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  • $453 goal

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Mr. Lucini
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Flute is a Hoot!

My students need a flute for our school band. We are starting from scratch in a new school and need to add to our flute section. It would be a trill (thrill) to add this!

My Students

Students: "Can we play Peter and the Wolf?" Me: "Not without a FLUTE!"

Our school is a re-purposed elementary school that has been closed for 6 years.

We are starting with 4 walls and a lot of enthusiasm. West Broadway's mission is to be a strong community school and our community wants a great school band. So far we have students with experience and talent, but not enough instruments to keep up with the talent. Several of our students have previous experience on the flute but do not own or can't afford to rent an instrument. We are reaching multiple avenues for assistance and hope to get a band up and running immediately. We lack instruments but we have an abundance of energy, talent, and desire.

My Project

This instrument will be used by students in our school band. As a 5-8 grade school, students will have multiple years to participate in band and hone their talents. Once our program is moving at full force we will provide concerts for the public as well as "informances," opportunities to share learning experiences with the school, parents, and community.

One of the most rewarding moments as a music teacher is when you place an instrument in a student's hands and you watch their face light up the first time they make a sound.

With your help, I can make it happen for another student.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Student Model Flute • Woodwind and Brasswind $349.00 1 $349.00

Materials cost

$349.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$384.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.81

Total project goal

$452.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$452.05

2 Donors

-$126.03

Donations toward project cost

-$107.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.90

Matching donations from our partners

-$326.01

Match offers toward project cost

-$277.11

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.90

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 80 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 3 other donors.

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