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Ms. Brewer from Tempe AZ is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Percussion Extravaganza

My students need new percussion equipment such as snare drums, cymbals, and bongos. My middle school students are using old equipment and would love to have new equipment.

  • $1,772 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have approximately 30 students that participate in my music class. These students are hard working and deserve to have every opportunity to shine.

My students are a mostly a Hispanic group and I would like to give them the opportunity to be well rounded and look to a greater future; a future full of imagination and learning.

We have not been able to keep up with funding the middle school percussion section. This would begin to help get the instrumentation where it needs to be.

My Project

My students will have the opportunity to use percussion equipment that has not been available to them in the past. A pair of crash cymbals and a snare drum that works appropriately. This will hopefully just be the start of the building of the percussion section. My students love to learn and the program has been growing every year. Hopefully, my percussionists will be excited about new equipment and learning how to play it. Building up the percussion section to an appropriate level would mean the world to the students and this is just the beginning. I look forward to a terrific year.

Ms. Brewer
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Concert Series Maple Snare Drum with Stand and Free Bag • Woodwind and Brasswind $499.99 1 $499.99
AA Viennese Cymbals • Woodwind and Brasswind $369.99 1 $369.99
Trap Table 24" x 18" • Woodwind and Brasswind $227.99 1 $227.99
M245 Matador Strap-Lock Bongo Stand • Woodwind and Brasswind $102.98 1 $102.98
City Bongos • Woodwind and Brasswind $87.99 1 $87.99
SX-SB • Woodwind and Brasswind $69.00 1 $69.00

Materials cost

$1,357.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$97.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$20.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,505.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$265.66

Total project goal

$1,771.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,771.06

2 Donors

-$1,670.36

Donations toward project cost

-$1,419.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$250.55

match offer

-$100.69

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.59

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.10

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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