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Ms. Dillon ELA from Milwaukee WI is requesting materials related to food, clothing & hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help Hungry Students Stay Focused

Help me give my students M&Ms, chips, cookies, soda and other snacks to eat before going home.

  • $626 goal

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Celebrate Black Teachers and Students

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Project

These cookies, chips, candy bars, soda and other snacks will help students stay focused because they eat lunch so early, but leave school so late. I have been trying to keep students with something to snack on until they get home, but now I'm out of funds. We all know that students learn best when they are focused and not distracted by things such as hunger. Students lose focus and get upset when they are hungry, and I don't want them to lose interest in learning because of hunger. Your donations will help a lot of students, and I know with your help we can make this a success.

Hunger shouldn't be a reason students can't succeed in school, and with your help, we can make sure students stay focused on learning, not hungry during school.

Help feed these babies' bellies and I'll help feed their minds.

Ms. Dillon ELA
Grades 6-8

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
M&M'S, SNICKERS, 3 MUSKETEERS, SKITTLES & STARBURST Full Size Chocolate Candy Variety Mix 56.11-Ounce 30-Count Box • Amazon Business $23.97 4 $95.88
Frito Lay Flamin' Hot Mix, 6 Flavor Single Serve Cheetos, Doritos, Chester's & Funyuns Variety Pack, (40 Count) • Amazon Business $23.29 4 $93.16
SKITTLES & STARBURST Candy Full Size Variety Mix 62.79-Ounce 30-Count Box • Amazon Business $25.12 2 $50.24
Little Debbie Variety Pack, Zebra Cakes, Cosmic Brownies, Honey Buns, Oatmeal Creme Pies, and Swiss Rolls (1 Box Each) • Amazon Business $21.43 2 $42.86
TWIX Full Size Caramel Chocolate Cookie Candy Bar, 1.79 oz. 36-Count Box • Amazon Business $35.64 1 $35.64
Grandma's Cookies Variety Pack of 30 • Amazon Business $16.48 2 $32.96
KIT KAT Milk Chocolate Wafer Candy, Bulk, Individually Wrapped, 1.5 oz Bars (36 Count) • Amazon Business $32.12 1 $32.12
Mountain Dew Variety Pack: Dew, Major Melon, Spark (Rasp Lemonade) 12 Fl Oz (Pack of 18) • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
Frito-Lay Variety Pack, Party Mix, 40 Count • Amazon Business $23.29 1 $23.29
Trolli Sour Brite Mini Crawlers Gummy Worms, 2 Ounce, Pack of 18 • Amazon Business $20.30 1 $20.30
Nabisco Classic Mix Variety Pack, OREO Mini, CHIPS AHOY! Mini, Nutter Butter Bites, RITZ Bits Cheese, 20 Snack Packs • Amazon Business $8.68 2 $17.36
Bazooka Candy Brands Holiday Candy Box - 18 Count Lollipops W/ Assorted Flavors From Ring/ Push/ Baby Bottle Pop & Juicy Drop - Candy Gift Box For The Holidays - 15.8 Ounce (Pack Of 1) • Amazon Business $13.68 1 $13.68
Push Pop Lollipops Valentine’s Day Bulk Candy - 10 Count Individually Wrapped Lollipops In Various Fruity Flavors - Valentine’s Day Assorted Candy - Fun Valentine’s Candy Gift For Valentine’s Day • Amazon Business $10.65 1 $10.65

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