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Mrs. Mitchell from N Charleston SC is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Students Need a Food Pantry

My students need individual cereal boxes, oatmeal pouches, and Pop Tarts to stock our school wide food pantry.

  • $202 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a Title I school in North Charleston, SC. Many students in our school come from families that are experiencing poverty, and homes where English is not spoken as the primary language. Despite the many hardships they may face when they are not with us, our students want to come to school. They enter the building each day with a smile on their face ready to learn. These students want to be at school, and they want to learn!

My Project

As an adult it can be difficult for me to concentrate on and complete tasks each day on an empty stomach. But, that is the reality many of my students face on a daily basis. I have witnessed several students walking in to start their in a "hangry" mood--being in a angry state of mind because of a lack of food in the home. This causes the students to not only start their day in a bad mood, but causes a lack of concentration that they can't overcome on their own. As their teacher, it is my job to make sure my students have enough nutrients to maintain focus, curb their hunger throughout the school day, and not walk around "hangry." Thank you in advance for providing my students with a supply of breakfast foods so that they can start each day with a full tummy, a focused mind, and a positive attitude.

Mrs. Mitchell
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quaker Instant Oatmeal Flavor Variety Box, 52 Packets (220-00482) • Quill.com $16.99 2 $33.98
Kellogg's Cereal Assortment Pack Mini Boxes 30/CS • Quill.com $16.65 2 $33.30
Kellogg's Pop-Tarts Variety Pack 48 Count (56173) • Quill.com $15.72 2 $31.44
Cinnamon Toast Crunch Milk N' Cereal Bars, 1.58 oz., 12 Bars/Box (GEM10573) • Quill.com $10.45 3 $31.35

Materials cost

$130.07

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$171.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.21

Total project goal

$201.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$201.40

2 Donors

-$191.40

Donations toward project cost

-$162.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.71

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

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$0.00

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