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Mrs. Dorinda Carver from Greensboro NC is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Multi-Ethnic & Artistic

Help me give my students Crayola Multi-Ethnic markers, Multicultural Cultural construction paper, Charcoal and Chalk pastels to further enhance their artistic expression.

  • $486 goal

This project expired on April 13, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to create and explore new art techniques. They really look forward to attending art class each week. We are a culturally diverse school. Our school is a place where we turn our mistakes into masterpieces.

Here, we turn our "Mistakes into Masterpieces".

We have a very welcoming atmosphere. As a Title I school we are a low income and high poverty/needs school. Our school is a neighborhood school that is located in a low socioeconomic zone of urban North Carolina. Each child at our school receives free breakfast and lunch through our nutrition program. In addition to breakfast and lunch, they also each also receive a healthy snack of fresh fruits or vegetables each day.

My Project

My class is in need of multicultural/multi ethnic art supplies and a drawing materials. In art we consume much of our supplies each year from all of your creating. My students would love to continue having a diverse selection of markers and construction paper to chose from. Their artwork should be a reflection of themselves. I certainly want them to feel that supplies were selected with them in mind.

With these supplies, my students will be able to select from a variety of hues that match their own skin tones.

It is wonderful to see students reaction when they have found colors close to their own. How inclusive it would feel and how inspired they will be to explore more and create more.

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

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 420 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MARKERS WASHABLE MULTICULTURAL CLASSPACK SET OF 80 • School Specialty $36.34 2 $72.68
PASTELS CLASS PACK ASSORTED CLR SCHOOL SMART SET OF 144 • School Specialty $32.65 2 $65.30
MARKER SHARPIE FINE METALLIC ASSORTED SET OF 36 • School Specialty $51.11 1 $51.11
CONST PPR 12X18 MULTI CULTURAL SUNWORKS 50 SHTS • School Specialty $4.04 8 $32.32
CHARCOAL NATURAL WILLOW PACK OF 50 • School Specialty $10.22 3 $30.66
PAPER CONSTR MULTI CULTURAL 9X12 • School Specialty $2.05 10 $20.50
CONSTRUCTION PAPER 12X18 BRIGHT COLORS VALUE PACK 250 SHEETS • School Specialty $20.23 1 $20.23
CONST PPR 12X18 NEON PACON PACK OF 20 • School Specialty $9.36 2 $18.72
CHARCOAL WHITE GENERALS COMPRESSED STICKS SET OF 4 • School Specialty $3.19 3 $9.57

Materials cost

$321.09

Vendor shipping charges

$32.11

State sales tax

$25.05

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$413.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.89

Total project goal

$485.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$485.96

8 Donors

-$243.50

Donations toward project cost

-$206.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.52

match offer

-$242.45

Match offer toward project cost

-$206.08

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.37

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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