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Ms. Fredrickson from Kansas City KS is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Oh, the Weather Outside Is Frightful...

Help me give my students items to keep them cozy and warm this winter!

  • $634 goal

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My Students

Our school is an urban, alternative high-school. Students in our school have often experienced immense trauma before they reach us. Their past traumatic experiences, along with other factors, have made traditional school extremely difficult.

Our school serves as a safe, welcoming environment for students so that they can graduate on time, gain self-efficacy and become empowered members of their communities.

Our students seek comfort from our school, teachers and staff. We hope to provide them with items to protect them from the elements this winter.

My Project

I am hoping to be able to give my students gloves, socks and hats to keep them warm this winter. Many students do not have these items available to them. They stand at the bus stop in the mornings freezing cold. Then they arrive at school wet and chilled. This makes it difficult for them to start learning. Often times they do not want to stand in the cold waiting for the bus so our attendance drops and their chances of success decrease.

These students often spend a lot of time walking because they do not have access to transportation.

Students often have to bundle up inside of their houses if they do not have utilities turned on.

Ms. Fredrickson
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carhartt Men's Acrylic Watch Hat A18, Black/White, One Size • Amazon Business $12.99 10 $129.90
Bertelli 3 Pack Womens Winter Knit Headband & Hairband Ear Warmer (Black-White-Gray-Bow) • Amazon Business $20.79 4 $83.16
Rolling Sands BPA-Free 24oz Water Bottle Bulk(30 Pack, Made in USA) • Amazon Business $82.98 1 $82.98
Winter Gloves Black Magic Gloves Wholesale 12 Pairs- One Size Fits Most (black) • Amazon Business $20.95 3 $62.85
Pack of 5 Womens Thick Knit Warm Casual Wool Crew Winter Socks, Mixed Colors 1- 5 Pack,one size(fits shoe size 5-10) • Amazon Business $10.99 5 $54.95
Mens 5 Pairs Soft Comfort Thick Casual Cotton Warm Wool Winter Crew Socks • Amazon Business $10.99 5 $54.95

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