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Mr. Yee from San Jose CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Rackets and Birds to Clear, Smash and Drop

My students need new rackets that match their increasing skill levels and more birdies to replace worn out ones for practices.

  • $1,155 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are dedicated student-athletes who proudly represent our school on the badminton court. Our high school team represents a school from an area that has a lower socioeconomic status compared to other high schools in the area. My student-athletes are committed to representing our school with good sportsmanship and respect for their sport as well as maintaining their good academic standing throughout each school year.

Our badminton family is growing and we need enough rackets and birdies to accommodate all of our student-athletes.

Many of our players are able to play each year without worrying about the costs. We want everyone to have the ability to play.

My Project

Many of my players first learn to play badminton on our team. Each season, many of our players' skill levels greatly increase. Our equipment meets the needs of many of our beginner and intermediate 1st and 2nd year players. However, with our more experienced players, they are unable to develop as quickly without the right equipment.

We are requesting newer rackets that we would be able to use to help develop all of our players further and more birdies for practices.

Many of our players are unable to afford the costs of these rackets, that would help them continue improving, on their own.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Yonex Astrox 7 Blk/Orng BG65 @24lb • Amazon Business $99.00 4 $396.00
Yonex Astrox 6 4U/G5 BG65 @24LB Blk/Lime Badminton Racquet • Amazon Business $89.99 4 $359.96
Yonex Mavis 350 Plastic Shuttlecocks (Pkg of 2 tubes (12 pcs) - Yellow Medium Speed) • Amazon Business $25.95 4 $103.80

Materials cost

$859.76

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$78.67

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$981.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$173.18

Total project goal

$1,154.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,154.51

8 Donors

-$577.26

Donations toward project cost

-$490.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.59

match offer

-$577.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$490.66

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.59

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$0.00

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