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Ms. Kreinbring from Chicago IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning to Cook and Eat Well

Help me give my students the supplies we need to chop and prepare fresh, healthy food as part of our cooking class.

  • $296 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in an urban area and they come to school every day because they want to grow, improve and make a better life for themselves and their families. This particular class is a Healthy Cooking class that student opt to join as part of our schools colloquium program. I have been running this popular program at my school for a number of years now, and it's great to see students become more adventurous eaters and learn to love healthier options!

My students, coming from busy, working households, want to learn more about culinary arts and how to cook healthy meals and snacks for themselves and their families.

My Project

Each week, students come excited to learn about new dishes they can prepare in class and later at home. They are always eager for this hands-on learning experience and each week they tell me how they tried out these skills at home and how well their families liked what they made. Using fresh ingredients, though, requires supplies such as cutting board and measuring cups.

I buy the majority of the ingredients we need from week to week with my own money, but having supplies such as these will help a lot in making the kitchen a better place to cook!

Ms. Kreinbring
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Simply Organic Starter Spice Gift Set • Amazon Business $31.67 1 $31.67
Durable Kitchen Knife Set, German High-carbon Steel Forged Knives, 5-Piece Sharp Knife Set for Slicing, Paring, Chopping, Seamless Ergonomic Handle for Professional Cooking (Black) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
T-fal E91898 Ultimate Hard Anodized Scratch Resistant Titanium Nonstick Thermo-Spot Heat Indicator Anti-Warp Base Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe PFOA Free Glass Lid Cookware, 12-Inch, Gray • Amazon Business $23.85 1 $23.85
U-Taste 10 Piece Measuring Cups and Spoons Set in 18/8 Stainless Steel • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
GORILLA GRIP Original Reversible Cutting Board (3-Piece), BPA Free, Juice Grooves, Larger Thicker Boards, Easy Grip Handle, Dishwasher Safe, Non-Porous, Extra Large, Kitchen (Set of Three: Black) • Amazon Business $17.29 1 $17.29
TashiBox 12 oz clear plastic cups - 200 count - Disposable cold drink party cups • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
MR. SIGA Heavy Duty Scrub Sponge, 24 Count, Size:11 x 7 x 3cm, 4.3" x 2.8" x 1.2" • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Settings Cutlery Forks 400 Count Disposable Plastic White • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Latest 2-pc Kitchen Spatula Set - Lifetime Replacement Warranty - Multipurpose Solid And Slotted Spatulas -Nylon Utensils That Never Scratch Nonstick, Enamel, Teflon, Glass And Pyrex Pots And Pans • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Settings Cutlery Soup Spoons 400 Count Disposable Plastic White • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
Mrs. Meyer´s Clean Day Dish Soap, Lavender, 16 fl oz, 3 ct • Amazon Business $9.34 1 $9.34
Seasoning Bundle - 2 Items: McCormick's Sea Salt Grinder 2.12 Oz. and McCormick's Black Peppercorn Grinder 1.0 Oz. • Amazon Business $9.30 1 $9.30
Vremi 3 Piece Plastic Measuring Cups Set - BPA Free Liquid Nesting Stackable Measuring Cups with Spout and Decorative Red Blue and Green Handles - includes 1, 2 and 4 Cup with Ml and Oz Measurement • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Norpro Nylon Nonstick 13-Inch Slotted Spatula • Amazon Business $4.17 1 $4.17

Materials cost

$217.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$251.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.33

Total project goal

$295.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$295.52

4 Donors

-$295.52

Donations toward project cost

-$251.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.33

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$0.00

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