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Mrs. Hook from Flint MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Encouraging Cards to Brighten Their Learning During Covid-19

Help me give my students the encouragement to keep working hard and a reminder that we are here for them.

  • $416 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at an inner-city school with students who are struggling daily with having their basic needs met. We are currently dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic and our community is struggling. These amazing kids are home all day and not always feeling safe and encouraged. They are missing out on so much. I love and miss my students and would love to stay connected.

In the past, I have been successful in encouraging my students with cards and small letters, either sent home or waiting at their desk.

During this pandemic, I would like to continue my efforts to connect with them and for them to know that they are never alone. Many of my students learn online and sit at computers for several hours. The school is taking care of the breakfast and lunch needs and I am hoping to fill the other voids that I can through messages of support and love. My students have taken ownership of their environment and I want them to continue to be proud of their success.

I love being a part of this amazing school, I love being a teacher to my students and I love being there for them.

My Project

My students are not able to be in the classroom with me and I know they are struggling daily with their school work to keep motivated during quarantine. I have been calling, mailing and texting my students and they are missing school and their friends.

My students need to know that they are not alone, that I care and that I am still here for them.

My students suffered through the Flint water crisis and are now sorting through this pandemic.

I want to mail them hope and encouragement, but I need your help. With your support, I can have enough motivational cards, letters, and smiles to send to their homes to keep their hearts filled until I can see them again.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pop Open Cards BELIEVE, BE HAPPY, SMILE With GB Pen • Amazon Business $34.95 1 $34.95
Whimsical Note Card Assortment Pack - Set of 36 cards - 6 of each design with envelopes • Amazon Business $13.50 2 $27.00
Birthday Cards Super Heroes Pop Up Greeting Cards,Handmade Boxed 3D Card-Spiderman,Captain,Iron Man,Hulk,Avengers,Groot for Children on All Occasion(New Year) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
TEACHERS GIFT FOR WOMEN{ GREETING CARD/THANK YOU NOTES FROM TEACHERS TO STUDENTS} 36 UNIQUE CARDS 4" X 6" INCH WITH 7 DIFFERENT DESIGNS IN THE SET/TEACHERS APPRECIATION GIFT. ENVELOPES INCLUDED • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Pop Up Card,3D Greetings Card,Birthday Anniversaries Card for Fathers,Valentines, Friend,Kids, Thank You Handmade Appreciation Gifts (6 Pack,Envelopes Includes) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Motivational Quote Cards | Business Card Size | Set of 40 Notecards for Motivation, Encouragement, Kindness, Mindfulness & Affirmation | 2" x 3.5" • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
160 Sets 16 Colors Contour Flap Envelopes Invitation Envelopes Self Seal and Greetings Rainbow Blank Single Panel Cards Note Cards Love Notes Cards for Wedding Kids Personal Stationery Graduation Gift • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
American Greetings Single Panel Blank Cards with Envelopes, Rainbow (200-Count) - 5503990 • Amazon Business $16.07 1 $16.07
Focus and Zeal Motivational and Inspirational Success Quote Cards in Black and White by Historically Famous Leaders and Innovators - Business Card Size, 30 pcs • Amazon Business $7.95 2 $15.90
ON Sales! 60 pcs Encouraging Bookmarks Set - Colorful Cool Bookmark- Best Gift for Him and Her - Inspirational - Positive Thinking Bookmarks • Amazon Business $12.90 1 $12.90
Fineliner Color Pen Set, Fine Line Point Drawing Marker Pens for Writing Journaling Planner Coloring Book Sketching Taking Note Calendar Art Projects Teacher Office School Supplies (36 Colors) • Amazon Business $12.89 1 $12.89
Confetti Words to Inspire Planner Stickers • Amazon Business $3.19 4 $12.76
140 Mini Envelopes with White Blank Note Cards, Mini Envelopes 4"x 2.7" for Business Cards, Gift Cards (Assorted Colors) • Amazon Business $11.49 1 $11.49
MoreFiesta Multicolored Paper Confetti - 12oz • Amazon Business $10.90 1 $10.90
Motivational and Encouragement Quote Cards | Business Card Size | 50 Notecards for Affirmation & Kindness | 2” x 3.5” • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Wack-A-Pack 12 HAPPY BIRTHDAY Mini Balloons - whack the bag to inflate them • Amazon Business $9.68 1 $9.68
Funky Rainbow Wildlife, Box of 10 Blank Watercolor Note Cards with Envelopes - All Occasion Blank Greeting Cards - Cute Animal Thank You Notecard, Appreciation Stationery 4 x 5.12 Inch M4948OCB-B1x10 • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
bloom daily planners New Teacher Planner Sticker Pack - School Themed Planning Sticker Sheets - 430 Stickers per Pack! • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
300PCS Heart Confetti, Table Confetti, Party Confetti, Anniversary Confetti for Bridal Shower Decor, Wedding Table Decor, Baby Shower, Valentines Day (Gold Glitter, Pink, Navy) • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
240 Pieces Inspiring Planner Stickers Inspirational Quote Stickers Motivational Encouragement Stickers for Laptop Book Phone Car Luggage Bike (Black) • Amazon Business $8.38 1 $8.38
Fashion Angels 1000+ Ridiculously Cute Stickers/ 40 page Sticker Book • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$315.72

Vendor shipping charges

$2.95

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$353.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$62.37

Total project goal

$415.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$415.78

10 Donors

-$411.36

Donations toward project cost

-$353.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.95

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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