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Mrs. Woods from Atlanta GA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Fuel Our Brains With Snacks!

My students need juice, chips, and other snacks to help them focus in class.

  • $572 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The days of having students sit quietly in desks lined up in a row listening to lectures are long gone. My students thirst for hands-on learning. They enjoy working with their peers, participating in class projects, and being creative.

Often times, they don't come to school with the tangible tools they need to learn.

When these tools are provided, they thrive academically and socially. My school is located in a low-income area, and many of the students live within walking distance of the school. Many of them are responsible for getting themselves up and ready for school without the assistance of an adult. There are times when this causes them to be late for school, but they do the best they can to catch up with the activities they missed. These same students have trouble getting the materials they need to complete classroom assignments and projects. I don't take off points for not having materials. I do my best to provide each of my students with the tools they need to ensure equity and fairness.

My Project

My kids are always hungry. Due to the low economic status of the area I teach in, I know my students' families don't have the money to always provide them with snacks to get them through the school day. I want to try to keep snacks in my class so that I can be the one to provide them.

My goal is to have enough snacks in my class to last me so I can always provide the nourishment they need.

I always feel helpless when my kids are hungry, and I give them my own snacks sometimes that I bring from home and let them share so they can get through the rest of the day feeling nourished. Hopefully these snacks will help with me providing them the food they need to get through the day.

Mrs. Woods
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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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) • Staples Advantage $36.99 2 $73.98
Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats, 1.3 oz. Bars, 20 Bars/Box • Staples Advantage $19.49 3 $58.47
Juicy Juice, Slim Variety Pack, Apple, Berry, Grape, Punch, 6.75 oz., 32/CT • Staples Advantage $25.99 2 $51.98
Nabisco Cookie & Cracker Classic Mix Variety, 1 Oz, 40 Count (220-00086) • Staples Advantage $24.99 2 $49.98
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Box • Staples Advantage $47.99 1 $47.99
BlueBird 100% Apple Juice, 5.5 oz. Cans, 48/Case • Staples Advantage $41.39 1 $41.39
Sunshine Cheez-It Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box • Staples Advantage $38.49 1 $38.49
Izze Clementine Sparkling Juice, 8.4 oz., 24 Cans/Case • Staples Advantage $35.99 1 $35.99
Austin Zoo Animal Crackers, 2 oz. Bags, 36 Bags/Box • Staples Advantage $21.99 1 $21.99

Materials cost

$420.26

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$29.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$485.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.69

Total project goal

$571.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$571.25

2 Donors

-$285.62

Donations toward project cost

-$242.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.84

match offer

-$285.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$242.78

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.84

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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