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Mrs. McMahon from Worcester MA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Feed Hungry Tummies

My students need healthy snacks for school, and snack packs to send home for the weekend.

  • $655 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students amaze me each and everyday! This kindergarten classroom is filled with students speaking a variety of languages, and come from all kinds of backgrounds. Some students are here as refugees from another country, some are currently living in homeless shelters with their families, while others live in apartments with several families.

Despite their circumstances the come to school each day ready to learn with a smile on their face!

My students work hard each and every day in order to get ready for first grade. Each student has similar but different goals to achieve each day and everyone is making progress toward their goal. I want all my students to be proud of their accomplishments no matter how small.

My Project

All of my hungry kindergarten students receive free breakfast and lunch at our school, however snack time and what they can eat at home are limited. I would like to be able to give my students snack here at school each afternoon.

I would also like to be able to send home a package of snacks over the weekend to the students that I know are having difficulty knowing where their next meal is going to be coming from.

These snacks will help my students focus more on their writing, reading and math practice and less on their growling tummies.

Mrs. McMahon
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Skinny Pop 100 Calorie Popcorn Snack, 0.65 Oz, 24 Count (220-00408) • Quill.com $29.74 5 $148.70
Frito Lay Sunchips Variety Pack, 1.5 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box • Quill.com $35.01 3 $105.03
Honey Maid Lil' Squares Honey Graham Crackers, 1.06 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Carton • Quill.com $24.64 4 $98.56
Sunshine Cheez-It Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box • Quill.com $22.94 4 $91.76
Frito Lay Variety Pack, Sunchips Mix, 30 Bags/Case • Quill.com $18.69 4 $74.76

Materials cost

$518.81

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$556.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$98.22

Total project goal

$654.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$654.81

3 Donors

-$654.81

Donations toward project cost

-$556.59

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$98.22

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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