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Coach Gordon from Bradenton FL is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Elementary School Football Is Here!

Help me give my students the chance of a lifetime! Their own elementary school football program.

  • 2 donors
  • $6,383 still needed
  • 2 donors
  • $6,383 still needed
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My Students

Our students are all boys in a low-income environment ranging from Pre-K through Fifth grade. These boys are extremely active and open to all different sports and outside activities but don't have the resources to clubs or outside organizations to join.

With 99% of enrollment living at or below the poverty line, our boys appreciate any and every opportunity given that comes their way.

Students at our school are super talented and very athletic and use sports as an outlet to escape many struggles in their lives.

My Project

These materials will give us the opportunity to teach life expectations, prepare our students for the years to come, and provide them with a real life experience while using all proper safety equipment.

We would like to prepare our students for the years to come by creating and abiding by our eligibility standard for our youth football program.

This means all grades and behaviors will be monitored and transitioned into extracurricular sports activities.

Through the process of teaching and playing sports there must be safety equipment. With these materials thankfully provided will give us the opportunity to jump right in without any setbacks.

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Coach Gordon
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Schutt Yth Recruit Hybrid Football Helmets w/Mask • Epic Sports $67.19 50 $3,359.50
Champro Youth Scorpion Football Shoulder Pads • Epic Sports $26.99 50 $1,349.50
Schutt Youth 7-Piece Lightweight Snap-In Football Pad Set • DICK'S Sporting Goods $14.99 50 $749.50
Adult/Yth w/Pad Pockets Football Practice Pants - Closeout Sale • Epic Sports $2.99 50 $149.50

Materials cost

$5,608.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$84.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$5,722.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$1,009.79

Total project goal

$6,731.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$6,731.91

2 Donors

-$349.00

Donations toward project cost

-$296.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.35

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$6,382.91

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