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Ms. Kristman from Glenolden PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making a Difference One Stick at a Time!

My students need field hockey sticks, game balls, uniforms, and goalie equipment to learn the game of field hockey and to be successful on the field.

  • $540 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher/coach in a low-income/high-poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Our school district is trying to grow our girls' sports programs. I coach field hockey at our middle school. My girls are new to the sport and do not have the resources to buy quality equipment. Most equipment is donated from sports teams around the area. Last year we grew the program and I did not have enough materials. We had to share equipment.

My Project

This donation will provide my students with an opportunity to build character, integrity, and commitment outside of the classroom. Our girls come to practice and work extremely hard.

We are trying to grow our girls’ sports program and field hockey could be a great avenue for our girls to continue their education in college.

With sticks, game balls, uniforms, and goalie equipment, my athletes will learn the fundamentals of field hockey. The sticks, game balls, and uniforms are necessary to build a foundation of field hockey that has the potential to evolve into a school-wide program for all skill levels and grades. Students will be able to learn the game of field hockey. This will positively impact the lives and friendships of my athletes.

Ms. Kristman
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CranBarry Field Hockey Goalkeeper Girdle (L) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $49.99 1 $49.99
CranBarry Field Hockey Goalkeeper Girdle (M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $49.99 1 $49.99
Harrow Women''s Legend Uniform Field Hockey Skirt (L) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $35.99 1 $35.99
Harrow Women''s Legend Uniform Field Hockey Skirt (XL) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $35.99 1 $35.99
Harrow Women''s Legend Uniform Field Hockey Skirt (XS) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $35.99 1 $35.99
Harrow Women''s Legend Uniform Field Hockey Skirt (S) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $35.99 1 $35.99
Harrow Women''s Legend Uniform Field Hockey Skirt (M) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $35.99 1 $35.99
CranBarry Field Hockey Game Balls 6 Pack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $29.99 1 $29.99
Dragonfly Gecko Field Hockey Stick (Green, 35 Inches) • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Dragonfly Gecko Field Hockey Stick (Pink, 35 Inches) • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
CranBarry Captain''s Field Hockey Arm Band • DICK'S Sporting Goods $5.99 2 $11.98
STX NFHS Official Field Hockey Game Ball • DICK'S Sporting Goods $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$389.79

Vendor shipping charges

$32.99

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$458.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.93

Total project goal

$539.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$539.56

1 Donor

-$269.77

Donations toward project cost

-$229.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.46

match offer

-$269.79

Match offer toward project cost

-$229.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.47

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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