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Mrs. Kiritsy from Worcester MA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hungry Children

Help me give my students get the foods they need to just have a dinner or a lunch!

  • $317 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day. I ask them, "Who is the best class in the whole world?" and they reply, "We are!" I want them to know I believe in them and they can do anything.

I teach at an inner city school where 100 percent of our students qualify for free breakfast and lunch.

Many of my students receive backpack food on the weekend from the food pantry that I run in our school for our families. Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can so they can be successful one day.

My Project

My school children need these foods because they do not have enough foods in there homes. Some of them only get the two meals we give them in school. I send these food home in a backpack during the weekends so they will have foods to eat when they are not in school. If you support this project, you are helping me feed hungry children. These children need my help and they definitely need your help! These foods will help the not go to bed hungry . This is a necessary factor in helping these children. Your support will make a huge difference! Thank you.

Mrs. Kiritsy
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Campbells Microwaveable Soup at Hand, Chicken with Mini Noodles, 10.75 oz. Cans, 8 Cans/Box • Quill.com $24.64 3 $73.92
Kraft Easy Mac Original Macaroni & Cheese Dinner, 2.05 oz. Microwavable Tubs (Pack of 10) (GEN01641) • Quill.com $17.08 3 $51.24
Barilla Italian Entrees, Tomato & Basil Penne, 6 Packs/Box • Quill.com $23.79 2 $47.58
Combos Snacks Cheddar Cheese Pretzels, 1.80-oz., 18/Box • Quill.com $11.04 3 $33.12
Nabisco Mini Oreo Chocolate Sandwich Cookies, 1 oz, 12 count • Quill.com $5.86 5 $29.30

Materials cost

$235.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$268.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.42

Total project goal

$316.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$316.11

1 Donor

-$316.11

Donations toward project cost

-$268.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.42

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$0.00

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