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Ms. A. from Atlanta GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hey Rain, Go Away

Help me give my students an opportunity to stay dry as they walk to school during inclement weather.

  • $1,177 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Many of the students in my teaching community come to school with a smile and an eager learning attitude, they have challenges that they have to overcome before coming to school.

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school, in Atlanta, I know that my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom.

These young scholars want to learn and make good choices. Sometimes peer pressure may sneak in and cause them not to make the best choices.

My Project

Umbrellas were designed to help protect us during inclement weather. I am requesting umbrellas for my scholars. I want the scholars at my school to have an umbrella to use. During inclement weather, the attendance drops. Many of the scholars that attend my school walk to school. I want to help get rid of any excuse or hindrance for my scholars. I want the scholars at my school to be successful. Staying dry during inclement weather is one way. Having an umbrella will encourage the scholars to take a risk be brave and walk to school or wait for the bus and stay dry.

Ms. A.
Grades 3-5
  • Towns Elementary School
  • Atlanta, GA
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nickelodeon Little Boys TMNT Slicker and Umbrella Rainwear Set, Black/Green, Age 6-7 • Amazon Business $19.99 9 $179.91
Hasbro Little Girls My Little Pony Best Friends Slicker and Umbrella Rainwear Set, Pink, Age 6-7 • Amazon Business $19.99 9 $179.91
DC Comics Little Boys Batman Superman Slicker and Umbrella Rainwear Set, Grey Batman, Age 6-7 • Amazon Business $19.50 9 $175.50
Disney Little Girls Frozen or Minnie Mouse Slicker and Umbrella Rainwear Set, Age 6-7 • Amazon Business $19.50 9 $175.50
Kidorable Boys' Little Shark Umbrella, Gray, One Size • Amazon Business $18.00 4 $72.00
Kung Fu Smith Women Half Automatic Clear Flower Bubble Dome Shape Wind Stick Rain Umbrella, Pink • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Hasbro Girls Little Pony 'Squeeze and Flap' Fun Rainwear Umbrella, Blue, Age 3-7 • Amazon Business $12.99 4 $51.96

Materials cost

$894.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$61.74

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$999.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$176.45

Total project goal

$1,176.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,176.36

2 Donors

-$203.28

Donations toward project cost

-$199.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.30

match offer

-$941.09

Match offer toward project cost

-$799.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$141.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$31.99

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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