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Mrs. HILL from Houston TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Ready, Set, GROW!

My students need supplies to start off the new school year as we return to our building.

  • $423 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Due to Hurricane Harvey, my school was flooded with 2 feet of water. As a result, all of our supplies have been unsalvageable. I am starting over in hopes to have my classroom up and running for the start of the new school year.

My students' school is one of the schools in Houston ISD that was severely affected by Hurricane Harvey.

The materials in the classroom will not be able to be utilized this school year. The apartment communities were flooded and have caused many of our students to be displaced. Unfortunately, this will make our mobility rate really high for this up and coming school year. I want my students to have the supplies need to have a successful school year.

My Project

Our school was damaged after Hurricane Harvey. As a result, our students were displaced and had to be bused to the middle school campus. Many of our students have been displaced from their apartment community and are living in shelters. We will be returning to our building for the second semester. I do not want the parents to worry about the cost of new material for the second semester.

We are starting over completely and need materials to help us to be successful.

The items I am requesting will be beneficial to the students as we put together our classroom. The supplies will be utilized as classrooms supplies and in our workstations.

Mrs. HILL
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Colored Pencils Bulk, 24 Packs of 12-Count • Amazon Business $35.05 2 $70.10
EXPO Low-Odor Dry Erase Set, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Piece • Amazon Business $6.54 10 $65.40
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 4 $49.96
X-ACTO SchoolPro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Heavy Duty, Blue/Grey (2 Pack) • Amazon Business $43.99 1 $43.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $8.39 4 $33.56
My First Ticonderoga Primary Size #2 Beginner Pencils, Box of 12, Yellow (33312) • Amazon Business $6.38 5 $31.90
Sargent Art 36 Count Premium Pink Eraser Class Pack, Best Buy Assortment, 36-1012 • Amazon Business $7.55 2 $15.10
AmazonBasics File Folders - Letter Size (100 Pack) – Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $14.58 1 $14.58

Materials cost

$324.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$359.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$63.43

Total project goal

$422.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$422.89

1 Donor

-$211.43

Donations toward project cost

-$179.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.71

match offer

-$211.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$179.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.72

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$0.00

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