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. Juliano from Troy NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Get Lost in a Good Book!

My students need a variety of new high-interest books to fill our shelves!

  • $279 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach third, fourth and fifth-grade reading in a school in an impoverished area in upstate NY. My students are a diverse group with various learning needs and challenges. We are a Title I school, which means that over 87% of the students receive free or reduced lunch. My students come to school and do the best they can every day even though they face many challenges outside of the classroom. My goal is to get my students excited about reading and help to bridge the gap between where they are and grade level expectations.

My Project

Having new books will make a significant difference in our classroom.

Getting "hooked" on a good book will make all the difference in the world for my 4th graders!

Our 4th grade classroom is severely lacking high interest books with a low readability level that students can use to learn how to read. Having more texts will allow students to expand their comprehension and create a love of reading.

For many of my students, reading is a difficult and challenging task that doesn't necessarily bring them joy. High interest books with a low readability level engages students with content they want to read while setting them up for success!

Mrs. Juliano
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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. Juliano is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Upper Elementary/Middle School Lexile COL 4: Range 200L-490L Small Box • AKJ Education $203.96 1 $203.96

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


5 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":"Troy","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3192957],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3002499,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":85,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Juliano","authorIds":{"3192957":{"owner":"Mrs. Juliano","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3002499],"proposalHash":"1880645246","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20663229,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzE5Mjk1Nw==","MjMyNDA2MA==","MTQ5MTIyMg==","NTA4NjkxOQ==","MzY5Mzg4Nw==","MjMxNjk2Ng=="],"teacherId":3192957,"schoolCounty":"Rensselaer","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}