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

Mr. Morrison from Carteret NJ is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let There Be Light!

Help me give my students the last piece to their digital media puzzle, professional lighting!

  • $196 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege of teaching and overseeing our school's Digital Journalism class. We began this program as a half-year semester class 3 years ago, and what my students have been able to accomplish week in and week out has been nothing short of incredible.

Every week, the class releases a News broadcast to the entire school that is written, directed, produced and stars the students.

They don't stop with the weekly show; however, as they use their growing media skills to also produce short films, commercials for school events, and special programming which displays to other students around the school.

My class has been able to create wonderful pieces of multimedia with limited resources at times. I can only imagine what they'll be able to create with an influx of new equipment.

My Project

My students and myself have been unbelievably blessed to have been given the recording and digital equiptment we have. The last piece to our setup is professional lighting. Adding this lighting system will continue to bring pride to my students as they film not just themselves but others around the school and community.

Utilizing a camcorder, mic and potentially professional lighting will continue to allow my students to be proud of their work.

Boosting our digital setup and studio gives my students and classroom a much needed boost!

The more my students film and edit, the more they point out how important lighting is. By adding this piece of equipment they will be able to further expand their film making skills and abilities.

Mr. Morrison
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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

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 Mr. Morrison is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
VILTROX 2-Pack VL-200 3300K-5600K CRI95 Super Slim LED Video Light Panel Photography Lighting Kit with Light Stand, Hot Shoe Adapter, Remote Controller, AC Adapter for YouTube Studio Video Shooting • Amazon Business $133.99 1 $133.99

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


4 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":"Carteret","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3461203],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NJ","teacherPossessivePronoun":"his","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4458960,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":900,"teacherScreenName":"Mr. Morrison","authorIds":{"3461203":{"owner":"Mr. Morrison","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4458960],"proposalHash":"-1165552628","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20721715,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTA2Mzk2OQ==","NjUwNjcyOQ==","NDAzNjIwMQ==","NjU1MjczNw=="],"teacherId":3461203,"schoolCounty":"Middlesex","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NJ","name":"New Jersey"}}