.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$292.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.60

Total project goal

$343.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$343.98

4 Donors

-$192.83

Donations toward project cost

-$167.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.39

match offer

-$146.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$124.94

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.05

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.16

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$0.00

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