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Mrs. Stegena from Philadelphia PA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Seating For My Students

My students need new chairs to be comfortable in my classroom.

  • $1,157 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Motivated, intelligent, and ambitious are just a few words to describe my diverse group of students from Northeast Philadelphia. I teach regular education, special education, and ESOL students. They excel greatly in my mathematics and science classroom.

They are compassionate and work as a team to make sure each person is growing academically.

We are a strong community who supports one another. My students' futures are very bright and they would be extremely grateful for any help they get to achieve their dreams. I currently teach two mathematics classes and two science classes.

My Project

A comfortable learning environment is critical to the academic success of children. My students need the chairs to feel comfortable in their learning environment. The majority of my current chairs are broken. They catch onto clothing and almost completely fall apart while my students are sitting in them. My students take care of the items in my classroom. They are just old and have seen better days. For a large part of their day, they are in my classroom. 90 minutes for math, 45 minutes for science, and 15 minutes for advisory. I want my room to be a welcoming, safe place to be where they feel valued.

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

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 68 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flash Furniture HERCULES Polypropylene Titanium Frame Finish Stack Chair, Black • Quill.com $26.09 36 $939.24

Materials cost

$939.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$983.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$173.53

Total project goal

$1,156.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,156.86

4 Donors

-$952.83

Donations toward project cost

-$940.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.00

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$154.03

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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