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Mr. C. from Hayward CA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Recorders Are Fun!

Help me give my students new soprano recorders and guitar foot stands for our general music classes.

  • $391 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Orchestra class is unlike any ordinary class. Aside from the obvious signs of the class not having the traditional chair and desk look, the students in my class are unlike any other. To be specific, the orchestra students always are enthusiastic, even on the gloomiest days and are always filled with positive energy.

However, our music department is a true exception.

Our combined choir and instrumental programs have produced phenomenally talented young adults and leaders who strive to inspire countless audience members. It is difficult to distinguish them as ordinary high school students at first glance, yet little do you know how much they are empowered through the arts.

My Project

My elementary students need recorders to learn to play music. With these recorders, my students will be able to learn the basics of an instrument. At this young age, the students will be able to have musical experience in playing instruments.

Recorders are the future for the young ones.

My students will not only be able to learn how to play an instrument at a young age, but gain a sense of musicality. Once they have the foundation of playing a recorder, they will be able to branch out into playing a variety of other instruments. My students will greatly benefit from these recorders.

Mr. C.
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tetra-Teknica Essentials Series GFR-01 6-Position Height Adjustable Guitar Foot Rest, Color Black • Amazon Business $9.65 5 $48.25
Soprano Recorder • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.99 15 $44.85
Soprano Recorder • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.99 15 $44.85
Soprano Recorder • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.99 15 $44.85
Soprano Recorder • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.99 15 $44.85
Soprano Recorder • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.99 15 $44.85

Materials cost

$272.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$24.93

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$331.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.50

Total project goal

$390.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$390.02

1 Donor

-$261.00

Donations toward project cost

-$221.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.15

match offer

-$129.02

Match offer toward project cost

-$109.67

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.35

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$0.00

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