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Mr. Carmack from Columbus GA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Build Up Our Viola Section!

My students need a 15-inch viola for our growing beginning and advanced orchestra programs.

  • $463 goal

This project expired on September 23, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a very talented and diverse group who are energized to learn and continue learning how to play their instruments. Our school places the performing arts high on its priority list because of the positive impact that they can have on students' academic and social lives. These students want to grow as musicians and attain a high level of performance. Help my students reach their full potential in band and orchestra by having instruments that work. Anybody who has ever had a car or other equipment that didn't work well knows how frustrating it can be. Help us make music!

My Project

With this viola outfit my students will be able to perform with a better understanding of an ensemble sound, and our orchestra will be able to continue to grow. Having a quality Franz Hoffman viola to either begin or continue playing on is instrumental in succeeding in orchestra. Without a working instrument many students become discouraged and are unable to achieve success. These donations will help students across multiple grade levels reach their full potential in orchestra. They are enthusiastic about learning to play a string instrument, and this will only fuel that enthusiasm as we take our orchestra to the next level!

Mr. Carmack
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 160 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
110VA Sebastian Series Viola Outfit • Woodwind and Brasswind $335.00 1 $335.00

Materials cost

$335.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.12

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$393.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.38

Total project goal

$462.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$462.52

2 Donors

-$187.51

Donations toward project cost

-$159.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.13

match offer

-$275.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$233.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.25

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$0.00

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