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 »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

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.

 

Mr. Diaz from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Quill Helps Scholars

Help me give my students graph paper, whiteboard markers, stapler, staples, and batteries.

  • $349 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I school with students from second to sixth grade. My students are from the inner city and are mostly English language learners. Our school is a pilot school. The school's philosophy focuses on leadership skills with an emphasis on critical thinking.

My students are hardworking, resourceful, and self-motivated young people who are eager to be lifelong learners.

The majority of the students who attend our school will be the first in their families to attend college.

My Project

All the materials being requested in this project will be put to immediate use. These materials will help with a variety of activities that happen in the classroom. This project will hep the instructional day go smoothly.

Having the right school supplies help children to learn in multiple ways.

The whiteboard markers will help with explaining and distinguish steps to solving an equation. The graph paper will assist students with organizing their work. The stapler and staples will allow students to organize and display their work. These were supplies students have been requesting so this was very much a student-generated project.

Mr. Diaz
Grades 6-8
Nearly all 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

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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 Mr. Diaz is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Graph Pads, 8.5" x 11", Graph, White, 50 Sheets/Pad, 6 Pads/Pack (51301/18606STP) • Quill.com $15.74 4 $62.96
Expo 2-in-1 Tank Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Ink, 8/Pack (1944658) • Quill.com $25.19 2 $50.38
Expo Low Odor Dry-Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36/Box • Quill.com $44.99 1 $44.99
Eveready Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) "AA" Batteries 1.5V, 4-Pack • Quill.com $20.62 2 $41.24
Bostitch InPower Spring-Powered Desktop Stapler, 20-Sheet, Full-Strip Capacity, Blue (1122) • Quill.com $13.99 2 $27.98
Quill Brand Standard Staples, 1/4", 5000/Box (35065) • Quill.com $3.23 4 $12.92

Materials cost

$240.47

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$296.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.25

Total project goal

$348.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$348.33

1 Donor

-$157.42

Donations toward project cost

-$157.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$163.13

Match offer toward project cost

-$138.66

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.47

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.78

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":"Los Angeles","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1357726],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"his","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4505253,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/quill-helps-scholars/4505253/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":102,"teacherScreenName":"Mr. Diaz","authorIds":{"1357726":{"owner":"Mr. Diaz","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4505253],"proposalHash":"1987185053","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-4_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":224212,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NjkwMzE2Nw==","MTM1NzcyNg=="],"teacherId":1357726,"schoolCounty":"Los Angeles","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}