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Ms. Katie from Naperville IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Grant Us Warmth!

Help me give my students snow pants, mittens and hats so that they will have warm clothes to wear on cold winter days.

  • $2,648 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is piloting a new all day preschool program aimed to help lower the achievement gap, prepare students for kindergarten and combat challenges they may face with ACE scores. The students in my class are simply AMAZING! They have faced many challenges in their lives but still manage to come to school with smiles on their faces every single day. They have taught me how to persevere through some of life's greatest challenges, and they are only 4 years old!

Each and every student is so excited to be at school every day and can't wait to try all the fun activities planned.

It has been such a joy watching them learn and grow. They truly are an inspiration, and I am so lucky to be their teacher.

My Project

Part of our school day is a mandatory outside time, even if the weather is freezing! Most of our families have difficulty purchasing warm clothes for their children. It breaks my heart to see students shivering on the playground. Being warm will allow my students to simply play and be kids instead of thinking about how cold they are.

Providing snow pants, mittens and hats for each student in my class will take that burden off of their families' shoulders, and it will also help keep my young students warm.

As the days continue to get colder, please have a warm heart and help my students warm theirs.

Ms. Katie
Grades PreK-2

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24 donors24 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Obermeyer Boys Volt Snow Pants (6) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $89.50 8 $716.00
Obermeyer Boys Volt Snow Pants (7) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $89.50 8 $716.00
Igloos Youth Ski Mittens (L) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $19.99 16 $319.84
Carhartt Womens Lookout Pom Pom Hat (One Size) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $14.99 16 $239.84

Materials cost

$1,991.68

Vendor shipping charges

$199.17

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$29.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,250.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$397.19

Total project goal

$2,647.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,647.92

17 Donors

-$2,203.19

Donations toward project cost

-$1,930.04

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$273.15

Matching donations from our partners

-$377.28

Match offers toward project cost

-$320.69

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.59

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$67.45

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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