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Ms. Henry from Orange TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Grab a Good Book, Sit Back and Relax

Help me give my students comfortable, unique seating to immerse themselves into a good book!

  • $1,410 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Middle school students are a unique group of students. Our students at MMS are no different. They are active and vivacious! However, recently they have been stifled by a vicious storm. When Hurricane Harvey came through our area, we had a total loss of our school. It devastated our community! Most of our students were impacted by this storm as well.

However, our students are amazingly resilient!

They have had to adjust to portable buildings and a make shift library and have done it with patience and a smile.

Just recently we moved back into our school. The students are so excited! Slowly we are putting our lives and the lives of our students back together as a school family and community family.

My Project

With your help we would like to give our students a relaxing environment in the library with new comfortable furniture. With this furniture, we will have a story\ teaching area. We will have stools for our students to sit around a bar area for searching the catalog or just reading a good book.

The library is a place we want our students to use their imaginations and experience the things they read in a whole new way.

Having just gone through such a horrendous storm as Harvey and lost their own homes, this new furniture will give our students a sense of belonging and a relaxing place to delve into an a good book to enjoy the adventurous journey!

Ms. Henry
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Container Furniture Direct SB-9028 Anastasia Mid Century Modern Velvet Tufted Convertible Sleeper Sofa, 81", Violet • Amazon Business $317.27 2 $634.54
NHI Express Jason Chair, Purple • Amazon Business $130.81 2 $261.62
Christopher Knight Home Fenix Firwood Antique Barstool • Amazon Business $84.94 3 $254.82

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