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Mr. Butynski from Greenfield MA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Inflating Our School

Help me give my students the ability to have properly inflated balls for physical education and recess.

  • $203 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a trauma-heavy, poverty-stricken elementary school with a large population of homeless students and families.

Despite the obstacles they are faced with on a daily basis, the students are passionate about learning.

Their enthusiasm for learning is infectious.

In addition to their in-classroom learning, students also learn physical education, art, technology, and music. Seeing the smiles on the faces of so many of these children is highly rewarding and drives you as a teacher to continue giving them everything you have.

My Project

Our school has been fortunate enough to receive brand new soccer balls from our district and brand new basketballs from DonorsChoose this year and the students have been busy putting them to good use.

Now, we need an electric pump to keep them properly inflated.

We currently have a small hand pump to inflate the balls but with so many balls to inflate, we need a better way to do so. Having an electric pump would be the perfect thing for our classroom and ensure that all of our beautiful new equipment remains well-cared for and up to the standards that our students deserve.

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Mr. Butynski
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 250 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Champion Economy Electric Inflating Pump • DICK'S Sporting Goods $139.99 1 $139.99

Materials cost

$139.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.10

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$172.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.37

Total project goal

$202.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$202.46

2 Donors

-$202.46

Donations toward project cost

-$172.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.37

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$0.00

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