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Mrs. Klump from Louisville KY is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Garden for Peace Part II

My students need a new hose to replace our old, leaky hoses that aren't long enough to get the job done. The extra tools will enable more students to participate.

  • $295 goal

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My Students

I teach in a unique Montessori magnet program at a Title I school. My students work hard to master the math and social studies skills that I teach them.

In addition to learning in the classroom, my students maintain a school garden that gives kids throughout the whole school a peaceful place to eat lunch and have outdoor lessons.

My students enjoy working in the garden, but every year we struggle to find funding - especially for the big items that we need.

My Project

A new hose and spray nozzle will enable my students to water the garden more efficiently. Our current hoses leak and are not long enough to get the job done well.

The handheld garden tools will allow for more students to get involved with the work that we do and gain valuable experience about how to plant, maintain, and harvest vegetables and plants in the fall, spring, and summer months.

My students beam with pride when they take home the vegetables and flowers that they help grow. Without support from donors, we could not maintain the garden at the level that we do and involve the number of students that we do!

Mrs. Klump
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TK18196179T 100 ft. x 58 dia. Water Hose RubberPlastic 100 psi Green • Grainger $96.85 1 $96.85
TK18196181T Poly Leaf RakeWoodPoly • Grainger $16.41 2 $32.82
TK18196183T Stainless Steel Hand Trowel Round Point Ergonomic • Grainger $13.38 2 $26.76
TK18196182T Stainless Steel Hand Transplanter Round Point Ergonomic • Grainger $10.76 2 $21.52
TK18196180T Pistol Grip Multi-PatternWater Nozzle Rubber Flow Control60 psi • Grainger $14.11 1 $14.11
TK18196184T Rubber Mallet16 oz. Head WeightHardwood Handle Material • Grainger $5.81 1 $5.81

Materials cost

$197.87

Vendor shipping charges

$19.79

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$250.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.23

Total project goal

$294.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$294.86

3 Donors

-$277.21

Donations toward project cost

-$250.63

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

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$0.00

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