You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Carlson from Pine CO is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Functional Art

My students need art supplies to work on school class projects.

  • $468 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school services students in grades 9-12. We have a high mental health and special education population in our school. Our school averages about 35 students per grade level and one teacher per subject area. Our student body is very unique as they embrace all students and teachers; we have little to no bullying and haven't had a fight in the school in countless years. Help build a stronger school by building stronger community and relationships among our students throughout the year.

My Project

My students are in need of art supplies to create art in and around our school and our community. My students have unique ideas and talents and they want to embrace these talents and show the community what they are able to make that is functional and beautiful.

My students are planting plants and trees for Earth Day.

They would like to make self watering planters and planter systems that look pretty and are helpful for keeping plants alive in our dry environment.

My students are asking for Tree IV root seekers, self watering containers, glue, glitter and paint.

The idea behind this project came from the students. They want to place both edible and non-edible plants around the community and help families as well as help the looks of the community. We aren't able to water the plants daily but with these unique watering systems that the students want to create they will water themselves.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 4 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Carlson is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tree I.V. 5-Gal Root Seeker | Std Watering System | 6-pk • Amazon Business $99.66 1 $99.66
Fiskars 10 Inch Ariana with Self-Watering Grid, Black • Amazon Business $7.06 9 $63.54
YEJI 60Pcs (12 Color)Hot Glue Sticks 0.27" Diameter 4" Length, Hot Melt Glue Sticks Mini Glitter for DIY Art Craft Woodworking, Suitable for Mini Hot Glue Gun Toy &DIY Repair Accessories • Amazon Business $14.23 2 $28.46
Elmer's Disappearing Purple School Glue, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $7.74 3 $23.22
Elmer's Liquid School Glue, Washable, Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $10.68 2 $21.36
Paint pens for rock painting, stone, ceramic, glass. Extra fine point tip, Set of 12 water based paint markers. Water resistant • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
New Star Foodservice 24364 Fast Food Tray, 10 by 14-Inch, Blue, Set of 12 • Amazon Business $19.50 1 $19.50
Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint Set, 18 Piece (2-Ounce), PROMOABI Best Selling Colors I • Amazon Business $18.07 1 $18.07
Slime Supplies Glitter Powder Sequins for Slime,Arts Crafts Extra Solvent Resistant Glitter Powder Shakers,Bulk Acrylic Polyester Craft Supplies Glitter Loose Eyeshadow,Assorted Colors,12 Pack Glitter • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Mini Hot Glue Gun Sticks (HUGE BULK PACK OF 200) 4" and 0.27 Diameter - Compatible with Most Glue Guns • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Surebonder H-270 High Temperature 40W Full Size Standard Glue Gun Uses 7/16" D Glue Sticks • Amazon Business $8.09 1 $8.09
Hoffman 10404 Organic Cactus and Succulent Soil Mix, 4 Quarts • Amazon Business $5.25 1 $5.25
Darice 10882 LowTemp Mini Glue Gun with Trigger • Amazon Business $5.18 1 $5.18

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


4 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Pine","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1528615],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CO","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3232233,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":4,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Carlson","authorIds":{"1528615":{"owner":"Mrs. Carlson","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3232233],"proposalHash":"1750441988","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":247638,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["Mjg3NTEyOA==","MjUyMTkxMw==","NTM3MDQxMw==","MTUyODYxNQ==","NTM5NzI5NA=="],"teacherId":1528615,"schoolCounty":"Jefferson","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CO","name":"Colorado"}}