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Mrs. Mackert from Las Vegas NV is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Living That Cheerleading Life

Help me give my students uniform items for our brand new cheerleading team!

  • $322 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am honored to teach a wonderful population of students. A majority of the students are English Language Learners (ELL), and my school serves as a host school for refugees coming from various places.

I look forward to every day with my students, embracing the wonderful differences and experiences they each bring.

I want my students to know they are valued, loved, and safe when they come into the classroom. I strive to model and teach a growth mindset so each kiddo knows that their potential is limitless.

My Project

What started out as a 6 week after school club has blossomed into a plan for a full-fledged competition cheerleading squad at our Elementary school! We are happy to give our students a chance to be on the ground floor of something wonderful.

Being a part of the cheerleading squad gives our students a sense of purpose and friendship.

They are learning skills that are applicable in more than just a sports environment; their dedication, time management, work ethic, and teamwork skills will carry on through the rest of their lives.

We are starting this club from the ground up, and could use your help to make this a reality. The shorts and pom poms are a part of the uniform our students will wear to perform for the school and take them to competition. We appreciate your support!

Mrs. Mackert
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Soffe Youth Girls' Authentic Soffe Shorts, Royal, Medium • Amazon Business $7.99 10 $79.90
Bememo 2 Pack Cheerleading Pompoms Metallic Flower Ball Foil Plastic Rings Pom Poms for Cheer, Dance Team (Blue and Silver) • Amazon Business $8.99 7 $62.93
Soffe Youth Girls' Authentic Soffe Shorts, Royal, Small • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Soffe Youth Girls' Authentic Soffe Shorts, Royal, Large • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95

Materials cost

$222.73

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$17.48

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.34

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.27

Total project goal

$321.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$321.82

2 Donors

-$149.00

Donations toward project cost

-$146.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.10

match offer

-$149.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$126.65

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$23.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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