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Ms. Caiazzo from Little Neck NY is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Painting New York City!

Help me give my students table top sketching boards for painting and drawing as well as paint brushes.

  • $364 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a special needs school. It’s hard to describe my class as a whole because each student is extremely unique. I teach in a class of 6 young boys with autism, ages 13 to 20.

They are the most loving children I’ve worked with.

My students enjoy singing, dancing, photography, painting, reporting the news, and critiquing movies. They are excited to learn and try new things. Each student is so different and amazing! These wonderful children need your help.

My Project

My students are learning the skills to explore the artistic side of them. We encourage them to develop there own look. My students struggle to express themselves but when it comes to art they have a distinct way of expressing their thoughts and moods.

The paint brushes and painting easels will help the students create beautiful and unique pieces of art right in the classroom.

The eventual hopes are to make a product that they will be able to sell. The vocational programs in our school create students who are hardworking and prepared for the future. We are teaching them to explore different career options and that it takes perseverance to succeed.

Ms. Caiazzo
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SELECTION 16.55 inch X 23.25 inch Large Wood Artist Adjustable Drawing Desk Easel & Sketching Board for Drawing, Sketching, Designing and Drafting Projects • Amazon Business $39.19 6 $235.14
Dynamic Distraction Watercolor Brushes for Painting - Round Water Color Paint Brush Set of 9 - Comfortable Handle Size - Professional Artist Quality - Perfect for Watercolor, Acrylic and Gouache • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Artist Paint Brushes-Superior Sable Hair Artists Round Point Tip Paint Brush Set for Watercolor Painting Supplies. • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$275.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$309.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.57

Total project goal

$363.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$363.82

1 Donor

-$363.82

Donations toward project cost

-$309.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.57

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$0.00

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