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

Snacks = Academic Focus

Help me give my students snacks so they can be successful and productive in class.

  • $507 goal

This project expired on January 12, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school and many of my students come from low-income families. All of the students receive free lunch based on their socioeconomic status.

My students and their families are very special and face many challenges at home that make it difficult to come to school prepared to learn.

A lot of them have to work long hours after school to help their parents pay for the essentials and some even help pay the bills too.

My Project

The resources from this project will address my students urgent needs right away. Students are always asking if I have snacks. I try to always have something but it is hard to feed so many of them. My students want to be successful in life and I would like to provide them with all the essential tools that they will need. Some of my students schedules are so packed that they will go the whole day without eating a thing. They participate in after school activities and don't eat until they get home.

With this project my students will be able to have a snack when needed so they can focus on their academics and participate in after school activities without being starving at the end of the day.

It would be amazing.

Mrs. White
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Healthy Low Calorie Snack Box (700-00005) • Quill.com $33.99 2 $67.98
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, 1.5 oz. Bags, 72 Bags/Box • Quill.com $29.74 2 $59.48
Nutri-Grain Cereal Bars Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry, & Strawberry, 48/Case • Quill.com $25.49 2 $50.98
Welch's Mixed Fruits Snacks, 0.9 Oz, 66 Count (209-00320) • Quill.com $23.79 2 $47.58
Nature Valley Oats & Honey Granola Bars, 1.5 oz. Packs 2 Bars/Pack, 28 Packs/Box • Quill.com $18.18 2 $36.36
Quaker Chewy Granola Bar Chocolate Chip & Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Variety Pack 60 Count (220-00434) • Quill.com $17.84 2 $35.68
Belvita Breakfast Biscuits Blueberry 4 Packs, 20 Count • Quill.com $16.14 2 $32.28
Skinny Pop 100 Calorie Popcorn Snack, 0.65 Oz, 24 Count (220-00408) • Quill.com $29.74 1 $29.74
Belvita Breakfast Sandwich Dark Chocolate Creme, 1.76 oz, 25 Pack • Quill.com $17.50 1 $17.50
Austin Zoo Animal Crackers, 2 oz. Bags, 36 Bags/Box • Quill.com $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$394.57

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$430.49

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.97

Total project goal

$506.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$506.46

1 Donor

-$50.65

Donations toward project cost

-$43.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.60

match offer

-$455.81

Match offer toward project cost

-$387.44

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.37

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$0.00

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