You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Fleischmann from Flushing NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.


The cost of basic school supplies from the Quill Corporation is $548, including shipping and <a target="new" href="" onclick="g_openWindow('', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $564 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hurricane Katrina devastated the landscape of our beautiful Gulf Coast. It has displaced tens of thousands of children who will not be able to start school in their hometown. This disaster has touched all of our lives. As the children of PS 165 enter my fifth grade class this year they have the comfort of knowing what lies ahead for them in a classroom well stocked with the tools needed for learning. The children of the Gulf Coast don't have this luxury. They will enter classrooms that are overcrowded and foreign to them. The towns who have taken these children in are to be commended on their compassion. The children here in NYC ask, "How can we help, we are so far away?" We can help. We can provide the essential materials that we take for granted. If funded, this proposal will ensure that the hurricane victims will get the pencils, rulers, protractors, compasses, calculators, dictionaries, and paper they need. But even more they will get personal notes from my children to encourage them to have faith and endure the hard times. The children of my class will learn to reach out and help others. No matter how hard their lives may seem, there are always others who need our help. Thank you for helping my class learn this valuable lesson.

Ms. Fleischmann
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Fleischmann is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
8-DIGIT DUAL POWER CALCULATOR -- Canon LS-82Z Handheld Calculator • Quill Corporation $6.29 30 $188.70
MEMO SHEETS, 4X6, 500-SHEETS -- Scratch Pads; 4x6" loose-leaf paper • Quill Corporation $3.86 5 $19.30
PENCIL, LADDIE WITH ERASER -- Dixon Laddie Pencils; With Eraser • Quill Corporation $3.59 5 $17.95
WEBSTERS II POCKET DICTIONARY -- Webster's II New Riverside Dictionary; Pocket 3rd Edition • Quill Corporation $3.23 30 $96.90
WESTCOTT COMPASS, SAFETY TIP -- Westcott Safety-tip Compass • Quill Corporation $0.98 30 $29.40
RIGID WOOD RULER,12'' LONG -- School Rulers; 12", Heavy-duty Wood • Quill Corporation $0.98 30 $29.40
6 PLASTIC PROTRACTOR -- Clear Plastic Protractor • Quill Corporation $0.44 30 $13.20

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


2 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"New York City","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[154],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NY","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":25865,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":30,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Fleischmann","authorIds":{"154":{"owner":"Ms. Fleischmann","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[25865],"proposalHash":"1228111106","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":22,"teacherChallengeId":31740,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":154,"schoolCounty":"Queens","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NY","name":"New York"}}