You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Massie from Eugene OR is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Protein for Growing Minds

My students need protein-filled snacks to keep working hard in their after-school learning community!

  • $524 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Dream big, ask questions, and never give up!" is our motto in our after-school program! In order to do keep pushing for an extra hour of learning, our kids will need a healthy protein-filled snack to get them through!

If you struggled to break apart complex words or form strategies for composing numbers, wouldn't you want a yummy, healthy snack to launch your learning?

With 50+ students in second, third and fourth grade, our main goals are to target specific skills and foster a growth mindset in our students. When we view mistakes as learning opportunities and errors the path to true understanding, we work collaboratively to create high expectations and achievement for all students. In order to build the stamina to keep pressing on, our kids deserve a protein-filled, brain-building snack!

My Project

Kids take a 15 minute brain break recess before beginning targeted learning. Easy snacks are often filled with sugar or carbs. We've selected snacks that are nutritious and filled with protein but are also easy to distribute on the go. With these snacks, the kids will have all the tools they need to concentrate and work hard!

With over 60% free and reduced lunch, snacks our essential to our students.

Some of them struggle to get adequate nutrition at home. Giving them a boost before intensive instruction is essential!

Read More
Mrs. Massie
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Massie is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Blue Diamond Almonds Roasted Salted 1.5 Oz. 48/Pack • Quill.com $50.99 2 $101.98
Blue Diamond Whole Natural Almonds 1.5 oz. Bag, 36/pk • Quill.com $45.04 2 $90.08
Jack Links Original Beef Stick 72/pk • Quill.com $41.64 2 $83.28
Wonderful Pistachios 100 Calorie, 1.25-oz., 12 Bags per Box • Quill.com $12.74 3 $38.22
Bear Naked All-Natural Granola Banana Nut, 12-oz. Bag • Quill.com $5.94 6 $35.64
Jif To Go Creamy Peanut Butter Cups, 1.5oz., 8/Box • Quill.com $3.39 10 $33.90
Keebler Sandwich Crackers CLUB & Cheddar Filling, 8 per Package, 12 Packages per Pack • Quill.com $5.09 5 $25.45

Materials cost

$408.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$444.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$78.47

Total project goal

$523.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$523.15

5 Donors

-$523.15

Donations toward project cost

-$444.68

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$78.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Eugene","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2768329],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"OR","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":1467060,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/protein-for-growing-minds/1467060/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":50,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Massie","authorIds":{"2768329":{"owner":"Mrs. Massie","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1467060],"proposalHash":"1004123649","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp2768329_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1476247601498","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20536829,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["Mjc2ODMyOQ==","Mjc3ODk0NQ==","Mjc3ODkyMg==","Mjc4MDEzMw==","Mjc4MDE1Mg=="],"teacherId":2768329,"schoolCounty":"Lane","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"OR","name":"Oregon"}}