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Mrs. Smith from Olivehurst CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Left Shoe Right Shoes!

Help me give my students shoes that fit right. My students need shoes to protect their feet and help them participate in physical activities!

  • $435 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our favorite chant is, "In our class we try and try again!"

My students come from a high poverty school district where 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

The challenges that face them at home are almost insurmountable. Curious, excited, and willing to work hard, my students love coming to school! They thrive in a creative environment where they help set their learning goals and are provided with multiple ways to learn and solve problems. Hard work is rewarded and relationships are built and nourished. My hope is to instill in each student a lifelong love of learning!

My Project

My students need shoes that fit right and protect their feet. Some of my students are homeless and can't afford shoes. Many of my students come to school with holes in their shoes or shoes that form blisters on their feet from being too small.

My students need shoes that allow them to move freely during Physical activities.

My students will be able to concentrate on learning and not on the holes in their shoes or the blisters on their feet. I will use your donation to find shoes that fit my students and allow them to concentrate on learning. You will make a difference in my students lives by allowing them to focus on learning. By your donation my students will see that one person's kindness can make an impact on many! Together we can!

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carter's Girls' Ari Espadrille Slip-on Loafer Flat, White, 1 M US Little Kid • Amazon Business $22.46 4 $89.84
Carter's Girls' Ari Espadrille Slip-on Loafer Flat, Print, 12 M US Little Kid • Amazon Business $20.40 4 $81.60
Abertina Kids Lightweight Breathable Running Sneakers Easy Walk Sport Casual Shoes for Boys Girls(Pink,34) • Amazon Business $16.90 4 $67.60
Abertina Kids Lightweight Breathable Running Sneakers Easy Walk Sport Casual Shoes for Boys Girls(Pink,35) • Amazon Business $16.90 4 $67.60

Materials cost

$306.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.06

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$369.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.17

Total project goal

$434.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$434.47

2 Donors

-$217.23

Donations toward project cost

-$184.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.58

match offer

-$217.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.65

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.59

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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