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Mr. Kusbel from Oklahoma City OK is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

NW Classen Guitar In The Studio

My students need help with Bus Transportation to Dallas, Texas. We are traveling there to record their music at a professional studio.

  • $633 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students cover the whole spectrum. They are of different ages, ethnicities, religions, talent, countries, languages, wealth, and so many other demographics. Despite their differences, they do have at least one thing in common. They recognize that music and the arts have changed their lives in a positive way and they continue to grow and learn.

Our school is at the highest poverty level in the country.

Nearly all of the students qualify for food assistance. These students are not afraid to work for what they need in life and they inspire me every day.

My Project

This Spring our intermediate and advanced guitar classes are planning to travel to Dallas, TX to record an eclectic album. This project will be a culmination of the music my students have worked on all year including guitar duos, trios, large ensemble, and vocalists.

This experience will be an immersive hands on project where students will see into the technological world of the music media industry.

This project is performance based. Performing a routine act under pressure is one of the most valuable skills a music teacher can impart on their students. Best of all, my students will get a copy of the album to remember this experience by!

Mr. Kusbel
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Transportation Village Tours $500.00

Trip cost

$500.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$537.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.85

Total project goal

$632.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$632.35

3 Donors

-$632.35

Donations toward project cost

-$537.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$94.85

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$0.00

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