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Ms. Torres from Bronx NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Filling Stomachs to Motivate Their Minds

Help me give my students food in the morning, Quaker Oatmeal Express Brown Sugar, and snacks to keep their stomach full so they can have a productive day.

  • $679 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I work with students that speak a variety of languages from various countries, students working hard to achieve the American dream and succeed in this country, "The Home of the Free." Students that are striving towards achieving their high school diploma and be the first of their family to attend college.

My students are focusing on preparing their life after high school whether it's college, a trade, or other educational programs that will help them to build a career of their choice.

I work with each student indivdually on College and Careers, social-emotional support, assistance for their families in need through advocacy, referrals, and counseling toward improving their family life and future.

My Project

Breakfast is an important meal of the day. Food is what gives you energy and clears students minds to have a productive beginning to their day. Eating in the morning will help students focus and not worry about how hungry they are because they did not make it to school on time to eat breakfast.

Snacking at school plays an important role in fending off hunger, Snacks are an essential part of a growing child's diet.

Childhood is a critical time for growth and development, and snacks provide important nutrients that students needs between meals and to succeed academically.

I believe a full stomach will products academic strives and a empty stomach will prevent academic preformance!

Ms. Torres
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Danby Compact 3.2-Cubic feet Spotless Steel Refrigerator • $135.99 1 $135.99
Curtis 1.1 cu. ft. Grill Microwave Oven Stainless Steel (RMW1182) • $80.74 1 $80.74
Quaker Oatmeal Express Brown Sugar, 1.69 oz. Cups, 24 Cups/Case • $33.99 1 $33.99
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Box • $29.74 1 $29.74
Austin Cracker Cookie Variety Pack, 45 count • $14.44 2 $28.88
Nature Valley Oats & Honey Granola Bars, 1.5 oz. Packs 18 Count 2 Bar Packs (36 Bars Total) • $14.44 2 $28.88
Grandma's Cookie Variety Pack, 36 Bags/Box • $14.44 2 $28.88
Sparkling Ice Flavored Sparkling Water, Variety 12/Pack • $13.59 2 $27.18
Nutri-Grain Cereal Bars Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry, & Strawberry, 48/Case • $25.49 1 $25.49
Nestle Pure Life Bottled Purified Water, 16.9 oz. Bottles, 24/Case • $8.49 3 $25.47
Sunshine Cheez-It Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box • $23.79 1 $23.79
Mars Mix Mini Chocolate Bars, 62.60 Oz, 205-Piece Bag (220-00016) • $22.94 1 $22.94
Maruchan Chicken Soup, 2.25 oz. Packs, 12 Packs/Box • $8.49 2 $16.98
Quaker Chewy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars, .84 oz. Bars, 8 Bars/Box • $4.24 4 $16.96
Dixie Heavy-Weight Polystyrene Plastic Soup Spoons, White, 100/Pack (SH207) • $6.20 2 $12.40

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