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Ms. LaBar from Philadelphia PA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Feed My Tummy So I Can Feed My Mind

My students need juice, crackers, dried fruit, and pretzels to help combat their hunger so they can focus on their learning.

  • $319 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title I School, and almost seventy percent receive free or reduced price lunch and breakfast. They attend a magnet school which requires most students to maintain a B average throughout the year. The students are part of Pre-Med, Engineering, Environmental Science, or Computer Technology programs.

Our students come from the diverse backgrounds of thirty different countries.

This makes our school pretty special in so many ways. The students all work so hard and are very deserving of this project.

My Project

My students are inner-city students who sometimes before they get to school have so much more to deal withthen most children. Issues like being hungry and sometimes coming to school dirty. If we can combat these issues then my scholars can come to my class and focus on their education. They can be on task for the day and ready to learn. They will have access to the trail mix, dried fruit mix, gold fish, crackers and other snacks for before and after school. They can ask for things like trail mix and crackers. Also, they can come in and request stuff to take home for the weekend. They will be able to have a small snack to take home if needed.

Ms. LaBar
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Rice Krispies Treats Variety Pack, 40 Count • Amazon Business $8.29 2 $16.58
Anna and Sarah Unsulphured Dried Mixed Berries, 1 Lb • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Anna and Sarah Tropical Dried Fruit Mix 2 Lbs in Resealable Bag • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Pringles Snack Stacks Potato Crisps Chips, 3 Flavors Variety Pack, 18 Cups • Amazon Business $7.49 2 $14.98
Austin Cookies and Crackers Variety Snack Packs, 45 Count • Amazon Business $14.57 1 $14.57
Anna and Sarah Dried Strawberries in Resealable Bag, 1 Lb • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Tropicana 100% Juice 3-Flavor Fruit Blend Variety Pack, 10 Fl Oz, Bottles, (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
Lay's Potato Chips Variety Pack, 40 Count • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Anna and Sarah Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Trail Mix in Resealable Bag, 1 Lb • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Blue Diamond Almonds, Bold Sriracha, 1.5 Ounce (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
Nothing But the Fruit Real Fruit Bites, Gluten Free, Vegan Snacks, Raspberry Chia, 1 oz. pouch (8 Count) • Amazon Business $10.32 1 $10.32
Kellogg's Breakfast Cereal Assortment Variety Pack, Single Serve Boxes, 30 Count • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars Variety Pack, 58 Count, 49.1 Oz • Amazon Business $9.27 1 $9.27
Snyder's of Hanover Pretzels, 100 Calorie Mini Pretzels, 0.92 oz (Pack of 36) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Multipack, Sweet & Savory, 19.5 Ounce • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
Dove Milk Chocolate Covered Almond Candy Pouch, 5.5 Ounce • Amazon Business $3.58 2 $7.16
Kellogg's Pop-Tarts Frosted Toaster Pastries, Frosted Strawberry, 32 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
ORCHARD VALLEY HARVEST Antioxidant Mix Multi Pack, Non-GMO, No Artificial Ingredients, 8 ounces • Amazon Business $5.98 1 $5.98
Mott's Medleys Fruit Snacks, Assorted Fruit Gluten Free Snacks, Family Size, 40 Pouches, 0.8 oz Each • Amazon Business $5.88 1 $5.88
Betty Crocker Fruit Snacks, Fruit Roll-Ups, Strawberry Sensation, 30 Rolls, 0.5 oz Each • Amazon Business $5.88 1 $5.88
Power Up Trail Mix, Protein Packed, 14 Ounce • Amazon Business $4.98 1 $4.98
Jack Link's Original Protein On-the-Go Lunch Packs 5 - 0.625oz packs • Amazon Business $4.68 1 $4.68
Dang Gluten Free Toasted Coconut Chips, Lightly Salted, Unsweetened, 3.17oz Bag, 3.17 Ounce (1 Count) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74

Materials cost

$237.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$270.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.81

Total project goal

$318.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$318.76

5 Donors

-$158.76

Donations toward project cost

-$136.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.76

match offer

-$158.76

Match offer toward project cost

-$134.95

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.81

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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