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Coach Stanley from Lincoln CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Just Keep Swimming

Help me give my students swim equipment: pull buoys, hand paddles, and stopwatches.

  • $433 goal

This project expired on April 27, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

6 years ago, a student-athlete and I decided our High School needed a swim team. Even though we didn't have a pool on campus, and we had to jump (dive?) through a ton of hoops, we are still going strong. We swim at our local rec pool and we average approx. 60 swimmers. To date, we are still gaining momentum. Last year, our boys, 3/4 of whom were beginning swimmers, got first place in our league. A very spirited group!

My Project

The motto for our swim team is Competition, Courage, Connection, and Commitment. Your contribution will help us continue to build our team as we enter a new, and more competitive league. We are hoping to add hand paddles, pull buoys, and stopwatches to our equipment.

These materials will help us continue to build our swim team.

Our team has always been spirited, committed, and full of seasoned and beginning swimmers. We get athletes who have never been on a team before to athletes who have been swimming their whole lives.

The coaching staff for the LHS swim team is committed to creating lifelong athletes, esp in the water.

Coach Stanley
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 80 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fitness Gear Water Fitness Pull Buoy • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 9 $89.91
Speedo I.M. Tech Swim Paddle (M/L) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $19.99 4 $79.96
Speedo I.M. Tech Swim Paddle (S/M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $19.99 3 $59.97
Sportline 228 Giant Display Stopwatch • DICK'S Sporting Goods $24.99 2 $49.98

Materials cost

$279.82

Vendor shipping charges

$27.98

State sales tax

$25.60

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$367.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.87

Total project goal

$432.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$432.47

7 Donors

-$382.47

Donations toward project cost

-$325.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.37

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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