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Mr. Brown from Chicago IL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mustang Stampede!

My students need instruments and supplies to support the growing demand of students who are trying to join the band program. Every year there are multiple children who can not join band due to lack of instruments.

  • $2,272 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a very talented group of students who love academics as well as their extracurricular activities. The students work very hard to achieve and maintain their grades while having a very successful sports life. The students participate in multiple extracurricular activities throughout the year. The students in our school participate in year round band, football, basketball, and baseball.

The majority of the students come from low income homes and must walk through unsafe neighborhoods to get to school.

This does not stop our students from coming to school with a smile on their face ready to learn in a safe environment.

My Project

The instruments and supplies that are being requested are going to students with a strong desire to play music. The students come from low income houses that can't afford to buy their own reeds or valve oil to make sure their instruments work properly. The students can't afford to rent instruments of their own so we try and make as many instruments available as possible.

These instruments will help support the growing number of students who would like to join band but can not due to lack of instruments.

Our goal is to one day have all the students in middle join band.

Mr. Brown
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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33 donors33 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 45 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AATR-101 Bb Trumpet • Woodwind and Brasswind $159.99 3 $479.97
Student Series Alto Saxophone Model AAAS-301 • Woodwind and Brasswind $349.99 1 $349.99
Student Series Bb Clarinet Model AACL-336 • Woodwind and Brasswind $149.99 2 $299.98
AAFL-229 Student Series Flute Model • Woodwind and Brasswind $149.99 2 $299.98
Standard Tuba Mouthpiece • Woodwind and Brasswind $64.95 2 $129.90
Alto Saxophone Reeds • Woodwind and Brasswind $24.99 3 $74.97
Bb Clarinet Reeds, Box of 10 • Woodwind and Brasswind $19.99 3 $59.97
Bb Clarinet Reeds, Box of 10 • Woodwind and Brasswind $19.99 3 $59.97
Trumpet Mouthpieces in Silver • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.99 2 $43.98
Trumpet Mouthpieces in Silver • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.99 2 $43.98
Bb Clarinet Mouthpiece Includes Mpc, Cap & Ligature • Woodwind and Brasswind $14.99 2 $29.98

Materials cost

$1,872.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$28.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,930.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$340.72

Total project goal

$2,271.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,271.48

32 Donors

-$2,246.78

Donations toward project cost

-$1,930.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$316.02

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$24.70

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$0.00

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