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  • $380 goal

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Ms. Borrelli-Luke
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Energize with Juices

Help me give my students a refrigerator stocked with juices to get them through the day.

My Students

We are an inner-city magnet school in our district with a medical theme. My students come from all over the city, from all different schools, cultures, and backgrounds. In spite of the many obstacles, such as being homeless, my students achieve higher than all the neighboring high schools and have a 100% graduation rate and college acceptance rate.

Unfortunately, many of our students struggle with homelessness.

Our school is located in a low-income area with 100% of the students receiving free lunch. More than three-quarters of our students are from low-income households.

Most of our students select careers in the medical field. Their access to resources needed to prepare them for this path is very limited. DonorsChoose makes it possible for our children to have the necessary tools to succeed.

My Project

My students start their way to school at 5:00am. Many take two different public transportation busses to get to school everyday. The students receive a free breakfast and lunch. However, there is no guarantee they will get food for that necessary third meal.

We need a refrigerator stocked with Gatorade, to supply students with some electrolytes to get them through the day.

The students will also be able to grab a Gatorade for the long bus ride home. Our students struggle with normal school stressors. But many face hunger pangs and depression from not knowing where the next meal will come from. This project will help alleviate some of the anxieties.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Danby 120 Can Beverage Center, Stainless Steel DBC120BLS • Amazon Business $205.99 1 $205.99
Multi-functional Movable Base Telescopic Furniture Dolly Roller Adjustable with 8 Locking Rubber Swivel Wheels for Dryer, Washing Machine and Refrigerator • Amazon Business $33.99 1 $33.99
Gatorade Classic Thirst Quencher, Variety Pack, 12 Ounce Bottles (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
Gatorade Frost Thirst Quencher, Variety Pack, 12 Ounce Bottles (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
Gatorade Thirst Quencher, G2 Glacier Freeze and G2 Fruit Punch, 12 Ounce Bottles (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29

Materials cost

$288.54

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$322.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.98

Total project goal

$379.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$379.85

2 Donors

-$337.67

Donations toward project cost

-$322.87

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$42.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 220 students.

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