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Ms. Berghorst from Modesto CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

End of The Year Snack Bags!

Help me give my students a snack bag for our end of the year send off.

  • 1 donor
  • $304 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a second-year teacher this year. It has always been my dream to have my very own classroom. I have been in education for nine years. I am excited to make a difference in my students’ lives. Nearly all of my students are from low-income households and are transported to my school from all parts of the school district.

My students are 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th graders.

They work diligently to overcome the challenges of their disabilities and strive to be their best. I know they will challenge me, but I am excited to find ways to help them. I know teaching multiple grade levels to students, who are at, below, and above grade level will be demanding and rewarding at the same time.

People say "It takes a village...," and I have learned that it truly takes a village in order to meet the needs of every student in my classroom. For this reason, I do my best to be creative to provide them what they need. I want to make our classroom a positive, safe, clean, and inviting space and a space where they feel happy and want to come to class each day.

My Project

Help me provide a great send off bag for my students. I would like to send my kids off with a bag and tumbler filled with their favorite snacks for they summer vacation. It has been a different kind of year, I would like them to know that they will still be on our minds even if we don't see each other every day. My students are motivated to do their work and have good behavior when they know they are getting something in return. This will give them some of their snacks to stay motivated at home.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
6 Skinny Tumbler Stainless Steel Double-Insulated Water Tumbler Cup with Splash Proof Sliding Lid, Straw, 20 oz Vacuum Travel Slim Bottle for Hot Cold Drinks with Brush (Black, White, Rose Gold) • Amazon Business $52.99 1 $52.99
Frito-Lay Party Mix, (40 Count) Variety Pack • Amazon Business $16.98 2 $33.96
O-WITZ Reusable Grocery Bags | Vibrant Tote Bag For Groceries, Gym, Office Supplies, Beach Gear, Toys & More | Washable Design With Large Handles For Maximum Convenience | Folds Into A Small Pouch, 5 Pack, Classic Vibes Black and White • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Nutella and Go Snack Packs, Chocolate Hazelnut Spread with Breadsticks, Perfect Bulk Snacks for Kids' Lunch Boxes, 1.8 oz, Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $16.08 1 $16.08
Stretch Island Fruit Leather Snacks Variety Pack, 0.5 Ounce, Pack of 48 • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
Wenzel’s Farm Variety Pack Sticks │Snack Sticks │ Flavorful, Naturally Smoked │ High Protein, Low Carb │ No MSG, Fillers, Binders, Artificial Colors │ Gluten Free | 16 sticks (8 packs of 2) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Popcorners Snacks Gluten Free Chips, 6 Flavor Variety Pack, (Pack of 20) (Assortment may Vary) • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
6 Pack Reusable Shopping Grocery Bags Foldable, Washable Grocery Tote with Pouch, 35LB Weight Capacity, Heavy Duty Shopping Tote Bag, Eco-Friendly Purse Bag Fits in Pocket Waterproof & Lightweight • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Butterfinger & Co. Bulk Chocolate-y Candy Bag, Fun Size Mix of Butterfinger, Crunch, 100 Grand, & Baby Ruth, Individually Wrapped Candy, Perfect Mother's Day Gift for Mom, 39.8 Ounce (70ct) • Amazon Business $10.48 1 $10.48
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Cheddar Crackers, 1.5 Oz Snack Packs, 30-Count Multi-Pack Box • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
NABISCO Savory Cracker Variety Pack, Savory Pack, 20 Piece Assortment • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
Black Forest Fruit Snacks Juicy Bursts, Mixed Fruit, 0.8 Ounce (40 Count) • Amazon Business $5.96 1 $5.96

Materials cost

$206.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.86

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$258.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.54

Total project goal

$303.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$303.62

1 Donor

-$303.62

Donations toward project cost

-$258.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.54

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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