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Mrs. Bradshaw from Lenoir NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Education-The Most Powerful Weapon to Change the World.

My students need school supplies for back to school. Pencils, pencil boxes, notebooks and nametags!

  • $570 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are in a school where our entire student body receives free or lunch and breakfast. These students are so eager to learn but are sometimes limited by the materials and care that they are able to get, whether from home or donated from other sources. Students need a lot of extra support and are so excited when I am able to bring in supplies and materials that they can use. These kiddos are wonderful students who just need a little extra support!

My Project

Many of my students come to school at the beginning of the year without basic supplies. Many of the families in the school that I teach at just cannot afford them. By donating to this project, you are ensuring that my students have what they need to learn. They won't have to worry about pencils, crayons, markers or notebooks. They can come to school ready to learn, knowing that they will have what they need. Parents will not have to worry about paying for the supplies and can concentrate on other things. I feel like by taking this burden off of my students and their families they will be able to focus on other things. Your donation will help make this possible!

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

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Primary Composition Book, 9-3/4" x 7-1/2", 12 Pack • Staples Advantage $32.29 2 $64.58
Crayola Classpack Thin-Line Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 200/Box • Staples Advantage $60.49 1 $60.49
Staples Translucent Pencil Boxes, Blue, 2 1/4"H x 5 5/8"W x 8 1/4"L • Staples Advantage $1.39 25 $34.75
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Staples Advantage $33.55 1 $33.55
Office by Martha Stewart Stack+Fit File Sorter, Blue • Staples Advantage $29.99 1 $29.99
Primary Concepts Word Family Notebook, Grades K-1, 20/Pack (3901) • Staples Advantage $22.39 1 $22.39
Dowling Magnets Magnet Tools Giant Magnetic Calendar Set, 94 Pieces (DO-735025) • Staples Advantage $21.99 1 $21.99
Dixon Ticonderoga Woodcase Presharpened Pencils, #2 Soft, Yellow Barrel, Dozen • Staples Advantage $1.82 12 $21.84
Elmer's All-Purpose Washable Glue Sticks, 7g., 60/Pack • Staples Advantage $18.68 1 $18.68
Staples Standard View Binder with D-Rings, White, 775 Sheet Capacity, 4" Ring • Staples Advantage $15.99 1 $15.99
Paper Mate Flair Felt-Tip Pens, Ultra Fine Point, Assorted, 8/Pack • Staples Advantage $14.29 1 $14.29
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Orange, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Blue, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Red, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Green, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Yellow, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Purple, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49
Traditional Printing Super Jumbo Name Plates • Staples Advantage $8.39 1 $8.39
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Medium Point, Blue Assorted, 3/Pack (1951730) • Staples Advantage $6.99 1 $6.99
Dixon Ticonderoga Noir Black Holographic Pencils, No. 2, 12/Ct • Staples Advantage $4.69 1 $4.69

Materials cost

$415.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.41

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$484.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.45

Total project goal

$569.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$569.64

4 Donors

-$415.25

Donations toward project cost

-$354.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.79

match offer

-$152.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$129.73

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.89

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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