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Ms. Brecque from Flint MI is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Please Help! Hungry Students! Need Snacks!

Help me give my students snacks. They don't eat until after 1 p.m. Most have been up since 7 or 8 a.m. They need crackers, cookies, and chips just to make it until lunch.

  • $792 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from the most diverse school in the city. They have a variety of ethnic groups, classes, educational backgrounds, and learning styles. We are also honored to have a variety of abilities. We serve students with multiple physical, mental, and emotional impairments. So, our students have a chance to learn with a true snapshot of humanity.

My students have the joy to learn.

In the midst of water issues, budget cuts, and buildings closing, my students are determined to learn. There is now low morale among students and staff. The impact of these conditions is deeply impacting learning. Yet, they are working to overcome these odds and become successful.

My Project

My students are part of the working poor families of their communities. Most jump from home to home because their parents work several homes. So, they are lucky if they get a good dinner. Many eat both breakfast and lunch at school. We are requesting crackers, cookies, and chips just to make it until lunch.

Still my students are hungry and growing adolescence.

Many are nearly as tall as grown ups and hungry anyway. But, our lunch isn't until 1 p.m. Many wake at 8 a.m. So, to have a snack part way into the morning of crackers, cookies, or chips; would really help them. Then, instead of concentrating on hunger, they can focus on learning.

Ms. Brecque
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SNACK COMBOS PRETZEL PIZZA PACK OF 18 MRS71475 • School Specialty $23.28 3 $69.84
CRACKER CHZIT 1.5OZ • School Specialty $11.35 6 $68.10
COOKIES CHOC CHIP PACK OF 36 KEB10003 • School Specialty $29.60 2 $59.20
SNACKS MINIS OREO MDZ0001 PACK OF 60 • School Specialty $54.52 1 $54.52
CANDY M&MS VARIETY 33.08OZ - MRSSN51793 - PACK OF 60 • School Specialty $26.48 2 $52.96
SNACK - PRETZEL - 1.5OZ - SNY088150 - PACK OF 48 • School Specialty $26.19 2 $52.38
COOKIES VARIETY AUSTIN PACK OF 45 KEB10023 • School Specialty $20.51 2 $41.02
ACT II BUTTER POPCORN CNG23223 CASE OF 36 • School Specialty $39.26 1 $39.26
LAFFY TAFFY CANDY 145 ASSORTED 49 4 OZ - NES48749 • School Specialty $17.81 2 $35.62
SNACK MIDGEES 5LB AVTSN884580 • School Specialty $15.68 2 $31.36
SNACK STACK PRINGLES - KEB14977 - PACK OF 18 • School Specialty $13.41 2 $26.82
CANDY TWIZZLERS 105 IND WRAPPED TWISTS STRAWBERRY HRS51902 • School Specialty $13.41 2 $26.82
DANISH BUTTER COOKIES REUSABLE TIN 12 OZ • School Specialty $9.44 2 $18.88

Materials cost

$576.78

Vendor shipping charges

$57.68

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$673.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$118.78

Total project goal

$791.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$791.89

11 Donors

-$791.89

Donations toward project cost

-$673.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$118.78

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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