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Mr. Rickard from Virginia Beach VA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Every Day Items for Every Day Things. Keeping It Clean!

Help me give my students Kleenex, Clorox wipes, an HDMI cable and 4 locks.

  • $191 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are all second and third graders in a neighborhood that struggles economically. About one hundred percent of our students qualify for free lunches and breakfast. That, however, does not diminish their excitement for learning, especially if you incorporate things they like doing.

They are smart and very capable students with a true love of learning through real experiences.

The economic challenges do, however, have an impact on what they have available to help them learn. These are changing times and we have to constantly look for ways to not only keep students engaged, but also build their skills to prepare for potential future careers. We know that the future will require critical thinking and problem-solving skills, but it also requires a stronger background and understanding of science and technology. My students love hands-on learning.

My Project

Its time to start getting ready for the new school year. We need some basic necessities to keep things clean and safe. My students eat breakfast in the room and we want to keep things clean and ant free. The Clorox wipes will go a long way to making that happen.

Every classroom needs tissue for the occasional runny nose or allergy issues.

We want to be prepared for these things as we kick off the new school year.

The locks will help keep our Breakout Boxes ready for engaging activities and the HDMI cable is needed to hook up our second camera to our broadcast system. The cable that came with it is not long enough to reach the video mixer. We hope you enjoy the summer.

Mr. Rickard
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kleenex Professional Facial Tissue Cube for Business (21270), Upright Face Tissue Box, 36 Boxes / Case, 95 Tissues /Box, 3,420 Tissues / Case • Amazon Business $53.69 1 $53.69
Clorox Commercial Solutions Disinfecting Wipes, Fresh Scent, 75 Wet Wipes, 6 Canisters/Case • Amazon Business $25.00 1 $25.00
Wordlock Combination Padlock – 5 Dial, Pink • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Wordlock Combination Padlock – 5 Dial, Blue • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
AmazonBasics CL3 Rated High Speed 4K HDMI Cable - 15 Feet • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99

Materials cost

$129.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$161.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.51

Total project goal

$190.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$190.09

11 Donors

-$119.00

Donations toward project cost

-$107.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.70

match offer

-$63.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$54.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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