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.

See this teacher's page

Ms. Yarborough from Soledad CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Multicultural Books for Today's Learners

Help me give my students a multicultural library so they can explore other cultures and countries and learn about the world outside their hometown.

  • $463 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a wonderfully diverse bunch of kids. They are high energy and love to learn. Every day they come to school with positive attitudes and an enthusiasm that takes my breath away.

My students love to read and learn about the world around them.

Whenever they have a spare moment, students can be found in my library, looking through the books I have or asking to read books on their iPads. We recently completed a unit on animals, where they read a variety of animal books and wrote about what they learned. They were so enthusiastic and excited about reading as many books as they could and learning more about their animals. I want to bring many more opportunities for them to read and learn about the world around them.

My Project

We live in a very diverse and multicultural world. Although my students love to read, they do not have easy access to books that broaden their horizons and teach them about other cultures and countries.

I want to build a multicultural library so my students can learn about people outside their own cultural.

This is so important because our world is filled with so many diverse people. I want them to read about people who have different color skin their their own, who live in different countries, who go to school in different ways, and have different experiences than they do.

By funding this project, you are helping my students expand their horizon and learn about people around the world.

Ms. Yarborough
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

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.

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

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 Ms. Yarborough is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR850X - Multicultural Stories Paperback Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $105.00 1 $105.00
BK195X - It’s a Multicultural World! Hardcover Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $105.00 1 $105.00
AA937 - Children of the World Book Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
HH523 - Holidays & Festivals Literature Library - Gr. 1-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $38.50 1 $38.50

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


8 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


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


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":"Soledad","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[6252930],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3993794,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":25,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Yarborough","authorIds":{"6252930":{"owner":"Ms. Yarborough","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3993794],"proposalHash":"-1157891960","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21353116,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NjI1OTcwMg==","NjI2MDg1Nw==","NjI2NjU3NQ==","NjUxMjQ3OQ==","NjQwNDA1Ng==","NjUxNDQ5Nw==","NjI1MjkzMA==","NjI1OTk3MA==","NjI2ODM3OQ=="],"teacherId":6252930,"schoolCounty":"Monterey","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}