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Mrs. Castillo from Weimar TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Necessary Finishing Touches

Help me give my students a safe place to store their newly donated iPads (and accessories) and chargers to keep them up and running!

  • $232 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you know what makes our school the best place in the world? Other than the rock star teachers and creative little learners, it's the community that surrounds us. It's our classroom community, our school community and our small little community where we all live and support each other. My students come to school excited to learn about and explore their world every day! Our school is the only elementary school in our small town, so we really are a tight-knit family. That means if our students need something, we work for it. If they make a mistake, they learn and grow from it. And if we can make our learning more meaningful and fun, we do it! Our students come to school excited to learn about and explore their world every day! However, back in August, many of our students and staff were exposed to a world they've never seen. Our community slowly began to disappear under water. Hurricane Harvey impacted many of our lives, but wouldn't know the loss by my kiddos’ bright and shining faces, the perseverance they show, or the kindness and friendship they pour from their hearts!

My Project

After a devastating event, such as a flood, support and supplies come heavy at first, but then slowly fade away and it's always much harder to ask for "luxury" items to be donated for replacement, such as iPads, but the Donors Choose community has come through for us! We now have some iPads to enrich our learning! Our kiddos are so excited to get to work with them, but we sure could use some Iris storage drawers to safely store them and VisionTec White Lightening charging cables to keep them charged and ready for use! Thank you for helping to complete our vision with these finishing touches!

Mrs. Castillo
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
VisionTek White Lightning to USB Charge and Sync Cable for Apple iPhone/iPad/iPod 5/Pack (900759) • Quill.com $34.59 2 $69.18
IRIS 10 Drawer Storage Cart, White (585651) • Quill.com $53.97 1 $53.97
IRIS 6 Drawer Storage Cart, White (585630) • Quill.com $40.79 1 $40.79

Materials cost

$163.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$196.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.66

Total project goal

$231.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$231.06

2 Donors

-$114.03

Donations toward project cost

-$99.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.55

match offer

-$114.02

Match offer toward project cost

-$96.92

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.01

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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