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Ms. Olson from Kansas City KS is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hungry, Hungry High Schoolers!

Help me give my students have snacks during the school day and to take home with them if the cupboards are bare. I am requesting granola bars, crackers, flavored waters, and other favorites to use as rewards.

  • $1,224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from the inner city in Kansas City, KS. Our school is an alternative high school for students who have not been successful in traditional school settings.

One hundred percent of our students receive free lunch and most have very challenging situations at home.

Most of our students have experienced trauma in their lives including being homeless, extremely poverty-stricken, and battling emotional issues. Many have parents who are incarcerated or have been murdered.

Our teachers help with many of the student's​ basic needs, using there own money and resources.

My Project

I have a snack cabinet that the students can visit when they have reached their academic goals for the day and to take home if they need to.

Tasty and nutritious snacks such as chewy granola bars, Cheez-It crackers and Capri Suns serve as ecouragment.

School is a safe and welcoming environment for these students.

Healthy and tasty snacks serve as encouragement and as a reward for these very deserving students. Hunger among our students is a problem many face everyday. These items will help fill up our snack cabinet for the next few months. Our entire school apprecicate your kindness.

Ms. Olson
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 75 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Capri Sun Roarin' Waters Juice, 6 fl. oz. Pouches, Variety Pack, 40/Box (442) • Staples Advantage $17.29 12 $207.48
Cheez-It Original Cracker, 45/Ct (KEE71717) • Staples Advantage $23.79 6 $142.74
Doritos Nacho Cheese, 1 oz. bags, 50/Ct • Staples Advantage $32.99 4 $131.96
Quaker Chewy Granola Bar Chocolate Chip & Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Variety Pack 60 Count (220-00434) • Staples Advantage $25.49 4 $101.96
Grandma's Cookie Variety Pack, 36 Bags/Box (FRI14867) • Staples Advantage $14.99 6 $89.94
Austin Cracker Cookie Variety Pack, 45 count • Staples Advantage $14.99 5 $74.95
Welch's Mixed Fruit Snacks, 80 Calorie Pouches, Pack of 66 (PIM69866) • Staples Advantage $16.99 4 $67.96
Kar's Variety Pack, 24 Bags/Box (KAR08361) • Staples Advantage $22.49 3 $67.47
Nutri-Grain Cereal Bars Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry, & Strawberry, 48/Case • Staples Advantage $22.99 2 $45.98

Materials cost

$930.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$65.60

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,040.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$183.53

Total project goal

$1,223.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,223.53

4 Donors

-$1,223.53

Donations toward project cost

-$1,040.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$183.53

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$0.00

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