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Mr. K. from Bronx NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Fund for Food

My students need access to healthier snacks and food, as they do not have access at home always, and it would greatly benefit them.

  • $744 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All of my students have recently immigrated to the United States. They are also all English language learners. Some have most of their family in their home countries and both work and go to school.

Hence, they do not have access to regular sources of food.

At our school, our students speak over 30 languages. They are really excited to learn English. and I know that if they have more access to food, they will be more likely to succeed in their future endeavors.

My Project

This fund will allow students to be able to have more access to food in and out of school. Without proper food, no true learning can occur on a hungry belly. This is really important to remember.

It's essential that every child has access to an education.

But without access to a regular food, it's challenging. My aim will certainly be to have the most ability to learn afterwards as well. I know that this DonorsChoose.org project will add more snacks and meals for my students, in the food pantry we've set up in the counseling office at my school.

Mr. K.
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 50 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nature Valley Oats & Honey Granola Bars, 1.5 oz. Packs, 28 Packs/Box • Staples Advantage $20.99 15 $314.85
Healthy Snacks And Bars Snack Box (700-00001) • Staples Advantage $39.99 6 $239.94
KIND Blueberry Pecan & Fiber Bar, 12/Bx • Staples Advantage $18.99 2 $37.98

Materials cost

$592.77

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$631.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$111.47

Total project goal

$743.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$743.13

4 Donors

-$371.56

Donations toward project cost

-$315.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.73

match offer

-$371.57

Match offer toward project cost

-$315.83

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.74

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$0.00

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