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Mr. McCullough from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Repair Tools Needed to Do Minor Repairs in Class

Help me give my students the materials they need to be successful and the tools I need to do any minor repairs on their instruments.

  • $673 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am in a unique situation. I am getting the opportunity to start a new band program for a new inner-city middle school in Oklahoma City. This will be my second year teaching and my first in this type of school. I strongly believe that every child deserves a great education and all the materials they need for that experience. There are a few items that we still need in order to give these students a great band experience in middle school.

They are all great kids that just need someone to believe in them and tell them that they are made for a greater purpose.

I hope to be the light in their world this year.

My Project

We started a new band program, and we are continuing to try and find new ways to save money for our program and for our students. One way to save money is to do our own minor repairs in class. The project will help provide the tools needed to do the repairs in our classroom. These will also serve as a learning tool for the students by helping them learn how to do their own repairs instead of having to spend money sending their instruments to the music store. Please help us fund this project and our students' future. Thank you all!

Mr. McCullough
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Q31 Economy Repair Kit • Woodwind and Brasswind $354.99 1 $354.99
Jr Mouthpiece Puller • Woodwind and Brasswind $71.99 1 $71.99
Alto Saxophone Reeds • Woodwind and Brasswind $27.62 1 $27.62
Traditional Bb Clarinet Reeds • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.95 1 $21.95
Cork Grease (Tube) • Woodwind and Brasswind $2.15 5 $10.75
Fast Valve, Slide and Key Oil • Woodwind and Brasswind $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$494.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$40.28

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$571.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$100.94

Total project goal

$672.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$672.92

1 Donor

-$336.46

Donations toward project cost

-$285.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.47

match offer

-$336.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$285.99

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.47

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$0.00

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