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Ms. Denise from New Haven CT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Pure Air for the Purest of Hearts.

Help me give my students a safe, healthy space to learn with this air purifier to keep our classroom air free from bacteria, viruses and other microbes that could make them sick.

  • 11 donors
  • $535 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My preschool students are amazing in every way. They are bright, inquisitive, and so eager to share their experiences. Our classroom is a welcoming environment for our youngest learners. They deserve a quality education in the most nurturing and safest environment possible. I learn so much about each one during our conversations and strive to give them as much wisdom and love that they give me.

My students will go on and do amazing things in their lives, and I feel blessed to be a part of their journey.

My Project

The challenge to socially distance in the classroom and provide quality instruction is particularly difficult with a preschool age group. This demographic does not currently have access to a Covid 19 vaccine, so my priority is keeping my preschoolers safe. This project would allow all my students to share learning experiences together in an exciting way and provide them with protection in our classroom. Due to outbreaks, At any moment, we must be prepared to all teach and learn from home. Since we all must maintain cohorts to make contact tracing easy, keeping spaces clean is a necessity. This room air purifier would provide them with necessary mask breaks, eating in the classroom, and clean our classroom air throughout the day. Please help me keep the investigation, inquiry, wonder, and excitement going in the safest environment possible

Ms. Denise
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Honeywell True HEPA Console Air Purifier, Black (HPA300) • Staples $258.09 1 $258.09
Honeywell True HEPA Replacement Filter R 10"H x 8"W x 2"D, No Rating, Air Purifier, 3/Pack (HRF-R3) • Staples $79.99 2 $159.98

Materials cost

$418.07

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$454.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.18

Total project goal

$534.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$534.52

11 Donors

-$525.11

Donations toward project cost

-$454.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$70.77

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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