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Ms. L from Peekskill NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

On Task and Germ Free

Help me give my students the tools they need to stay engaged, motivated, and germ free.

  • $274 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in the Bronx in an area where most families are impoverished. My students are resilient learners. Against all odds they are in school everyday. They work hard and are excited and eager to learn new things and skills everyday. We work together to create a safe and nurturing learning environment that my students are happy to come to each day. I could not have asked for a better group. They make me so proud to be their teacher.

My Project

This time of year, I have run out of basic school supplies and funds. I need help to keep my students engaged in activites, motivated to suceedd, and free from germs. With your help, you will provide my students pencils to keep working, tissues and handsanitzer to stop the spread of cooties, and some candy to stay motivated.

You may be asking yourself, “Why is candy such an important part of learning?” My impoverished students are food motivated.

We have made incredible strides working for a small piece of candy. These are jusy a few basic tools needed to help them be successful.

Ms. L
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staedtler Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Medium Lead, 144/Box (13247C144A) • $22.09 2 $44.18
STARBURST Original Fruit Chews, 41 oz Resealable Bag (MMM22649) • $10.19 3 $30.57
X-ACTO XLR Electric Pencil Sharpener, Putty (1800) • $25.49 1 $25.49
One-Touch 30-Sheet Heavy-Duty 3-Hole Punch • $24.64 1 $24.64
PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer Refreshing Gel for Workplaces, Clean Scent, 2 Liter Pump Bottle (9625-04) • $19.99 1 $19.99
Hi-Chew Chewy Fruit Candy Assorted, 14 oz., 3 Pack (53372) • $17.84 1 $17.84
Scott Choose-A-Sheet Paper Towels, 1-Ply, White, 102 Sheets/Roll, 15 Mega Rolls/Pack (36371) • $16.99 1 $16.99
Kleenex Boutique Facial Tissue, 2-Ply, 95 Sheets/Box, 6 Boxes/Pack • $9.77 1 $9.77
Cynthia Rowley Desktop Stapler, Gold (26907) • $5.77 1 $5.77
Quill Brand Standard Staples, 1/4", 5000/Box (35065) • $3.49 1 $3.49
Quill Brand Staple Remover, Standard, Black (793211) • $0.84 1 $0.84

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