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  • $197 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Finkelstein
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 8 donors
  • $0 still needed

Let's Promote A Healthy Lifestyle!

My students need books about healthy eating, healthy snacks and orange juice in order to promote a healthy lifestyle.

My Students

Do you remember learning about healthy eating? My students are just beginning to learn about how to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

I currently teach 27 very sweet first graders in a Title I school located in a high poverty and high crime area in Pennsylvania.

All of my students receive free breakfast and free lunch. Many of my students come from homes where English is not spoken.

My Project

I am requesting a variety of nutrition books for my first graders. I want them to learn about the various food groups. I would love for my first graders to write in their journals about what foods are good for you and which foods that they should avoid. I am also asking for healthy snacks and drinks for my 6 and 7 year old students so that they can experience healthy food and drinks.

Please help promote a healthy lifestyle in my classroom.

My students are just beginning to learn about nutrition. Please help my students be the best that they can be. These books, snacks and drinks would greatly benefit my little ones.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tropicana Juice Orange, 10-oz., 24/Case • Quill.com $26.99 1 $26.99
Kellogg's Nutri-Grain Bars Assorted Flavors, 1.3 oz., 24/Box • Quill.com $21.99 1 $21.99
Crunch Time Healthy Snacks Yogurt Trail Mix, 30-oz • Quill.com $9.99 1 $9.99
MyPlate and You, Paperback, 24 pages • Quill.com $6.29 1 $6.29
Capstone Press The Vegetable Group • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press Drinking Water Book • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press The Grains Group • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press The Fruit Group Book • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press Healthy Snacks • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press The Meat and Beans Group • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press The Milk Group Nutritional Book • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
Capstone Press Being Active Book • Quill.com $6.11 1 $6.11
HEALTHY EATING WITH MYPLATE DAIRY • Quill.com $5.39 1 $5.39
HEALTHY EATING WITH MYPLATE Protein • Quill.com $5.39 1 $5.39
HEALTHY EATING WITH MYPLATE Grains • Quill.com $5.39 1 $5.39
Dental Health Book Grades K-1 • Quill.com $4.49 1 $4.49

Materials cost

$134.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$166.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.44

Total project goal

$196.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$196.26

7 Donors

-$98.13

Donations toward project cost

-$83.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.72

match offer

-$98.13

Match offer toward project cost

-$83.41

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.72

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 27 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Produce for Kids and 7 other donors.

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