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  • 3 donors
  • $176 goal

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Mrs. McKinney
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

I Miss Them So!

Help me give my students the chance to receive a letter in the mail to lift their spirits during this uncertain time with stamps, envelops, and colored pens.

My Students

Do you remember your days in elementary school? Well, I do, and nothing really stands out for me. At our school, we are creating a new environment where our students are proud to say where they attend. Our students have a sense of school pride and community. My students are very eager to come to school​ and learn.

Our students attend a Title I school, where all of the students receive one hundred percent, free or reduced-price lunch, and range from pre-kindergarten through fourth grade.

Many of our students have economic​ hardships, yet come to school each day and give their all. Many of our students experience things that are out of their control and seek help from me, their school counselor.

My Project

I left school on a Friday afternoon with lessons laid out for that Monday, as well as plans for an upcoming reward celebration for my students. As we all know COVID-19 hit us pretty hard and pretty fast and schools were closed. I need a way to connect with my students that is not technology-based.

Receiving a letter in the mail is always special!

My goal is to use the note card packs, stamps, and colorful pens to write letters to as many students as I can to lift their spirits in such an uncertain time. As the school counselor it is my job to continue to help with their social and emotional well-being however I can.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
USPS Purple Heart Forever Stamps - 100 Stamps (5 Sheets of 20) • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
50 Blank Cards With Envelopes - Set of 50 Different 4x6 Inch Blank Greeting Cards w/Colored Envelopes & Gold Seals. Colorful Designs - No Repetition. All Occasion Note Cards with Envelopes Set • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Tree-Free Greetings ECOnotes Blank Note Cards, Matching Envelopes, Blank Stationary Card Set, 4" x 6", French Bulldog Pop Art, Pack of 12 (FS56338) • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
iBayam Journal Planner Pens Colored Pens Fine Point Markers Fine Tip Drawing Pens Porous Fineliner Pen for Bullet Journaling Writing Note Taking Calendar Coloring Art Office School Supplies, 18 Colors • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

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This project will reach 327 students.

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