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Ms. Randall from Havelock NC is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Raleigh Bound!

Help me give my students an experience the majority of them will never have and that is to see democracy in action at the state capital!

  • $1,469 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are primarily from military families based at a nearby Air Station. Our area including our school, student and teacher housing and our greater community at large suffered tremendous loss as Hurricane Florence devastated our region. Many of my students including myself were displaced due to storm damage to our homes. The hardships and resilience that have been endured and exhibited are mind-boggling. My students are a constant source of inspiration for me and I want them to have an unforgettable day of adventures and enlightenment. Many of my students have never been to a museum or cultural exhibit and several have never traveled outside of the county!

My Project

Students need to experience the governmental process in each stage and where it takes place. Citizenship is created not born and sparking interest in how our government functions and where is a vital link to active curiosity and future voters. The students have been reading about how the government process works, elections and the inception of bills and laws however actually visiting and participating in the process would be an unforgettable life experience! No amount of webquests and online field trips can compare with the actual visitation of historical and political sites such as the state capital where actual policies are written and hands-on learning takes place.

Ms. Randall
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Transportation Sunway Charters $1,200.00

Trip cost

$1,200.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$18.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,248.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$220.24

Total project goal

$1,468.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,468.24

3 Donors

-$419.56

Donations toward project cost

-$371.63

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.93

match offer

-$1,031.02

Match offer toward project cost

-$876.37

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$154.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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