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  • $1,808 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Emerman
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households
  • 12 donors
  • $0 still needed

School Supplies For Underprivileged Children

My students need general school supplies to last the rest of the school year. I am requesting pencils, markers, crayons, erasers, colored pencils, etc.

My Students

Everyday children ask their teachers for regular pencils. Unfortunately, many of the students at our school do not have the funds to get the much needed school supplies. Our teachers spend their own money on general supplies for their students.

The students at this school have the best attitudes and are grateful for what they have.

Unfortunately, they don't have much. Around 88% of our families are of low-socioeconomic status and are not able to provide simple school supplies that all students need. Majority of our students are Hispanic and African American.

My Project

The students would be able to get a sense of pride with having their own school supplies. They will no longer have to ask their teacher for things that they do not have. This will help increase their independence. They will be able to do daily activities that the teacher assigns by having the necessary materials.

This will change my students' lives for the better because they will have the needed materials to complete everyday tasks in the classroom.

They will no longer have to ask their teacher for simple supplies. This will help increase their independence and sense of pride!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Super Sticky Full Adhesive Notes 3x3", Assorted, 12/Pack • Quill.com $11.69 10 $116.90
Mr. Sketch Scented Art Markers Chisel Point, Assorted Colors, 8-Color Set • Quill.com $8.49 10 $84.90
Quill Mechanical Pencil with Grip 0.7mm • Quill.com $3.31 25 $82.75
Pacon Art Street Doodle Pad 9x12", 80 Sheets • Quill.com $2.69 30 $80.70
BACKPACK KIDS 15'' PINK - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $7.97 10 $79.70
BACKPACK KIDS 15'' BLUE - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $7.97 10 $79.70
MARKER DRY ERASE EXPO LOW ODOR CHISEL ASST PACK OF 16 • School Specialty $18.90 4 $75.60
SmileMakers $100 Erasers 36 PCS • Quill.com $14.84 5 $74.20
Sargent Art Sargent Art Washable Felt Super Tip Markers Broad Tip • Quill.com $2.69 25 $67.25
PRANG WASHABLE WC/COMBO 36SET CLASSPK • Blick Art Materials $64.48 1 $64.48
Quill Brand Colored Pencils 12-Color Set • Quill.com $1.25 50 $62.50
Tops Spiral-Bound Notebooks 8x10-1/2", Perforated, Wide Ruling, White, Punched, 70 Sheets/Pad • Quill.com $1.25 50 $62.50
Quill Brand 1" Round Ring Binder Non-View, Black, 3-Ring • Quill.com $2.59 24 $62.16
Quill Brand 1" Round Ring Binder Non-View, White, 3-Ring • Quill.com $2.59 24 $62.16
SmileMakers Jumbo Erasers 12 PCS • Quill.com $11.96 5 $59.80
Quill Brand 2-Pocket Fastener Folders Assorted • Quill.com $17.09 3 $51.27
PAPER MEMO NOTEBOOK 3'' X 5'' TOP-OPEN 100-SHT - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.23 40 $49.20
Pencil/Crayon Sharpener • Quill.com $0.89 50 $44.50
Crayola Crayons 16-count Box • Quill.com $1.25 25 $31.25
PENCIL GRIPS EXTREME GEL PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $2.56 10 $25.60
Pencil Box, Lime • Quill.com $1.79 10 $17.90
Pencil Box, Lemon • Quill.com $1.79 10 $17.90
Pencil Box, Blueberry • Quill.com $1.79 10 $17.90
SNIPPY SCISSOR/BLUNT PVC 12PK • Blick Art Materials $8.84 2 $17.68
Westcott School Rulers 12", Plastic Style in Assorted Colors • Quill.com $0.31 50 $15.50
PENCIL DIXON NO. 2 SOFT YELLOW PACK OF 144 • School Specialty $14.24 1 $14.24
PENCIL GRIPS TRIANGULAR STRIPED PACK/25 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.32 10 $13.20
PENCIL GRIPS TUBE SOLID - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.23 10 $12.30
Quill Brand Cap Erasers Assorted Colors • Quill.com $0.62 10 $6.20

Materials cost

$1,449.94

Vendor shipping charges

$34.95

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$21.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,536.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$271.17

Total project goal

$1,807.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,807.81

11 Donors

-$1,632.81

Donations toward project cost

-$1,387.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$244.92

match offer

-$175.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$148.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 500 students.

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