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Ms. Blackwell from Charlotte NC is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

It's Tea Time for the Gamma Psi/GEMS Girls Group!

My students need plates, napkins, cups and decorations to celebrate their growth and maturation as a Gamma Psi and to celebrate their mothers at our Annual Mother and Daughter Tea Party!

  • $242 goal

This project expired on July 27, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a Title I elementary school, full of energetic, smart and talented students, who have a yearning for learning and exploring their artistic talents. The population of our school is made up of hard-working families, who sometimes do not have the financial support required to provide their students with the resources, needed to be academically successful. In my school, all of our students qualify for free breakfast and lunch. For some of our students, they may endure other situations due to their low economic status. Nevertheless, our students are resilient and are ready to learn something new, every day!

The students of my school deserve to have the opportunities and experiences, that fosters and cultivates their love for learning.

Teachers and staff members strive to provide meaningful learning experiences, as well as opportunities for the students to develop their artistic talents.

My Project

The Gamma Psi and GEMS girls groups, provides the girls of HRA with a safe space to learn, grow and mature during the most important developmental years of their lives. This would be the second year of these clubs at our school and we have started a tradition of a Mother and Daughter Tea Party. The tea party is a celebration that the girls look forward to, as it is a time for them to show their learned etiquette and celebrate their mothers and/or the special lady in their life that they admire.

These materials are essential in providing an opportunity for Highland Renaissance Academy's girls groups to commemorate their learning, growing and maturing as young, productive ladies.

The plates, cups, napkins and utensils will be utilized as essential celebration supplies. The decorations, place holders and mug decorations will be used to adorn the celebration space, making it a beautiful occasion for the ladies.

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

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 525 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wedding Party Decorations 42 pcs Gold Mint Green Pink Peach Cream Tissue Paper Pom Poms Flowers Tissue Tassel Garland Gold Glitter Five-pointed Star Garland Kit • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Tea Time Tea Party Decorate Your Own Favor Cups (Value 2-Pack: 12 ct) • Amazon Business $10.95 3 $32.85
Disposable Paper Dessert Plates Color Party Tableware, Round, Pale Pink, 7", Pack of 20. • Amazon Business $4.84 5 $24.20
Gold 12 Pack Premium Disposable Plastic Tablecloth 54 Inch. x 108 Inch. Rectangle Table Cover By Dluxware • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
5 oz Clear Plastic Cups | Small Disposable Cups | Old Fashioned Tumblers | 100 Pack | Beverage Party Cups | Hard Plastic Drinking Cups | Ideal for Wine, Cocktails & Punch [Drinket] • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Bigelow Black Tea Variety Pack, 120 Bags, Plantation Mint, Lemon Lift, Constant Comment, English Teatime, Earl Grey and Vanilla Chai • Amazon Business $12.86 1 $12.86
Kate Aspen 25337NA Tea Time Whimsy Collection-Teapot & Teacup Place Card Holders (Set of 6), One Size, Pink • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
Party Dimensions 300 Count Cutlery Combo Box, Clear • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Vanity Fair Everyday Napkins, 400 Count Paper Napkins (2 Packs of 200 Napkins) (Packaging Design May Vary) • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89

Materials cost

$160.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.54

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$205.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.30

Total project goal

$242.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$242.00

4 Donors

-$119.24

Donations toward project cost

-$104.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.89

match offer

-$119.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$101.35

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.89

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.52

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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