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Mrs. Dorsey from N Charleston SC is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hygiene Helpers

My students need a variety of hygiene products such as laundry detergent, deodorant, toothbrushes, and toothpaste to assist with their personal health.

  • $487 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a Title l school in North Charleston, SC. Many students in my class come from low-income families and face impoverished living conditions. Many others come from families who do not speak English.

Despite all of the hardships they have experienced in their young lives, my students come to school with a smile on their face and ready to learn each day!

These students work their hardest to be the best version of themselves that they can be!

My Project

As an adult it can be difficult for me to concentrate on and complete tasks each day without feeling clean and refreshed. But, that is the reality many of my students face on a daily basis. I have witnessed several students walking in to start their day with dirty clothes. This causes the students to not only be in a bad mood, but causes a lack of concentration that they can't overcome on their own. As their teacher, it is my job to make sure my students are taken care of so they can concentrate on learning at school. My students need a variety of hygiene products such as laundry detergent, deodorant, toothbrushes, and toothpaste to assist with their personal health. Thank you in advance for providing my students with a supply of products that can help improve their focus throughout the school day as well as their moods.

Mrs. Dorsey
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tide Liquid Laundry Detergent Smart Pouch, Original Scent, HE Turbo Clean, Pack of three 48 oz. pouches, 93 loads • Amazon Business $19.99 8 $159.92
Dove Advanced Care Antiperspirant & Deodorant Stick, Cool Essentials, Travel Size 0.5 Ounce (Pack of 8) • Amazon Business $11.27 5 $56.35
Tide Liquid Laundry Detergent Smart Pouch, Free & Gentle HE, Pack of three 48 oz. pouches, 93 loads • Amazon Business $17.99 3 $53.97
BERGMAN KELLY Soap Bars, Shampoo and Conditioner 3-Piece Travel Amenities Hotel Toiletries In Bulk Guest Size Bottles and Bars (Short Stay 0.5 Oz, 50 Pack) • Amazon Business $43.99 1 $43.99
Colgate Total Whitening Gel Toothpaste, 4.2 ounce (6 Pack) • Amazon Business $10.48 3 $31.44
Colgate Premier Classic Clean Medium Toothbrush (Card of 12) • Amazon Business $7.82 1 $7.82

Materials cost

$353.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$24.92

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$413.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.01

Total project goal

$486.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$486.72

5 Donors

-$387.72

Donations toward project cost

-$329.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.16

match offer

-$99.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$84.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.85

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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