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Mr. Lawson from White Lake MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

H. High Fishing Club

My students need fishing rods, vests, fishing lines, spincast combos, fishing lures and bait to begin our fishing adventure. All of these materials will go to the students and their individual use.

  • $484 goal

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My Students

Our students are alternative learners who attend a small Title 1 high school near White Lake, Michigan. We are looking to start an after-school Fishing Club for our students to participate in. We need funds to provide licenses, gear and running costs for such a program. We are hoping such a program would bring our students together and create a sense of community. There are not a lot of after-school programs available at our school. We would like to change that and it begins with our Fishing Club.

My Project

This project will provide an opportunity for our students to associate with one another and create a sense of community amongst them. The Fishing Club will take two students out each week to fish and one Saturday per month.

We will teach students the basics of bass, pike and gill fishing, using a variety of tackle and tactics.

The costs associated with the club will most likely be the costliest in starting it up after that running costs will not be so significant and could be maintained easily. The fishing rods, vests, fishing lines, spincast combos, fishing lures and bait will allow students to actively participate in our Fishing Club for some time.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Abu Garcia Ike Dude Fishing Rod and Spinning Reel Combo, 6 Feet, Medium Power, Two-Piece • Amazon Business $16.80 4 $67.20
Stearns Adult Classic Series Vest, 3000004475, Blue, Universal • Amazon Business $21.82 3 $65.46
SpiderWire Stealth • Amazon Business $10.47 6 $62.82
Zebco Fishing 404 Spincast Combo • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
Yamamoto 5-07-301 Kreature Green Pum-Packin W/Green & Purple • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
YOGAYET Fishing Hard Spinner Lure Spinnerbait Pike Bass 17.5g/0.62oz 5pcs • Amazon Business $10.99 3 $32.97
Aorace 10Pcs/Lot 14cm 23g Artificial Bait Minnow Fishing Lures Plastic Hard Baits Lure Fishing Lures Kit for Bass Trout Crankbaits Jerkbaits Saltwater • Amazon Business $13.59 2 $27.18
Fishcm Hard Fishing Lures Topwater Lures for Freshwater,Fishing Tackle Lure Kit Set (20pcs Set) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Ogori 30 PCS Fishing Lures Assorted Laser Crankbaits 3D Simulation Hooks Minnow/Popper/VIB/for Trout Lures • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$375.54

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$411.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.56

Total project goal

$483.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$483.73

3 Donors

-$241.86

Donations toward project cost

-$205.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.28

Matching donations from our partners

-$241.87

Match offers toward project cost

-$205.59

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.28

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$0.00

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