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Mrs. Marquez from Chaparral NM is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fight Hunger in First Grade!

Help me give my students snacks to help them fight hunger as they learn.

  • $236 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach dual language in an inclusion program to serve children with both English and Spanish. My school serves low-income, high poverty students. 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. Students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. My ultimate goal is to provide the best education and a safe learning environment for all of my students by supporting their everyday needs.

First graders love exploring and learning new things, they love using new technology and not to mention they love reading.

Preparing our students for the future is crucial for educational success.

Young minds need to be challenged, and no two students are the same. My students are all willing and ready to learn new things and enjoy sharing what they learned with family.

My Project

We need chips, cookies, drinks wash cloths and storage containers to keep our snacks fresh and ready for first graders. My students are so precious and innocent. Daily they will ask me for snacks and say "I'm hungry", "is it almost lunch time" and when they do this it breaks my heart. Coming from a high poverty community means most of my students have their last meal at school during lunch. Once they get home most of them don't see another meal until they get to school the next day for breakfast.

Having simple snacks in the classroom will fight hunger and help my first graders focus on learning.

These cookies, chips, drinks will be used to help fight hunger! Please help us by providing snacks.

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Mrs. Marquez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pop&Lock Air Tight Food Storage Containers - Pop 5-Piece Premium Pantry Space Saving Canisters - Cereal, Flour, Sugar, Pasta, Rice - Hanging Lids And FREE Scoop - 7 Yr Warranty • Amazon Business $48.77 1 $48.77
S&T INC. 968601 Assorted 50 Pack Microfiber Cleaning Cloths, 50 Pack • Amazon Business $16.79 1 $16.79
Ultimate Snack Care Package, Variety Assortment of Chips, Cookies, Crackers & More, 40 Count • Amazon Business $16.18 1 $16.18
Grandma's Cookies Variety Pack of 30 • Amazon Business $14.98 1 $14.98
Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Treats Original Marshmallow Bars - Classic Kid School Snack, Value Pack, Single Serve (16 Count) • Amazon Business $3.68 4 $14.72
Gatorade Lemon Lime 12 Fl oz (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $6.27 2 $12.54
Quaker Chewy Dipps & Granola Bars, Variety Pack, 58 Bars • Amazon Business $12.50 1 $12.50
Frito-Lay Party Mix, (40 Count) Variety Pack • Amazon Business $12.01 1 $12.01
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Classic Mix, 29 oz, Variety Pack, Box, Snack Packs, Pack Of 30 • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Famous Amos, Bite-Size Cookies, Chocolate Chip, Grab 'N' Go, 14.4oz Box (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $4.54 2 $9.08

Materials cost

$167.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$200.06

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.30

Total project goal

$235.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$235.36

6 Donors

-$113.00

Donations toward project cost

-$104.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.40

match offer

-$112.31

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.46

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.85

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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