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Mrs. Jack from Philadelphia PA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mural, Mural on the Wall

My students need mural supplies; acrylic paint for the walls, oil-based paint pens for drawing on the walls and a trace projector to turn the bland hallways into colorful works of art!

  • $685 goal

This project expired on November 3, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges in school and outside of school. Many are being raised in single parent households and receive a free breakfast and lunch based on their socioeconomic status. Despite this, they still come to the classroom often with a smile, eagerly anticipating "What are we drawing today?"

The students I work with are direct, active, require positive encouragement, clever, and genuinely want to succeed.

I want my kids to feel welcomed, noticed, validated and celebrated when they come into my classroom, regardless of their interest in art or what their life outside of school looks like.

My Project

This past year, students were promised paint from the School District to decorate the hallways...the paint never came. By the end of the 2017-2018 school year, there were many disappointed students who so desperately wanted to help decorate the hallways with their own designs.

This coming year, I have decided to ask for the supplies a different route, in attempts to get my kids the paint and supplies that were promised to them last year.

The supplies for this project will go towards a mural that will start outside the art room and extend to who knows where else in the future.

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

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 850 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
53014-0000-Artograph Tracer Projector • Blick Art Materials $81.95 1 $81.95
01625-4636-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Fury, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 3 $23.46
01625-3046-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Pucker, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 3 $23.46
01625-4866-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Ice, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 3 $23.46
01625-7036-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Go, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 3 $23.46
01625-9306-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Rock Star (Silver), 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 3 $23.46
01625-8716-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Dirt, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 3 $19.35
01625-7026-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Slime, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 3 $19.35
00841-2020-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Black • Blick Art Materials $1.93 10 $19.30
01625-6506-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Purple Haze, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $9.19 2 $18.38
01625-4036-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Glam Rock (Gold), 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $9.19 2 $18.38
01625-4026-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Scorched, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 2 $15.64
01625-3916-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Stop, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 2 $15.64
01625-1696-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Polar, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $7.82 2 $15.64
01625-8086-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Mud, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 2 $12.90
01625-2036-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Blacktop Black, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 2 $12.90
01625-1036-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Sand, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 2 $12.90
01625-5116-Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint - Calypso, 16 oz jar • Blick Art Materials $6.45 2 $12.90
00841-2190-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Dark Night • Blick Art Materials $1.93 5 $9.65
00841-1000-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Muscat • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-3710-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Rose Pink • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-3370-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Ruby Red • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-6090-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Grape • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-7050-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Emerald • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-5160-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Aqua • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-3360-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Raspberry • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-5050-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Royal Blue • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-3350-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Fluorescent Peach • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-1010-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Framboise • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-5550-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Marine Blue • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-5320-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen -Fluorescent Ocean • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-4740-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Marigold • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-4060-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Fluorescent Honey Lemon • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-6030-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Fluorescent Lilac • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79
00841-7270-Kirarina 2Win Oil-based Marker Pen - Forest Green • Blick Art Materials $1.93 3 $5.79

Materials cost

$494.82

Vendor shipping charges

$49.48

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$581.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$102.66

Total project goal

$684.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$684.38

1 Donor

-$684.38

Donations toward project cost

-$581.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$102.66

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$0.00

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