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  • $257 goal

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Mr. C.
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Our Students Want To Play Mariachi Music! (Part 3)

My students need a trumpet to form a Mariachi group at our school.

My Students

The inspirational effect of music is amazing. Today some of the students at our school asked me to help start a Mariachi group at our school. They were so excited, and enthusiastic, it motivated me to get on Donors Choose right away.

We are a charter school in a poor urban neighborhood.

Our students have not done well in traditional school settings. At our school they thrive and discover new talents and abilities. We offer project-based learning, art, and music to entice them to attend school.

My Project

I have split up the instrumental components for a Mariachi Band. This part is for a trumpet one of the vital components to Mariachi music. We have several students who play, and this is a great starter. This is a resource that the students themselves have requested. That makes it so much more powerful because it is student centered and driven. This donation would allow them to pursue their musical dreams, and perform for their school, families, and community. If you could have seen their eyes glowing with excitement, you would not hesitate to donate.

Our students describe our school as their "second home." Part of that inspiration comes from the musical opportunities that we are able to offer.

Thanks to Donors Choose and the wonderful people who support it, we are able to offer a wide variety of musical instruments to our students. Now they are ready to take the next step and share their gifts with the world. With this project, these dreams can become reality.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETR 100 Beginner Student Trumpet Bundle • Woodwind and Brasswind $169.99 1 $169.99

Materials cost

$169.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.55

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$218.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.49

Total project goal

$256.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$256.58

5 Donors

-$128.29

Donations toward project cost

-$109.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.24

match offer

-$128.28

Match offer toward project cost

-$109.04

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 5 other donors.

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