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.


Mrs. Bindrich from Kewaskum WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Love and Lit Study

My students need 15 copies of Love by Matt de la Pena and Loren Long.

  • $247 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are teachers first. We are a school district that invests in our students by studying children's literature. We choose books that have received positive acclaim in the blogs we read and by the professional organizations we belong to. We look for books that are written by diverse authors and that feature diverse characters.

We read children's literature to ensure that we put the best books in front of our students and to show that we are readers, too.

Students love knowing that they're reading books that the teachers have read, and our relationships with them as a community of readers deepens.

My Project

Each month, a group of dedicated, curious teachers from across our district get together to read quality literature that we can use in our classrooms. Our students love knowing that their teachers are studying the books that they are also reading.

Our KidLit study group would LOVE to read another book by Matt de la Pena.

Last year, we studied his book Last Stop on Market Street, and it was a hit with both teachers and students. We love that his books feature diverse characters and settings that provide windows and mirrors for our students. A book that reminds us to love is perfectly timed and a perfect fit for our schools.

Our budget rarely allows for the purchase of hardcover books, so this donation would provide a special treat to our group. Once we've finished our study, these books become a permanent addition to classroom libraries for students to enjoy for years to come.

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

6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 250 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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 Mrs. Bindrich is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Love • Amazon Business $11.77 15 $176.55

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


5 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer 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":"Kewaskum","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[352823],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"WI","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3024046,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":250,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Bindrich","authorIds":{"352823":{"owner":"Mrs. Bindrich","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3024046],"proposalHash":"2127099918","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":60927,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTIzNDM4NQ==","NDcxNDA0MQ==","NTEyMDM5Mg==","NTA4NjkxOQ==","MzUyODIz","NTEyNDYyNQ=="],"teacherId":352823,"schoolCounty":"Washington","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"WI","name":"Wisconsin"}}