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Mrs. Kostelak from Belle Chasse LA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

No Hand Sanitizer, Cleaner, or Tissue? That's a Big Issue!

Help me give my students hand sanitizer, tissue, and essential classroom cleaning supplies to foster a clean classroom for healthy learners.

  • $202 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is in the southern-most parish of Louisiana, Plaquemines Parish, which is nestled between New Orleans and the mouth of the Mississippi River. My lively classroom is filled with amazing middle school English/Language Arts 8th grade students who are smart, loving, caring, and hard-working individuals.

Our middle school also has a very rapidly growing ELL (English Language Learner) population as well as a large population of students with special needs, both of which are embraced and taught in my classroom!

My Project

My phenomenal students are in need of essential resources that will help keep our learning space clean and healthy! Not only will my scholars be able to independently disinfect their desks, tables, chairs, and technology, but they will also have essential access to tissue, hand sanitizer, and eco-friendly cleaning products, so their desks can be continually cleaned throughout the day.

Furthermore, learning how to self-groom and keep our space clean are incredibly important skills to learn as an introduction to young adulthood and college preparatory living.

By teaching our students the value of personal hygiene and a clean working environment, we can model the significance of healthy lifelong cleaning habits and taking pride in your space.

Mrs. Kostelak
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
1 Liter Hand Sanitizer • NOLA Brewery $18.00 5 $90.00
AmazonCommercial Facial Tissue Flat Box, 100 Sheets per Box, 30 Boxes - 416968 [Flat Box ( 30 Boxes)] • Amazon $24.49 1 $24.49
Seventh Generation All Purpose Cleaner - 32 oz - 2 pk • Amazon $13.85 1 $13.85

Materials cost

$128.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.23

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$171.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.26

Total project goal

$201.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$201.76

16 Donors

-$174.75

Donations toward project cost

-$162.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.60

match offer

-$11.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$9.35

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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