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Ms. Williams from Portland OR is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Giving Students Cultural Experiences Through Art

My students need art supplies, such as markers, paper, and watercolors to enhance our study of world cultures.

  • $400 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in our school are eager to grow and learn. One of their favorite subjects is the visual arts. They learn about our world and ourselves through the art they create.

This is a very diverse school, with students coming from a variety of backgrounds.

Sixty-eight percent of students qualify for free or reduced lunch. Art is one of the most popular subjects in our class, unfortunately we have very limited supplies. These children are extremely hard working and enthusiastic and deserve the opportunity to experience the world of art.

My Project

Markers, paper, paints, and pens, may seem like basic supplies, but they are supplies we are often lacking. By empowering students though art, I hope to help them explore the wider world. Our study of history and world cultures will be enhanced as students get to practice visual art styles from around the world.

With your help, this funded project will allow me the ability to provide my art students with quality art materials.

I am so excited to introduce my students to new art concepts and ideas. I love to see their little faces light up when they accomplish new things! With your help, my art classes can create masterpieces as they explore world cultures! These art supplies will make all of our projects this year possible!

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Ms. Williams
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Portfolio Series Watersoluble Oil Pastel Set - Assorted Colors, Class Pack of 300 • Blick Art Materials $87.54 1 $87.54
Strathmore 200 Series Watercolor Paper Student Pad - 9" x 12", Cold Press, 15 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $2.96 20 $59.20
Sharpie Pen, Fine Point Pens, Black, Dozen • Staples Advantage $25.19 2 $50.38
Crayola Ultra-Clean Washable Markers Multicultural Set - Broad Tip, Classpack of 80 • Blick Art Materials $33.69 1 $33.69
Blick Liquid Watercolors - Set of 10 assorted colors, 8 oz bottles • Blick Art Materials $28.29 1 $28.29
Sharpie Pen, Fine Point Pens, Black, Dozen • Staples Advantage $25.19 1 $25.19
Sharpie Fine Point Permanent Markers, Black, Dozen Box • Staples Advantage $5.73 2 $11.46
Standard Shipping • Blick Art Materials $8.95 1 $8.95
Standard Shipping • Blick Art Materials $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$304.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$339.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.87

Total project goal

$399.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$399.14

6 Donors

-$249.14

Donations toward project cost

-$211.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.37

Matching donations from our partners

-$150.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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