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Mrs. Almon from Hartford CT is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Healthy Snacks = Learning Minds

Help me give my students healthy snacks that will keep them healthy and energized to learn!

  • $231 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach first grade in a Title I school. Although my students may live in an impoverished neighborhood, my students are vibrant and will brighten up your day! They can be an energetic bunch! They are hard workers and love to show this to anyone who walks into our classroom or whoever they see in the hallway!

My students are an amazing group of children with different abilities and personalities.

They are busting at the seams to learn. They are excited to learn and grow.

My Project

Seven and half hours is a long day for learning! My students need brain fuel to get them through the day!

I am requesting snacks and treats to energize their learning!

I am requesting healthy snacks to keep their brains working and their energy levels stabilized to stay focused throughout the day. I am requesting treats to reward them for staying focused and working hard! Some of the snacks and treats are granola bars, fruit snacks, and cheese crackers.

Your generous donations will help my little first graders excited to learn and stay focused on their work! The snacks will keep them going all day from arrival to dismissal!

Mrs. Almon
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Frito Lay Snack Mix, Variety, 60/Carton (FRI92268) • Quill.com $33.99 1 $33.99
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, Cheddar, 1.5 Oz., 72/Carton (13539) • Quill.com $29.74 1 $29.74
WELCH'S Apple Orchard Medley and Berries 'n Cherries Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 66 Count • Amazon Business $19.96 1 $19.96
KIND PRESSED Bar, Dark Chocolate Strawberry, 1.34 oz, Pack of 12 (PHW25968) • Quill.com $19.12 1 $19.12
KIND Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate PLUS Protein Bars 1.41 oz. Bars, 12 Bars/Box • Quill.com $18.69 1 $18.69
Pressed by KIND Fruit Bars, Pineapple Banana Kale Spinach, No Sugar Added, Gluten Free, 1.2oz, 12 Count • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Pressed by KIND Fruit Bars, Mango Apple Chia, No Sugar Added, Gluten Free, 1.2oz, 12 Count • Amazon Business $14.79 1 $14.79
Stretch Island Fruit Leather Snacks Variety Pack - 0.5 Ounce Strips - Pack of 48 • Amazon Business $11.92 1 $11.92

Materials cost

$163.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$195.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.53

Total project goal

$230.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$230.18

2 Donors

-$227.68

Donations toward project cost

-$193.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.15

match offer

-$2.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$2.12

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.38

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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