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Mrs. S. from Bronx NY is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sharpen your Pencil, Sharpen your Mind!

The cost of two Boston School Pro Electric Pencil Sharpeners for this proposal is $135, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $147 goal

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I teach second grade in an area where parents don't even have the money to supply their children with pencils and a pencil sharpener. Each day, I supply children with pencils and a helper sharpens the pencils using the electric sharpener which I purchased with my own money. I have already gone through 2 electric pencil sharpeners, and it is only the third week of school! My class and I would benefit from the Boston Pro pencil sharpener. I think that it could stand up to the constant usage by my children. The Boston Pro is fast and rugged. We really need this addition to our classroom. Please help my children be ready to write, every day! Thank you!

Mrs. S.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Boston School Pro Electric Pencil • Highsmith Inc. $45.31 2 $90.62

Materials cost

$90.62

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$119.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.33

Total project goal

$146.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$146.26

1 Donor

-$137.92

Donations toward project cost

-$120.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.92

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.42

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$0.00

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