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Ms. Northway from Alton IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Snacks Every Day, Will Keep Hunger at Bay

Help me give my students these Goldfish crackers and snacks for our classroom.

  • $175 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school houses 40 children with autism. I have 8 amazing students in my classroom, who all have the autism diagnosis. All my students struggle with independence, confidence, and focus. My class has a daily snack, which the kids really look forward to. When my students are hungry they are unable to focus on the activity or task we are working on. Some of them come in late with no breakfast and have to have that need addressed before any learning can occur.

My Project

This project is for snacks for my classroom. We have a daily snack in the morning, between breakfast and lunch. I have requested that parents send snacks but it rarely occurs. Other days, some students will bring a snack but others won't. So, because of the lack of consistency, I have always provided snack for all my students and purchased it myself. This project will support my students everyday and will help with their attention and focus. Snack is in our daily schedule and my students know that once their reading and math is complete, it's snack time! It has also become a motivator to work hard and finish their work.

Ms. Northway
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
LifeSavers Five Flavor Mix - 5 Lb Bag Bulk Wholesale • Amazon Business $20.35 1 $20.35
Capri Sun Fruit Punch Juice Pouch (6oz Pouches, 4 Boxes of 10) • Amazon Business $15.21 1 $15.21
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Cheddar Crackers, 60 oz. Box, 2-count 30 oz. Cartons • Amazon Business $14.96 1 $14.96
WELCH'S Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $6.89 2 $13.78
Pop Secret Popcorn, Movie Theater Butter, 3 Ounce Microwave Bags, 30 Count • Amazon Business $10.37 1 $10.37
SKITTLES Original Candy, 54 Ounce Bag • Amazon Business $10.29 1 $10.29
Snyder's of Hanover Pretzels, Snaps, 50 Ounce Canister • Amazon Business $6.59 1 $6.59
Pringles Snack Stacks Potato Crisps Chips, Flavored Variety Pack, Original, Cheddar Cheese, and Sour Cream and Onion, 12.9 oz (18 Cups) • Amazon Business $6.48 1 $6.48
Pringles Snack Stacks Potato Crisps Chips, Flavored Variety Pack, Original, Cheddar Cheese, and Sour Cream and Onion, 12.9 oz (18 Cups) • Amazon Business $6.48 1 $6.48

Materials cost

$104.51

Vendor shipping charges

$11.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$148.06

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.13

Total project goal

$174.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$174.19

11 Donors

-$133.84

Donations toward project cost

-$114.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.78

Matching donations from our partners

-$40.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$34.00

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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