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Mrs. Fimbres from Richmond CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Use a Cricut Machine and Be Creative

Help me give my students Cricut explore air 2 machine and vinyl pack.

  • $448 goal

This project expired on September 17, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from a low-income area and low socioeconomic backgrounds. One hundred percent qualify for free breakfast and lunch. We lack many everyday school supplies, and many of the parents cannot afford to buy their children pencils, folders, and other essential supplies for school.

Many of my students come from low-income households.

Eighty-five percent of the students are English Language Learners, so many do not receive much help at home due to language. The teachers at our school are mentors to the children. We want all our students to succeed. The school provides a caring and warm environment to learn.

My Project

The Cricut machine will help my students with STEAM education and graphic arts. My students will have hands-on computer graphics and design education. This project will provide my students with a personalized design made by them to decorate the classroom and make field trip T-shirts personalized by the students. They will be able to create classroom decor, cards, shirts, and design their own water container label. My students will be able to create vinyl stickers for our classroom, digitally cut paper for resources needed in ELD and Math, and decorate the classroom. It's important to get my students to become creative and use technology in the classroom. It's a way for them to express their creative side.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine Bundle Iron On Vinyl Pack Tools Pen Design Beginner Guide • Amazon Business $289.99 1 $289.99
Kassa Permanent Vinyl Sheets (Pack of 60, 12” x 12”) - Includes Bonus Squeegee - Bundle of Assorted Colors (Matte & Glossy Craft Paper) - Self Adhesive Outdoor Vinyl for Cricut & Silhouette Cameo • Amazon Business $26.95 1 $26.95

Materials cost

$316.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$29.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$380.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.18

Total project goal

$447.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$447.87

1 Donor

-$224.00

Donations toward project cost

-$190.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.60

match offer

-$223.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$190.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.58

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$0.00

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