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Mrs. Almon from Hartford CT is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Snacking to Help My Learning

Help me give my students snacks to keep them focused and engaged during school!

  • $159 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach first grade in a Title I school. Although my students may live in an impoverished neighborhood, my students are vibrant and will brighten up your day! They can be an energetic bunch! They are hard workers and love to show this to anyone who walks into our classroom or whoever they see in the hallway!

My students are an amazing group of children with different abilities and personalities.

They are busting at the seams to learn. They are excited to learn and grow.

My Project

"When is it lunch time?" "I AM SO HUNGRY!" "Can I have a snack?" "Did you hear that-that was my belly!"

I am growing First Graders-I need to feed their minds and I need help to feed their bodies!!!

My students are getting distracted because they are so hungry! They are so hungry throughout the day-even though they get free breakfast and lunch at school. My First Graders must be going through growth spurts!

Your generous donations will provide healthy and nutritious snacks for my students! They picked the snacks out together and voted on which snacks would be healthy and yummy. These snacks will keep my students ready to learn and keep focused during the school day!

Mrs. Almon
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Vermont Smoke & Cure Jerky Sticks - Antibiotic Free Beef & Pork Sticks - Gluten Free - Great Keto Snack -High in Protein & Low Sugar - Original Flavor -1oz Jerky Stick - 24 Count • Amazon Business $25.21 1 $25.21
CLIF BAR - Energy Bar - Variety Pack - (2.4 Ounce Protein Bar, 16 Count) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Smartfood Popcorn Variety Pack, 40 count • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
LUNA BAR - Gluten Free Bar - Variety Pack - (1.69 Ounce Snack Bar, 12 Count)(Flavors May Vary) • Amazon Business $15.09 1 $15.09
Vermont Smoke & Cure Mini Meat Stick Go Pack, Beef & Pork, Antibiotic Free, Gluten Free, Cracked Pepper, .5oz Stick, 6 Count • Amazon Business $4.99 3 $14.97
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.98 1 $6.98
Slim Jim Snack-Sized Smoked Meat Stick, Original Flavor, 14 Count,Pack of 1 • Amazon Business $3.00 2 $6.00

Materials cost

$103.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.78

Total project goal

$158.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$158.56

2 Donors

-$78.00

Donations toward project cost

-$69.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.70

match offer

-$77.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$65.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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