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Ms. Chin from Chicago IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help! We get a little hungry sometimes !

Help me give my students chips, juice, crackers, nuts and snacks for the class.

  • $294 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever heard of a quiet, preschool classroom? My class is the opposite of quiet. I have students who come to school and are eager to learn. My students live in a low-income area in the city. Our students are always ready to learn and help others. Many of our students depend on our school lunches and snacks for daily meals. We love to host fundraisers and collect donations for our families. We know they try to do their best and with our help, we can help their children succeed.

My Project

I am asking for is snacks for the classroom. Sometimes the children come to school hungry and I would like to keep snacks for them in the classroom. There are also days children ask if they can take a snack home because they know there might not be food on the table. I would like to keep a basket of snacks for the children to help themselves while they are at school or even to take a snack home. Children should not go home hungry or worry if they will eat that evening. I want them to know school is a safe place and that we are here to help them. Please help me fill my food basket in my classroom. Thank you for your help in advance!!

Ms. Chin
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Frito-Lay Doritos Nacho Cheese Chips, 1.75 oz., 64 Bags/Ct • $44.09 1 $44.09
Dole Fruit in Gel Cups 16 Count (220-00473) • $20.96 2 $41.92
Sahale Snacks Snack Mix, Cherry Cocoa Almond Coconut, 1.5 oz., 18/Carton (9386900086) • $26.09 1 $26.09
Ritz Crackers 'N Cheesy Dip, 30 Count • $24.29 1 $24.29
Honest Kids Organic Juice Drink Variety Pack, 6.75 fl. oz., 32 Count (12583) • $24.29 1 $24.29
Nabisco Cookies, Variety, 1 Oz., 40/Pack (220-00086) • $22.49 1 $22.49
KIND Pressed Bar, Mango Apple Chia, 1.2 Oz., 12/Box (PHW24063) • $19.79 1 $19.79
Black Forest Fruit Duos Mixed Pouches, Pack of 40 (FER01373) • $13.49 1 $13.49

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