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Mrs. Brown from Indianapolis IN is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Dwell on the Beauty of Life

Help me give my students a memorable experience during this time in their lives when they should not have to focus on not having all they need in order to become successful.

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My Students

My class consists of creative, artistic and trendy students who are striving to become licensed Cosmetologists. This is a 2 year program and the first year is dedicated to introducing a strong foundation which will provide them with the technical and theory training necessary to become proficient within the Cosmetology Industry.

Striving to be great is what my students are achieving every day and anything we can do to encourage that I would be grateful for any assistance during this exciting time in their lives.

My Project

I am asking for a variety of cosmetology tools including some mannequin training heads, clips, capes, and combs. The tools that I have selected for my students are similar to the ones they received in their kit during the 1st year of their program, unfortunately a lot of these items have either been lost or thrown away due to excessive use.

A dollar goes a long way and with these donations, I will be able to provide my students with the tools they need.

Lack of supplies will no longer be an issue.

I will take complete responsibility for dispensing these supplies and collecting them so they are accounted for.

The excitement my students displayed once they received the manikins from a previous project was an amazing experience. To know that so many people contributed really made them want to do better in class. Please help my students get the resources they need to be successful.

Mrs. Brown
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hairingrid Mannequin Head 18"-20"100% Human Hair Hairdresser Cosmetology Mannequin Manikin Training Head Hair and Free Clamp Holder (R71818LB0214H) • Amazon Business $26.99 3 $80.97
Wahl Clipper Elite Pro High-Performance Home Haircut & Grooming Kit for Men – Electric Hair Clipper & Trimmer – Model 79602 • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
Mythus 10Pc Carbon Haircut Comb Kit White Color Professional Salon Hairdressing Comb Antistatic Heat Resistant • Amazon Business $12.90 3 $38.70
MIA SECRET 4 oz LIQUID MONOMER + Acrylic Powder 2 oz Pink, Clear, White & Multibalance - Made in USA (Original Version) • Amazon Business $33.15 1 $33.15
Diane Magnetic Roller Set, 144-Piece • Amazon Business $12.19 2 $24.38
Diane Magnetic Roller Set, 144-Piece • Amazon Business $12.19 2 $24.38
Professional Electric Nail Drill Machine DreamSter 11-in-1 Nail File Drill Set Kit for Acrylic Nails, Gel Nails, Manicure Pedicure Polishing Shape, 20000RPM, Manicure Drill for Home and Salon Use • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Raytix Nail Clipper Set for Men & Women – Travel Nail Care Kit with Black Stainless Steel Fingernail Clipper & Pedicure Toenail Trimmer, Nail File, Sharp Tweezers & Manicure Scissors Set of 5 (Black) • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
AORAEM 500pcs Lady French Acrylic Style Artificial False Nails Half Tips & Box (Natural) • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
24 Packs Duck Bill Clips, Bantoye 3.5 Inches Rustproof Metal Alligator Curl Clips with Holes for Hair Styling, Hair Coloring, Silver • Amazon Business $6.98 2 $13.96
24 Packs Fine Cutting Comb Carbon Hairdressing Comb Heat Resistant Barber Comb for Most Hair Types (24 Packs) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
24 Packs Fine Cutting Comb Carbon Hairdressing Comb Heat Resistant Barber Comb for Most Hair Types (24 Packs) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Mythus 10Pc Carbon Haircut Comb Kit White Color Professional Salon Hairdressing Comb Antistatic Heat Resistant • Amazon Business $12.90 1 $12.90
12 Packs Fine Cutting Comb Carbon Hairdressing Comb Heat Resistant Barber Comb for Most Hair Types (12 Packs) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
F-BBKO 30PCS Plastic Alligator Hair Clip for Women with Hair Clips Professional Hair Clipper with Hair Style and Segmentation Wide Teeth and Durable Hair Salon Crocodile Hairpin Clips • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
36 Pcs 3.5in Duck Bill hair Clips, Silver Alligator Curl Clips with Holes for Hair Styling, Hair Coloring, DIY Accessories • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Borogo Professional Waterproof Hair Styling Cape Nylon Haircuting Salon Cape Gown Hair Salon with Snap Closure - 50" x 60" Black • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Diane Pin Tail Comb Dozen, Black, 8.25 Inch • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97

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