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  • $560 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Aulisio
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 12 donors
  • $0 still needed

New Art Program in Need of Supplies

My students need basic art supplies, such as paper, markers, and paint for our new 6th grade art and 7th and 8th grade digital photography classes.

My Students

Our low income students LOVE art! We have been blessed to have a second art and digital photography class added this year. Unfortunately, as the new art teacher, I am walking into an empty classroom and am hoping fill my supply closet to help my students have a GREAT year!

This is my first year teaching at this middle school, so I have yet to meet my students.

What I do know is that it is a low income school and our students love to be there and create art. Through out the year we will create great art, participate in shows and contest, and create art to sell at the Main Street Arts Festival.

My Project

I have requested drawing paper, markers, glue, paint, and a glass fusing kit which will allow my students to express themselves creatively in a variety of media, both in and out of the art classroom. Having these materials will help fund our after school art club, which gives students an opportunity for individual attention they may not otherwise have. Students in our art club will gain confidence by selecting their own projects, to include fused glass jewelry, which they will later have the opportunity to sell.

Art gives students a chance to express themselves in ways they may not be able to otherwise.

It is also important for students to be able to try a variety of media, so that they can find what they love to create with. These supplies will help my students express themselves, bolster their self esteem, and give them a sense of empowerment by having the opportunity to sell their creations.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
8 WELL TEMP TRAYS W/RACK SET OF 12 • School Specialty $124.44 1 $124.44
GLASS FUSING MICROWAVE ASSORTMENT • School Specialty $45.31 1 $45.31
PENCIL CRAYOLA COLORED FULL SIZE SET OF 36 • School Specialty $6.17 6 $37.02
PENCILS WATERCOLOR SET OF 12 • School Specialty $2.18 12 $26.16
MARKER TWIN TIP BLACK PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $23.70 1 $23.70
PAPER PHTO SMI-GLSS 100PK • School Specialty $17.09 1 $17.09
PAPER DRAWING 12X18 50# WHITE REAM • School Specialty $16.46 1 $16.46
PAPER COVER60#8.5X11 WE • School Specialty $13.50 1 $13.50
MARKERS CRAYOLA EXTREME COLOR SET OF 8 • School Specialty $4.36 3 $13.08
GLUE WHITE 8OZ PACK OF 12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $12.34 1 $12.34
MARKER CRAYOLA BROAD MULTICULTURAL SET OF 8 • School Specialty $3.79 3 $11.37
MARKER CRAYOLA WASHABLE TROPICAL 8CT • School Specialty $3.79 3 $11.37
MARKERS SARGENT METALLIC MEDIUM POINT SET 6 • School Specialty $3.13 3 $9.39
MARKER CRAYOLA CONICAL BOLD SET OF 8 • School Specialty $3.03 3 $9.09
PAINT ART TIME WATERCOLOR OVAL PAN SET OF 16 • School Specialty $1.49 6 $8.94
MARKERS LIQUID METALS FINE POINT SET OF 6 • School Specialty $2.65 3 $7.95
PENCIL BLENDER PACK OF 6 • School Specialty $6.24 1 $6.24
SHARPENER 2 HOLE ALUM PACK OF 12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $4.36 1 $4.36
SHARPENER 1 HOLE ALUM PACK OF 12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $2.18 1 $2.18

Materials cost

$399.99

Vendor shipping charges

$40.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$475.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.00

Total project goal

$559.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$559.99

10 Donors

-$222.93

Donations toward project cost

-$195.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.44

Matching donations from our partners

-$330.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$280.50

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 11 other donors.

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