You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Garrison from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Just the Basics

My students need some basic school supplies, such as pencils, erasers, kleenex, and ink for their printer.

  • $185 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are an amazing group of intelligent, hard-working, and kind fourth and fifth graders. They have dreams of going to college, and they deserve every opportunity we can give them.

Our school is a diverse public school in a low socioeconomic, urban area of California.

It is a school-wide Title I school, but we have also received the National Blue Ribbon and California Distinguished School awards. My students take great pride in their school and work together to make it the best school possible.

My Project

My students are in need of some basic supplies for the classroom. They need pencils, erasers, kleenex, and ink for their printer.

As the year goes on, our school tends to run out of money for basic supplies.

Pencils and erasers are essential for everyday assignments. We go through quite a few pencils in week. My students also love to write and publish their writing for all to read. The printer ink will allow them to continue to do this.

This year's flu season has taken a toll on our kleenex supplies. These boxes of kleenex will help us make it though flu and cold season.

Ms. Garrison
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Garrison is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dixon Ticonderoga Wood-Cased #2 HB Pencils, Box of 96, Yellow (13882) by Dixon Ticonderoga • Amazon Business $16.55 2 $33.10
Kleenex Ultra Soft Facial Tissues; 75 Tissues per Cube Box; 18 Count • Amazon Business $23.15 1 $23.15
MIROO Compatible Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP 920 920XL 2 Set+2BK,Compatible with HP Officejet 7000 7500 6500 6000 E709 6500a 7500a Printer(4 Black 2 Cyan 2 Magenta 2 Yellow) • Amazon Business $21.77 1 $21.77
MIROO Compatible Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP 920 920XL 2 Set+2BK,Compatible with HP Officejet 7000 7500 6500 6000 E709 6500a 7500a Printer(4 Black 2 Cyan 2 Magenta 2 Yellow) • Amazon Business $21.77 1 $21.77
PAP70520 - Paper Mate Pink Pearl Eraser • Amazon Business $7.49 2 $14.98

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


3 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Los Angeles","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1188621],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3063679,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":24,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Garrison","authorIds":{"1188621":{"owner":"Ms. Garrison","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3063679],"proposalHash":"-2018618657","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":213294,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTMwMDE5Nw==","MTE4ODYyMQ==","NTE2MDU3OQ=="],"teacherId":1188621,"schoolCounty":"Los Angeles","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}