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Mrs. Henderson from Port Arthur TX is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's Snack-a-licious!

My students need snacks each day for snack time before going home.

  • $476 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been teaching for 11 years and this last school year was really hard for the staff, students, and community because of how we suffered from Hurricane Harvey. They have lost so much and had to start their lives all over. I am glad to say that our community has shown tremendous strength and made it through this difficult time.

As the new school year begins, I am looking forward to continuing to serve the children and families to ensure academic success while building more home-school relationships.

I can't wait to meet the new faces in my class this year. Every year my students are filled with the eagerness to learn, meet new friends and grow as individuals. Every morning I have the opportunity to see their smiles and bright eyes as they say, “Good Morning,” and it gives me joy to be their teacher. I will do my best to help my students and their families get back to some type of normalcy even if it is supplying them with the simplest things. Education is always the key to success and providing my students with effective instruction and fun learning experiences is what I plan to do.

My Project

As an educator, I have seen first hand what hunger can do to a child while at school. A child that misses a meal or doesn't have enough to eat has difficulty focusing and learning during the day. I refuse to ignore a hungry child.

After a hard day of learning and working, I feel like my students deserve snacks every day to refuel their brain and finish up the instructional day.

In some cases, it is probably the last meal of the day for them. If I can help it, I will make sure my students receive the snack variety, including the crackers, chips, cookies and fruit snacks. These snacks will not only give my students that push to succeed and wrap up the day, but I know it will put a smile on their faces knowing that someone cares.

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Mrs. Henderson
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ultimate Snack Care Package, Variety Assortment of Chips, Cookies, Crackers & More, 40 Count • Amazon Business $16.99 3 $50.97
Nabisco Cookies & Crackers (20 Count) Variety Pack Fun Shapes Mix - (Single Serve 1.0 oz Bags), 4 Flavors: Teddy Grahams Honey, Teddy Grahams Chocolate, Mini Chips Ahoy & Animal Crackers • Amazon Business $6.98 4 $27.92
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 4 $27.92
Cheez-It Baked Snack Cheese Crackers, Original, Single Serve, 1.5 oz Bags (36 Count) • Amazon Business $12.39 2 $24.78
Frito-Lay Classic Mix Variety Pack, 35 Count • Amazon Business $11.98 2 $23.96
SOLO Paper Snack Bowl, 8 ounce, 192 count • Amazon Business $22.00 1 $22.00
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Classic Mix, 29 oz, Variety Pack, Box, Snack Packs, Pack Of 30 • Amazon Business $10.66 2 $21.32
Kellogg’s, Rice Krispies Treats Crispy Marshmallow Mini-Squares, Original, Single Serve, Display Box Caddy, 0.39 oz Bars (50 Count) • Amazon Business $8.17 2 $16.34
5 Ounce Clear Disposable Plastic Cups - Flexible and Crack Resistant - 300 count Bulk Pack • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Hefty Slider Plastic Food Storage Bags (Gallon, 30 Count, Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $15.92 1 $15.92
Bounty Select-a-Size Paper Towels, White, Huge Roll, 8 Count • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
Perfect Stix Paper Plate 9-300 Paper Plates White, 9" (Pack of 300) • Amazon Business $15.25 1 $15.25
VALUE PACK: Dixie® Plastic Tableware, 100 Heavyweight Teaspoons, & 100 Heavyweight Forks, White (200 Pieces) • Amazon Business $14.87 1 $14.87
TashiBox 12 oz clear plastic cups - 200 count - Disposable cold drink party cups • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
GSSUSA Halulu 25 Pcs 10"x5"x13" Kraft White Paper Handle Shopping Gift Merchandise Carry Retail Bags • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Halulu Brown Paper Bags - 6" x 4" x 12" Lunch Paper Bags - Pack of 100 • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Perfect Stix Paper Plate 6-300 6 Paper Plates White (Pack of 300) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Glad Food Storage and Freezer 2 in 1 Zipper Bags - Quart - 46 Count - 3 pack • Amazon Business $11.97 1 $11.97
Goodtimes Bathroom Cups, 3 oz 200 ea, Assorted designs (1, Contemporary) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$368.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$404.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.31

Total project goal

$475.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$475.39

3 Donors

-$134.20

Donations toward project cost

-$117.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.38

match offer

-$336.78

Match offer toward project cost

-$286.26

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.52

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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