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Mrs. Booth from San Pedro CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Presenting... Bye Bye Birdie!!!

My students need 3 LED Gooseneck lights for the stage crew table for our spring musical Bye Bye Birdie.

  • $340 goal

This project expired on September 3, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

For years, our school has taken pride in producing a musical. Several years ago, our drama teacher was displaced and that put an end to our stage productions. Lucky for us our very supportive principal hired a wonderful drama teacher who will again lead our performing arts department in a musical.

Our students are a great bunch of super creative performing artists.

They live for this. Every day they come in ready to get going and bring all that they have to our performing arts department. They are really excited that we have a new drama teacher and that all of our students in dance, band, stagecraft, and drama will unite to put on a spring musical this year. It has been quite a few years since we did a full length musical with all of the performing arts department. Last year we did a few small shows, but this year we are all ready to make it happen. We are ready for the challenge and for the rewards that come with all of the hard work.

My Project

We are requesting 3 LED Gooseneck lights to use at the crew table in our spring musical. These are essential for the students to see while running the lights, sound, and calling the show. The ones we have are old and unreliable. They cannot be counted on for a smooth running performance. Due to the drastic budget cuts that have ravaged our program these past few years, we have no funding for any equipment, materials, or supplies. It would mean so such to every student in our program to have the use of this much needed equipment.

Your support of our project will help our performing arts department in so many ways.

These 3 LED Gooseneck lights are so essential as the crew needs to be able to see to get all of their cues timed just right and for the audience to have a full enjoyment of our performances.

Mrs. Booth
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
X-LED XLR Gooseneck Light • Woodwind & Brasswind $76.38 3 $229.14

Materials cost

$229.14

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$20.97

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$288.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.92

Total project goal

$339.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$339.47

4 Donors

-$155.53

Donations toward project cost

-$155.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$156.49

Match offer toward project cost

-$133.02

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.47

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.45

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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