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  • $749 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Pirzer
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 10 donors
  • $0 still needed

Help Our Band Program Grow!

My students need bocals for their bassoons because we are borrowing them and they have to be returned at the end of the year.

My Students

Have you ever wanted to be really good at something but didn't have the correct equipment or supplies to make it happen? I have many students that would like to play the bassoon but without the bocal they can not be played.

My students are very excited about music and love being in band.

I have three students that play bassoon this year and I am hoping to start several more next year. These students all earned a superior rating at Solo & Ensemble this year. My 7th grade bassoonist made the all-county band!

My Project

My 7th grade bassoonist's bocal broke right before his all-county band concert this year. We are currently borrowing a bocal from another school so that he can keep playing as we did not have the funds to replace it. At the end of the year we have to return the bocal and he will not have one to play on. Your donation will allow this student to continue playing and it will allow our program to have two more bocals for new students to start bassoon.

The band works as a team, so all instruments are very important to our performance.

Your donation will allow us to continue to have a bassoon section in the band and it will allow students to have more choices as they are beginning their musical career in band.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
C Bassoon Bocals • Woodwind and Brasswind $199.00 2 $398.00
C Bassoon Bocals • Woodwind and Brasswind $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$597.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$635.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.23

Total project goal

$748.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$748.19

9 Donors

-$448.19

Donations toward project cost

-$397.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.23

match offer

-$300.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$255.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.30

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 5 students.

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