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Ms. Linquist from Philadelphia PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization and Cleaning Supplies.

Help me give my students a better learning environment with items that will help to better organize and clean the classroom.

  • $189 goal

This project expired on March 3, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Imagine being the first person in your family to earn your high school diploma. For many of my students, they are the first in their family to graduate from high school, and for many, to continue their education at a technical school or college/university. Many students come from low-income families where the family struggles to maintain a quality of life. Students seek activities to keep them safe, give them something productive to do with their down time, and to help them become better students so that they have a chance to earn scholarships to help them fund their post-secondary education opportunities.

The students come from low-income families of various cultures and various skill levels, seeking to strengthen their skill set in order to further their academic and future careers.

The students are in an urban environment where opportunities to “do the wrong thing” are abundant, yet they still show up every day ready to learn.

My Project

Students need to learn how to organize and take care of their learning environments. We are slowly attempting to rebuild the classroom and have been realizing things that are needed/missing.

Due to having to relocate suddenly, many of the classroom supplies were left in the old building and things like organizational tools were left behind.

Our school district has attempted to support us with needed items but limited resources only go so far. We need markers to help us better annotate text and we need cleaning supplies like a broom and dust pan to help us keep our space clean.

Ms. Linquist
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 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pendaflex Portable Desktop File, Side Handles, Hanging File Folders, Tabs & Inserts, Letter Size, 9-1/2 Inches x 12-3/16 Inches x 6 Inches, Black (23013) • Amazon Business $10.48 6 $62.88
Crayola Ultra Clean Broad Line Markers, School Supplies, 12 Pack, 10 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $24.87 1 $24.87
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 16 Count • Amazon Business $10.27 2 $20.54
TreeLen Long Handle Broom and Dustpan Set,Upright Dust Pan Combo for Home, Kitchen, Room, Office, Lobby Floor Use Without Bending • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$128.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$160.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.27

Total project goal

$188.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$188.47

2 Donors

-$100.00

Donations toward project cost

-$85.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

match offer

-$88.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$75.20

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.27

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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