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Dr. Cox from Lake Worth FL is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Instrument Overhaul: Baritone Edition (Part 1)

Help me give my students a baritone to use in our marching band.

  • $3,027 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

At our high school, we are fortunate to have an incredibly diverse student body. Our band students are incredibly driven young people who are working to become leaders and valuable members of our community through music.

We are working together to create a culture that values music education, and all that music can teach us.

We take our natural skills and talents and put them to work in our band program. We learn from each other and we teach others to love music.

My Project

Our school is the oldest school in our county and our instruments are showing their age. Most of our marching band instruments are in complete disrepair and can no longer be repaired.

We are asking for a baritone to replace the derelict baritones that we are currently forced to use in our marching band.

Our students make due with what we have, but we're getting to the point where our potential is limited because of the equipment that we're using. We are excited to continue to grow our program and compete at the state level in marching band, but we will only be able to do so with equipment that functions properly.

Dr. Cox
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
YBH-301M Series Marching Bb Baritone • Woodwind and Brasswind $2,504.99 1 $2,504.99

Materials cost

$2,504.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$37.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,572.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$453.98

Total project goal

$3,026.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$3,026.54

1 Donor

-$514.51

Donations toward project cost

-$514.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$2,421.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$2,058.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$363.19

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$90.80

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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