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  • $229 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. T.
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Rug Needed for my Classroom

My students need a new rug.

My Students

When I recall my experience in elementary school, I remember bright and colorful walls that displayed students' work. The classroom was a place that I loved being in. I want my students to walk into their classroom wanting to be there and excited to learn.

My students are five and six year old children with autism.

They come from low-income families. They attend school in a low-income neighborhood in Brooklyn. Their school has low resources and not enough funds to meet their needs. My students are unique and charismatic individuals. My students are nonverbal, but their excitement for learning can be read on their faces.

My Project

Unfortunately, this year I walked into my classroom to find it had been vandalized. Paint was thrown all over my books, walls, the students desks, and on bulletin boards that displayed my students hard work. These vandals also poured paint all over the rug, we use during circle time. With your help I want my students to come back to a better, more inviting room. This rug will improve my students' learning, environment, and overall it will support their education.

Your support and donations will enrich not only my students' education, but their lives as well.

My students love to be surrounded by an environment that supports who they are. By contributing to this project you will be helping me help their uniqueness shine.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Early Learning Value Rug • Kaplan Early Learning Company $161.46 1 $161.46

Materials cost

$161.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$193.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.21

Total project goal

$228.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$228.09

4 Donors

-$166.11

Donations toward project cost

-$142.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.23

match offer

-$60.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$51.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.98

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 6 students.

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