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Mrs. Villani from Brockton MA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Rising To Sing!

My students need choral risers for concert performance as the ones that are in the school now are quite old and unsafe.

  • $1,337 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Chorus! What a better way to end a school day! Last period of the day my students come to me ready to sing and learn new music in preparation for a concert this holiday season. They need a safe set of risers to be able to show off the wonderful new skills they have been working on so far this year.

My school is in a low income area with a majority of students whose native language is not English and they face many challenges trying to learn the language as well as academic content.

Singing is a huge outlet for them and something they can succeed at almost instantly. Having a place to perform on safe choral risers in front of the school and parents would do wonders for their self esteem not to mention school success.

My Project

My chorus will be performing at least two major concerts during this school year. The risers will also be used on the stage as we embark on the first production of a musical in this school. The choral students will also be a huge part of this production and the choral risers will be used as part of the set on the stage.

As choral risers are a piece of equipment that is vital for any concert performance, my students will be able to stand proud and tall as they perform for there peers as well as family on new risers.

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Mrs. Villani
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Individual Tapered Standing Choral Risers 8" High, Carpet • Woodwind and Brasswind $217.92 5 $1,089.60

Materials cost

$1,089.60

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.34

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,135.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$200.46

Total project goal

$1,336.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,336.40

7 Donors

-$643.20

Donations toward project cost

-$546.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$96.48

Matching donations from our partners

-$693.20

Match offers toward project cost

-$589.22

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$103.98

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$0.00

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