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  • $274 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mr. K.
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

New Instruments Need New Supplies

My students need essential supplies for newly acquired instruments, including neck straps, reeds and strings.

My Students

We have recently acquired new instruments! Now we need the supplies that make them "playable!"

These students are 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students who live in the Washington, D.C.

metropolitan area. They have committed to a rigorous instrumental music program that has grown substantially in the past few years. They are excited to learn about new instruments and styles of music.

My Project

Our school was just the recipient of a generous donation that provided a new oboe, bassoon, bass clarinet, and tenor saxophone. These instruments all need supplies to get started making music! The reeds, and straps are essential to successful study. We can't wait to put these instruments to good use!

These supplies will help the students have access to instruments that are not seen or heard very often at the elementary level.

The chance to play these instruments provides students with more performance opportunities in their musical careers.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bass Clarinet Reeds • Woodwind & Brasswind $21.49 1 $21.49
Tenor Saxophone Reeds • Woodwind & Brasswind $23.49 1 $23.49
Plastic Oboe Reed • Woodwind & Brasswind $10.79 3 $32.37
Plastic Bassoon Reed • Woodwind & Brasswind $10.79 3 $32.37
Recital II Violin String set • Woodwind & Brasswind $5.45 5 $27.25
24-Inch Padded Neoprene Alto/Tenor Saxophone Neck Strap with Quick Release Clip • Woodwind & Brasswind $13.99 1 $13.99
Air Cell Neck Strap for Baritone Saxophone and Bass Clarinet • Woodwind & Brasswind $13.99 1 $13.99
Bassoon Seat Strap • Woodwind & Brasswind $18.99 1 $18.99

Materials cost

$183.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$232.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.07

Total project goal

$273.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$273.81

2 Donors

-$136.90

Donations toward project cost

-$116.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.53

match offer

-$136.91

Match offer toward project cost

-$116.37

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.54

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 4 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Music Empowers Foundation and 2 other donors.

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