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Mr. Sylaj from Yonkers NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help my Students Have Basic Items Like Scissors and Glue!

Help me give my students have basic items like scissors, and glue sticks!

  • $201 goal

This project expired on March 6, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing and really want to learn as much as I want to teach them! My students are around 11 and 12 years old, most are from Latin America and receive free lunch. Our school is huge. We have over 1,000 students, and we lack all major resources. We go from Pre-K to 8th grade, with mono- and bilingual classes. Lastly, we are in the fourth largest city in our state. Thank you for reading about my students!

My Project

I am requesting two really simple items for our classroom. Yes, just two. We really need a lot of glue sticks- these glue sticks will be shared with everyone in the school that might need one. It would be such a great thing to have such an item. It is so basic, but so needed. Think about working on a project? What do almost all projects need? glue! yes!

The second and last item I am requesting is scissors, another basic item- once again- think about it again, what is the next major problem needed to complete projects?

Scissors! Yes!

I hope you're able to donate to our school so we can have these basic materials.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 85 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Elmer's All Purpose School Permanent Glue Sticks, 0.24 Oz., 60/Pack (E501) • Staples Advantage $22.02 4 $88.08
Westcott Bent All Value 8" Stainless Steel Standard Scissors, Blunt Tip, Assorted, 3/Pack (13023/13403) • Staples Advantage $9.99 5 $49.95

Materials cost

$138.03

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$170.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.02

Total project goal

$200.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$200.12

2 Donors

-$200.12

Donations toward project cost

-$170.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.02

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$0.00

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