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Mrs. Darnisha from Oakland CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Food Pantry Extended

Help me give my students healthy snacks at the end of the day. Many students are hungry when they arrive and hungry again at the end of the day. This donation will provide more snacks for my students.

  • $958 goal

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My Students

I have an incredible class of 24 kindergarten students. We are a public school, based in East Oakland's Eastmont neighborhood. Most of my students live in the community. Many of my students are English learners. My TK class is incredibly inquisitive, active and ready to learn.

We are working daily towards perfecting the writing of our names, learning the letters and sounds of the alphabet, learning numbers and the foundations of reading.

As a class, we have a goal of learning and having fun every day!

My Project

Students will know that no matter what time of the day, they can have a good healthy snack in class. Students with rumbling tummies are not the best learners. By providing these basic necessities, students can start and end the day prepared to do their best. As a teacher I can know my students have the fuel they need to get the job done.

We have a refrigerator from a previous campaign.

We also have some snacks. This request includes things I forgot like utensils and paper cups and bowls. Also replacement hand sanitizers for our hand sanitizer dispensers. We are excited to continue adding to our pantry for our class and the school.

Mrs. Darnisha
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Isofrut Freeze Dried Fruit - Convenient and Delicious Pineapple, Berry Mix and Strawberry Banana Snacks Packed with Vitamins and Antioxidants - 10 Pack • Amazon Business $22.50 9 $202.50
Brothers-ALL-Natural Fruit Crisps, Variety Pack, 12 Count, 4.44 oz (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $22.63 8 $181.04
Don't Go Nuts Nut-Free Organic Snack Bars, Gorilla Power, Chewy Granola Bar with Chocolate Chips, 12 Count • Amazon Business $19.60 5 $98.00
Enjoy Life Seed & Fruit Mix, Soy free, Nut free, Gluten free, Dairy free, Non GMO, Vegan, Mountain Mambo, 1.63 Ounce Bags (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $20.24 4 $80.96
Horizon Organic, Low Fat Milk with DHA Omega-3, Vanilla, 8-Oz Aseptic Cartons (Pack of 12), Juice Box Alternative, Supports Brain Health • Amazon Business $12.74 6 $76.44
Don't Go Nuts Nut-Free Organic Snack Bars, Whitewater Chomp, Chewy Granola Bar with White Chocolate, 12 Count • Amazon Business $19.60 1 $19.60
Don't Go Nuts Nut-Free Organic Snack Bars, Blueberry Blast, Chewy Granola Bar with Blueberries, 12 Count • Amazon Business $19.60 1 $19.60
Horizon Organic, Lowfat Organic Milk Box, Strawberry, 8 Ounce (Pack of 18), Single Serve, Shelf Stable Organic Strawberry Flavored Lowfat Milk, Great for School Lunch Boxes, Snacks • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Tropicana 100% Juice Box, Strawberry Kiwi, 4.23oz, 44 Count • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99

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