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Ms. Benoit from New York NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Helping Our Kids Feel So Fresh and So Clean!

My students need undershirts, socks, hygiene products to help them feel clean and comfortable in class; and healthy snacks to help them stay focused in class and not on hunger.

  • $707 goal

This project expired on July 27, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Class is a 12:1:1 classroom. We currently have 13 students, 1 paraprofessional and 1 classroom teacher. We represent Haiti, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Brazil. My Kids are a excited group with a range of disabilities. We have ADD, ADHD, Emotional Disability, English Language Learners, Speech and Language Impairments and those who have Learning Disability. In this classroom we don’t let these disabilities limit our level of Intelligence. This is a bridge class for 7th and 8th graders.

My class has faced so much personal adversities that should have discouraged them from having high expectations like, losing one or both parents, medical setbacks, violence, bullying but push through because they want to be change agents.

Some of my students will be first generation high school students in their family and others first generation high school graduates. This classroom allows the students to learn without restrictions and to see themselves in a positive light.

My Project

When a child has a feeling of being clean, it allows them to let go of some of the stress they might feel about their home lives, and be able to focus on other things going on in the classroom.

Your donations for these hygiene products such as deodorant, body wash, undershirts and healthy snacks will allow the kids to take some control of their lives that are very much out of control.

This project can only help the kids in positive ways and help them be able to take control of things to make them feel more positive about themselves.

Ms. Benoit
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 13 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hanes Men's FreshIQ ComfortBlend Low Cut Socks, Black, Shoe Size: 6-12 (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $9.45 9 $85.05
Hanes Men's ComfortSoft Tanks 4 Pack, Small, Black Grey • Amazon Business $14.45 5 $72.25
Axe Hair Care - 2 in 1 Shampoo Plus Conditioner - Phoenix - Net Wt. 12 FL OZ (355 mL) Each - Pack of 3 • Amazon Business $15.72 3 $47.16
AXE Deodorant Stick for Men, Phoenix, 3 oz, 4 count • Amazon Business $15.56 3 $46.68
AXE Body Spray for Men, Phoenix 4 oz (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $23.06 2 $46.12
Hanes Comfort Soft Tagless Tanks 4-Pack, Black, Grey, or Black/Grey (Colors May Vary) M • Amazon Business $14.70 3 $44.10
AXE Body Wash for Men, Phoenix, 16 oz, 4 Count • Amazon Business $13.94 3 $41.82
Honey Maid Graham Crackers (Cinnamon, 14.4-Ounce Box, 12-Pack) • Amazon Business $36.00 1 $36.00
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Variety Pack Classic Mix, (Box of 30 bags) • Amazon Business $9.98 2 $19.96
Kashi Granola Bars, Chewy, Chocolate Almond & Sea Salt with Chia 24ct. by kashi (1 box) • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Hanes ComfortSoft Dyed Tank 4-Pack, Black/Grey, Large • Amazon Business $14.75 1 $14.75
KIND Bars, Caramel Almond & Sea Salt, Gluten Free, Low Sugar, 1.4oz, 12 Count • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Emergency Disposable Rain Ponchos - 10 Pack of Assorted Colors - Poncho with Drawstring Hood & Elastic Sleeve Ends - Plastic Rain Coat for Family Women Men Adults Teens & Kids • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Austin Cookies and Crackers Variety Snack Packs, 45 Count • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Planters Nut 24 Count-Variety Pack, 2 Lb 8.5 Ounce • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars Variety Pack, 58 Count, 49.1 Oz • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars Variety Pack, 58 Count, 49.1 Oz • Amazon Business $8.79 1 $8.79
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
Keebler Cookie and Cheez-It Variety Pack (20-Count) (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $6.72 1 $6.72

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