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Mr. Carrera from Chicago IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Send An Invitation!

Help me give my students stamps and envelopes for our Winter and Spring Concert mailings.

  • $585 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am writing this proposal for my high school students who participate in our vocal music program. Our high school serves a large urban area and has a high percentage of students from low income homes. Our student body is culturally diverse and provides our school community an opportunity to experience languages and customs from many cultures as we interact every day.

Many of my students do not have the opportunity to explore and experience high-quality music instruction outside of the school setting.

It is exciting to see them grow in their knowledge and excitement of music. Many of our students will continue their participation in the music program for 3 or 4 years during high school.

My Project

Our project goal is to get an excellent audience at our performances. With the help of our invitations, we will be able to perform for hopefully 1,000 audience members. It is a great motivation when students see our auditorium full. It helps them do their best at performances.

Students will be in charge of organizing the invitations and preparing them to be mailed.

We will using U.S. postage stamps, envelopes, labels, for invitations to our Winter and Spring performances. We know that a personal invitation to our friends and loved ones is more meaningful than just receiving an invitation by word of mouth or an email. We hope to have the best crowd we can possibly have. Great performances combined with a great audience equals a great concert.

Mr. Carrera
Grades 9-12
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
USPS Forever Stamps Roll of 100 - 2019 Flag Version • Amazon Business $70.99 6 $425.94
500 White A6 (4 3/4 X 6 1/2) Fits 4x6 Invitation Photo Wedding Announcement Envelopes • Amazon Business $26.00 1 $26.00
Avery Address Labels with Sure Feed for Laser Printers, 0.5" x 1.75", 2,000 Labels, Permanent Adhesive (5267) • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98

Materials cost

$459.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$496.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.67

Total project goal

$584.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$584.49

1 Donor

-$584.49

Donations toward project cost

-$496.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.67

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$0.00

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