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Ms. Solano from Midland TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Economics Entrepreneurs

My students need ink, paper, and markers to complete senior level economics projects.

  • $155 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My senior students are serious about education! Our student population all come from very diverse backgrounds and socioeconomic statuses. My students are predominantly Hispanic and African American. Most of these students come from the south side of town, and take buses to campus.

Senior students are eager to achieve and grow as individuals and scholars.

These senior students have parents who have never graduated high school, or attend college. These situations make my students at-risk to also not graduate high school. Students within my class would like to be not only high school graduates but college graduates, and they aim high to achieve academic goals.

My Project

My senior students are creating a business in economics class. These resources will be used to create marketing and investment posters. The ink and paper are most important because they will be used to put their business into real life. The markers will be used for intricate art work or writing the student's cannot print.

Senior economics is a class that teaches real life lessons.

Students are involved in real world business situations, and need supplies and resources to put for their best work. The more real life lessons these seniors learn, the more success they will have in college their careers.

Ms. Solano
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Printer Paper, LaserJet, 24lb, 8.5 x 11, Letter, 98 Bright 500 Sheets / 1 Ream (115300R) Made in the USA • Amazon Business $6.81 5 $34.05
Heavy Duty Stapler, 240 Sheet Capacity, 1000 Staples Included, Tan • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
HP 63 Black Original Ink Cartridge (F6U62AN) • Amazon Business $15.70 1 $15.70
Georgia-Pacific Spectrum Standard 92 Multipurpose Paper, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 1 box of 3 packs (1500 Sheets) (998606) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Paper Mate Point Guard Flair Porous Point Stick Pen, Assorted Colors, Medium, 16-Count • Amazon Business $14.40 1 $14.40

Materials cost

$100.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$131.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.23

Total project goal

$154.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$154.86

1 Donor

-$122.43

Donations toward project cost

-$104.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.36

match offer

-$32.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$27.56

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.86

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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