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Mr. Coffey from Yonkers NY is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

LCD Computer Monitor for My Wonderful Class!

My special education students need an LCD monitor for their classroom desktop computer.

  • $182 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

I work at a special education school, servicing emotionally disturbed, learning disabled, and other special education classified students. Our students come from low socioeconomic backgrounds. Over 95% of the student body is eligible for free lunch and over 90% receive public assistance. The school’s ethnicity is as follows: 60% Hispanic, 30% African American, 8% Caucasian, and 2% Asian. These factors come together and place our children at a huge disadvantage, but we are committed to providing them with a rigorous academic and therapeutic program. I teach science and math to these special students, and we are in need of a new LCD monitor for our computer. We currently have an old, clunky monitor that is in poor condition. A new monitor would allow my students to see crisper images when using the computer for classroom assignments, projects, and research. An LCD monitor is a vital component to an up-to-date computer center. Two other teachers in my building recently received new monitors, and it is like having a brand new computer. Despite their specialized learning needs, many of my students still aspire to attend college. They are encouraged to strive for their goals, both big and small. Thank you so much for considering my wonderful students!

Mr. Coffey
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 175 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Smart Buy W17E 17 Widescreen LCD • CDW Inc. $125.68 1 $125.68

Materials cost

$125.68

Vendor shipping charges

$12.57

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$149.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.74

Total project goal

$181.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$181.88

1 Donor

-$90.94

Donations toward project cost

-$74.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.37

match offer

-$90.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$74.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.37

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$0.00

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