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Mr. Martinez from Brownsville TX is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Guitars: Each One Makes A Difference

My students need 1 classical guitar.

  • $280 goal

This project expired on September 14, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Today the guitar is the most popular instrument in the world. Our school has a music program but not enough instruments. One more guitar would really open doors for opportunity; not only for one child but for other children every year.

My elementary students are always excited and highly self motivated when playing instruments; they never want to leave the music room.

They attend a public school of high poverty in Texas. Students are always rotated on instruments due to the shortage. One more guitar would give so many students the opportunity to play.

My Project

Today it is a proved fact that schools with fine arts perform better across all subjects. These resources will provide more opportunities for students by maximizing instructional time, improve technique, and giving them a chance to serenade. Serenades are a tradition in their culture. Students will learn authentic musicianship and develop in artistry. These resources are an incentive to music and academics.

You donations to this request will truly make a difference.

Without theses resource, students will never be ready for a performance or a serenade. The impact for children is always a life learning experience. With your help these students will have the best music experience; students will be making music.

Mr. Martinez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 1 student.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RC12 Regent Series Classical Guitar • Woodwind & Brasswind $199.99 1 $199.99

Materials cost

$199.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$237.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.00

Total project goal

$279.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$279.99

1 Donor

-$140.00

Donations toward project cost

-$119.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

match offer

-$139.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$118.99

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

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$0.00

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