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Mrs. Walker from Madisonville TN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Me Create

My students need personal toiletries to help create a sense of normalcy and pride in their everyday life.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a rural county in Tennessee where poverty and unemployment rates are extremely high.

My students come from a high poverty, rural area and financial constraints often prevent access to technology and school supplies for academic projects.

Many of them are being raised in single-parent households and receive free lunch based on their socioeconomic status.

These things may prevent them from getting ahead in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical". We take for granted the access we have to toiletries and other resources. I hope to inspire my students to collaborate on projects and to continue to build lifetime skills.

My Project

My students need personal hygiene kits so they can have a sense of normalcy in their lives. Many or displaced or homeless, and they will not have access to necessary bathing items. They either don't have to money, or need training to gain these important life skills. By teaching them the importance of self care, we can affect their entire life and future success. We can help them for the rest of their lives get jobs and present themselves well. We can really change how they perceive themselves and their future. We can help them achieve so much more in high school.

Mrs. Walker
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Convenience Kits Men's Deluxe, Man On the Go, 9 Piece Travel Kit • Amazon Business $13.50 4 $54.00
CONVENIENCE KITS Women’s Deluxe Travel Toiletry Kit, Garnier Fructis, Travel Accessories and Essentials, Travel Shampoo and Conditioner, Travel Toiletries, Gifts for Women, 10-Piece Travel Kit • Amazon Business $9.72 5 $48.60

Materials cost

$102.60

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.67

Total project goal

$157.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.81

2 Donors

-$153.00

Donations toward project cost

-$133.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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