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  • $1,424 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Coach Matt
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 10 donors
  • $0 still needed

Help the Huskies!

Help me give my students proper equipment for our middle school football program; helmets, pants, and shoulder pads.

My Students

Our students at OES work very hard in the classroom and outside of it. Although, we are two rural elementary schools in Greene County, TN, the students make the best of the resources given to them. They are always charismatic and eager to participate. Every day they bring a positive attitude and show a willingness to try their best at the tasks being placed in front of them. We are proud of the attitude they show at our schools and how they represent them! They make teaching them very enjoyable for the faculties of these two schools.

My Project

This equipment will help our middle school football program out tremendously. We have a lot of equipment that does not properly fit many of our players. Some of our younger players have difficulty keeping their helmets from moving around while they're wearing it. They also find that their shoulder pads and pants are way too big for them. For safety reasons, it would be ideal to get equipment that correctly fits a player.

Safety is my top priority as the head football coach at our school.

We could use equipment that is up to date with today's standards and fits most of our players. We would like to have several newer model helmets and newer shoulder pads to ensure that our players' best interests are in mind.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Riddell Youth Victor-I Football Helmet (S/M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $149.99 3 $449.97
Riddell Youth Victor-I Football Helmet (L/XL) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $149.99 1 $149.99
Adidas Youth Premium Integrated Football Pants (S) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $33.74 4 $134.96
Schutt DS Flex 2.0 Youth Shoulder Pads (M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $59.99 2 $119.98
Schutt DS Flex 2.0 Youth Shoulder Pads (L) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $59.99 2 $119.98
Schutt DS Flex 2.0 Youth Shoulder Pads (S) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $59.99 2 $119.98
Adidas Youth Premium Integrated Football Pants (M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $33.74 2 $67.48

Materials cost

$1,162.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$17.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,209.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$213.49

Total project goal

$1,423.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,423.27

9 Donors

-$703.66

Donations toward project cost

-$609.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$93.89

match offer

-$705.89

Match offer toward project cost

-$600.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$105.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.72

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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This classroom project was brought to life by Mission Tiger and 9 other donors.

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