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Mr. Janko from San Leandro CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Running Club

My students need pinnies to help create teams so they can work together in improving their running times. We had over 60 students signed up this year for after school running club.

  • $994 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

The students at James Madison are not only great but really enthusiastic about physical education. They enjoy the variety our program provides and like to help their younger counterparts as well. At our school I provide after school sports programs and the kids just can’t get enough of them. When most kids try to get home as fast as possible so they can spend time on their computer or play video games, our kids look forward to our after school sports and the comradeship it provides.

My Project

I founded a running club at our school last year at our elementary school. As an avid runner and someone who ran cross country, I have really been promoting running at our school. I wasn't sure how many would be interested but in the end, 90 or our 400 students signed up. That was quite exciting and something that made me proud.

This year was no different and our school grew to 500 students and we had a huge turnout again.

I would like to train for our city wide track meet. We hope to do really well and place in the top 3 with our relay teams. The pinnies will help create 8 different teams that will focus on teamwork as our students vary from 2nd to 5th grade. I am making our upper grade students become coaches for their team so that our future 5th graders can do for others as it was done for them. thank you

Mr. Janko
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Orange • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Black • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Gold • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Maroon • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Purple • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Blue • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
BSN Sports Adult Lightweight Numbered Practice Pinnies - 12 Pack - Green • DICK'S Sporting Goods $84.99 1 $84.99
Gill Running Batons - 8 Pack - Green • DICK'S Sporting Goods $39.99 2 $79.98

Materials cost

$674.91

Vendor shipping charges

$67.49

State sales tax

$61.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$844.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.99

Total project goal

$993.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$993.26

1 Donor

-$496.63

Donations toward project cost

-$422.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$74.49

match offer

-$496.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$422.13

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$74.49

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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