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Ms. DeSousa from New Castle DE is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Replace a Guitar!

My students need a new guitar to continue to learn how to play!

  • $179 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my school range from all learning groups, and cultural backgrounds. We have a broad range of abilities in our school, from high academic achievement to physical and mental disabilities. We have students from all walks of life, and we love to teach all of them.

These students are wonderful, active, creative, and curious, with a great love of music.

They love to sing, and dance, and play instruments. Many of our students seek out musical opportunities outside of the music class, which is fabulous. It is always a treat to be able to teach them everyday.

My Project

This project is to replace a guitar that was ruined in our class. The cold has reeked havoc on our classrooms, and therefore our instruments. We have a traveling set of 30 guitars that is used by the whole district. Every student in our district gets a chance to play these instruments on a year rotation.

Of the 30 we got only a few months ago, there have been 3 that have broken on their own.

No student has done this, it is just something that has happened. To replenish our guitars, I am asking to have this one funded.

Ms. DeSousa
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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CGS Student Classical Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $119.99 1 $119.99

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