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Ms. Summers from New York NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hurricane Katrina-Third Graders to Help

The cost of this proposal is $675, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $693 goal

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We stood on the playground and watched as the first plane struck the World Trade Center. Children around the country responded to our trauma by sending care packages to help ease our pain. Now we would like to do the same for the children who are victims of Hurricane Katrina. Our funds at our 98% free lunch school may be limited, but our hearts are full. Please help us send $500.00 in school supplies, which would include pencils, notebooks, glue sticks, scissors, markers, crayons, etc.

Ms. Summers
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Everett Pad amp Paper Ruled 16 Lb Filler Paper, 3-Hole Punched, Wide Ruled With Margin, 8 1/2quot x 11quot, Ream Of 500 Sheets • Office Depot Inc. $4.31 20 $86.20
Bienfang(R) Drawing Pad, 50 Pages, 9quot x 12quot • Office Depot Inc. $4.31 20 $86.20
Fiskars(R) Softgrip(R) Scissors For Kids, Grades K-5, 5quot Pointed Tip • Office Depot Inc. $3.14 20 $62.80
Staedtler(R) Handheld Pencil Sharpeners, Chrome, Pack Of 4 • Office Depot Inc. $2.96 10 $29.60
Mead(R) Marble Composition Book, Wide-Ruled, 100 Pages, 7 1/2quot x 9 3/4quot • Office Depot Inc. $1.61 120 $193.20
Dixon(R) Ticonderoga Pencils, 2 Soft Lead, Yellow Barrel Color, Box of 12 • Office Depot Inc. $0.80 20 $16.00
Fiskars(R) Schoolworks(R) Plastic Rulers, 12quot • Office Depot Inc. $0.71 20 $14.20

Materials cost

$488.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$567.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$124.65

Total project goal

$692.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$692.50

1 Donor

-$653.03

Donations toward project cost

-$568.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.03

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$39.65

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$0.00

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