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Mr. Landaiche from Phoenix AZ is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Good Guitars for Great Kids, Part 2

Help me give my students ten more guitars for guitar class. We need quality guitars that will last but nothing fancy!

  • $624 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students in Guitar Class have not been exposed to music in the way that traditional band and orchestra students have been since elementary school.

In a lower socioeconomic urban community, these students will get the chance to express themselves musically and grow as individuals and as a group.

While they may not have been lucky enough to have private lessons or formal instruction from an early age, they now have the opportunity to make music with other kids like them in a meaningful and fun setting.

My Project

Every student deserves music education, and guitar is one of the cheapest and most practical instruments to learn. While our guitar program is growing and gaining very high interest, the instruments are on the decline. When I started, there weren't enough to go around, and while we take very good care of what we have, we simply do not have enough to go around. We have received ten guitars, which have really helped! Our Theatre department students even built us a mini Guitar Center-esque storage room with hooks up on the walls and everything. Now all we need are the guitars!

We really believe that every student deserves music education, and the fact is that most students are not traditional choir, band, and orchestra students.

The guitar is an instrument that can speak to the majority of our school population, and not just a few.

Mr. Landaiche
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Starter Acoustic Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $45.99 4 $183.96
Starter Acoustic Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $45.99 2 $91.98
Starter Acoustic Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $45.99 2 $91.98
Starter Acoustic Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $45.99 1 $45.99
Starter Acoustic Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $45.99 1 $45.99

Materials cost

$459.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.88

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$529.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$93.47

Total project goal

$623.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$623.15

2 Donors

-$424.00

Donations toward project cost

-$360.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.60

match offer

-$199.15

Match offer toward project cost

-$169.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.87

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$0.00

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