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Mrs. Gironda from Wilmington NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It Ain't Easy Being GREEN- and FASHIONABLE!

My students need materials to create recycled and upcycled fashions! We are going GREEN (fashionably, of course!)...but we need some help!

  • $1,000 goal

This project expired on June 8, 2017.

This project expired on June 8, 2017.

My Students

Who are my students? They are a diverse, enthusiastic group of high school students, grades 9-12.

I teach students of all ability levels, from the absolute beginner to the accomplished artist…all in the same class!

The school where I teach is a Title 1 School and we are very diverse, serving students from a variety of cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.

My students are highly engaged in their work- and LOVE art class- and I love them! Thank you so much!

My Project

My classroom is a hot spot for FASHION!

My students LOVE to sketch their own fashion designs and create accessories...but with a GREEN twist!

It's all about recycled and up-cycled here- leaving an impression while NOT leaving a carbon footprint on the runway!

Right now my students create designs on makeshift dress forms- or each other! It really makes it difficult to create runway ready looks. It would be amazing to have some dress forms and supplies to help create our looks! I signed up for dress forms, masking tape, sewing supplies and other items that will inspire our earth friendly looks.

Mrs. Gironda
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Twin Fit Small Dress Form • Nasco $184.95 1 $184.95
Twin Fit Medium Dress Form • Nasco $184.95 1 $184.95
The Fashion and Design Curriculum • Nasco $99.95 1 $99.95
Scotch Mailing and Storage Tape Refill Roll • Nasco $6.55 10 $65.50
8 Polished Tailor Scissors • Nasco $7.39 7 $51.73
Foam Stand • Nasco $19.34 2 $38.68
PapierMch Display Form • Nasco $17.97 2 $35.94
Starter Sewing Kit • Nasco $4.00 5 $20.00
Nascos Sewing Kit • Nasco $19.15 1 $19.15
Fashion Design Studio Learn to Draw Figures, Fashion, Hairstyles, More • Nasco $17.25 1 $17.25
Large Eye Plastic Needles 234 Plastic Needles • Nasco $1.68 10 $16.80

Materials cost

$734.90

Vendor shipping charges

$73.49

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$849.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$149.90

Total project goal

$999.31

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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