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Mrs. Thonne from Menominee MI is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fuel Up for Learning!

My students need to fuel up for learning by having healthy snacks readily available when hunger strikes!

  • $567 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom "tribe" is a wonderful group of second graders who have a diverse background. They are very caring students and always willing to help a friend in need.

Many of my students share snacks daily with students in my classroom whom can't afford to bring a snack to school everyday.

I am looking for a way to ensure I am able to offer each one of my students a healthy snack each day to help fuel them for their learning day ahead.

My Project

I teach in a low income school; although free and reduced-price lunch is available, free and reduced-price milk and snacks are not! Students usually begin to get hungry before lunch, so we offer families the chance to purchase "snack milk" for their child. Many families cannot afford to send this extra need to school each day.

I am hoping to have a supply of snacks to offer my students when they are hungry, forget a snack, or just need some fuel to get through the day.

One of the first things I am asked in the morning is, "When is lunch?"

I do not want worrying about lunch to distract my students from learning each day. Please help me make this a reality for my students in need.

Mrs. Thonne
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Honey Maid Lil' Squares Honey Graham Crackers, 1.06 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Carton (MOZ001932000166) • Staples Advantage $31.99 2 $63.98
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Box (CAM13539) • Staples Advantage $47.99 1 $47.99
Rold Gold Tiny Twists Pretzels, 1 oz. Bags, 88 Bags/Box (FRI32430) • Staples Advantage $43.99 1 $43.99
Gluten Free Variety Snack Box, 32/Bx • Staples Advantage $41.49 1 $41.49
Healthy Low Calorie Snack Box (700-00005) • Staples Advantage $41.49 1 $41.49
Ocean Spray 100% Orange Juice, 48 count • Staples Advantage $32.99 1 $32.99
Ocean Spray 100% Apple Juice, 48 count • Staples Advantage $32.99 1 $32.99
Welch's Fruit Snacks .9 Ounce Pouches Mixed Fruit, Pack of 80 (PIM69880) • Staples Advantage $26.80 1 $26.80
Cheez-It Original Cracker, 45/Ct (KEE71717) • Staples Advantage $23.79 1 $23.79
Nutri-Grain Cereal Bars Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry, & Strawberry, 48/Case • Staples Advantage $22.99 1 $22.99
KIND Plus Cranberry/Almond Nutrition Boost Bar, 1.4 oz., 12/Box • Staples Advantage $18.99 1 $18.99
KIND Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Bar, 12/Bx • Staples Advantage $18.99 1 $18.99
Cookies And Crackers, Assorted, 1.38 Oz/Pk, 45 Packs/Bx • Staples Advantage $18.78 1 $18.78
Rice Krispies Treats Minis, 50/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49

Materials cost

$444.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$481.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.96

Total project goal

$566.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$566.38

7 Donors

-$566.38

Donations toward project cost

-$481.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.96

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$0.00

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