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Mrs. Gill from Bakersfield CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Secure & Charge Station for Tech Theater

Help me give my students a Belkin Secure and Charge Cabinet for their new laptops for Technical Theater!

  • $556 goal

This project expired on March 26, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Have you ever wanted to help a group of students who are in SERIOUS need? I have a beautiful class of students from an impoverished rural area on the outskirts of Bakersfield. Many parents and students work in the fields, collect recycling, fix up donated clothes or found items to sell at a flea market—all to put food on the table and keep a roof over their heads. These kids have parents who WANT to support them but simply don't have the means. Here's where you come in.

Your donation means that our Technical Theater program can expand to allow more students to learn how to operate light and sound boards for our theater!

We have done so many things at the school level—like work on a large stage, put on a full-length show, and teach some of our students technical theater skills—with the help of our generous district. However, technological devices, such as Chromebooks for the Tech Class, are just the thing we need to take our program to the next level!

My Project

We have had such a great response from donors in helping us expand our Theater program. You are helping develop the tech leaders of tomorrow. The Tech students need access to videos, tutorials and trouble-shooting techniques to enhance their technical theater learning.

To really add the finishing touches, we need a Secure Charging Station to keep our laptops ready to go!

We might be in the booth, up in the catwalk setting lights, or down on the stage connecting microphones. We are always on the move in the Theater, and the technology has to be ready to move with us.

Mrs. Gill
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 10 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Belkin Secure and Charge - cabinet unit • Best Buy Education $399.99 1 $399.99

Materials cost

$399.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$36.60

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$472.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.40

Total project goal

$555.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$555.99

7 Donors

-$554.22

Donations toward project cost

-$472.59

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$81.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

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$0.00

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