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  • $375 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Reef
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 10 donors
  • $0 still needed

General Band Supplies

My students need reeds and other musical materials for band classes.

My Students

I teach at an inner-city school that has a high level of exceptional students who actually enjoy going to school and learning. It’s my job to provide them with whatever they need to learn and achieve their goals in education. My school is small (300)and doesn't get the funding that other schools get

The students are great and they work hard in all of their studies here in school.

Most of the students spend extra time after school to participate in Concert and Jazz Bands because they love playing music so much. The instruments have been in this school since 1996 and I'm slowly trying to update the materials and equipment for the students.

My Project

It's important to educate the whole child and music is a part of that. The students at this high School do very well at music and they will continue to in college as a music major or just playing in college ensembles as a music minor. The students who have been in band in the past have taken their love of music with them to college and participate in music classes and ensembles all over the country. The feeling of being together in a group of friends and playing music is something they want to keep in their lives even when they leave High School. I have requested several boxes of reeds for different woodwind instruments and a pair of timpani mallets

I want my students to have what they need to succeed in music or whatever they want to achieve in life.

The instruments have been in this school since 1996 and I'm slowly trying to update the materials and equipment for the students. The donations will allow my students a chance to do this.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Reed Case • Woodwind & Brasswind $26.49 1 $26.49
Saxophone Reed Case • Woodwind & Brasswind $14.99 1 $14.99
Alto Saxophone Reeds • Woodwind & Brasswind $24.95 1 $24.95
Traditional Bb Clarinet Reeds • Woodwind & Brasswind $19.95 2 $39.90
Traditional Bb Clarinet Reeds • Woodwind & Brasswind $19.95 2 $39.90
Double Reed Cases • Woodwind & Brasswind $49.99 2 $99.98
Discover the Instruments of the Orchestra Posters • Woodwind & Brasswind $24.95 1 $24.95
American Classic Drumsticks with Black Finish • Woodwind & Brasswind $8.29 1 $8.29

Materials cost

$279.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$318.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.23

Total project goal

$374.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$374.87

10 Donors

-$370.46

Donations toward project cost

-$318.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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