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Mrs. Berg from Rockford IL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Say Cheese!

My students need a camera to serve as a catalyst for inspiration!

  • $340 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are special because I teach a demographic of kids who need me to provide the stability that is missing in many of their lives. I teach in a school district that is riddled with students who live below the poverty line. They come from broken homes and therefore raised by single mothers or other family members.

My students need me as much as I need them!

My students keep me grounded and humble. I am honored to play such an important role in their lives and I look forward to everyday that I am able to positively impact their lives.

My Project

My yearbook students are eager to learn more about professional photography and how it can be applied towards making a memorable yearbook. As of now, the only cameras we have are cameras that are close to a decade old. There are so many wonderful qualities that a professional camera allows and lessons it can teach.

I want my students to know that yearbook teaches important life skills.

The things that they learn such as: teamwork, marketing, graphic design, meeting deadlines, and ownership will carry with them into high school and later their careers.

A new camera would boost their learning into the 21st century and support their future endeavors.

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

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This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nikon - COOLPIX B500 16.0-Megapixel Digital Camera - Plum • Best Buy Education $254.80 1 $254.80

Materials cost

$254.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$288.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.93

Total project goal

$339.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$339.55

1 Donor

-$339.55

Donations toward project cost

-$288.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.93

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$0.00

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