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Mrs. M. from New York NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Snacks For Hard Working Kids!

Help me give my students these snacks to help them become more energized.

  • $159 goal

This project expired on June 27, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach high school kids from all around New York City. They come from different boroughs and neighborhoods all trying to get away from violent gangs and trying to focus on their education. They are a great group of kids who are always looking for ways to learn new things about technology. They come to the classroom filled with interest and creative minds. More than a positive attitude and thirst for learning, these kids come to my classroom with empty stomachs and excessive troubles brought about by homelessness and other social issues from their communities. They often ask if I have food, water, and other household items to give them because they are feeling hungry, have not had a decent meal, or need products to keep themselves hygienic.

My Project

My students will greatly benefit from receiving water, cookies, and other variety of snacks as it will help boost their energy as they do their work during class. They are also able to bring some of the snacks home to share with some of their family and friends. I have seen from past experience with these kids that when my students are provided some snacks in between or during class, that they are able to focus more, have more motivation, and are able to complete their tasks better because they have the energy and alertness to successfully finish their work.

Mrs. M.
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 80 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grandma's Cookies, Variety, 36/Carton (FRI14867) • Staples Advantage $14.99 3 $44.97
Pringles Cheddar Cheese Potato Chips, 1.41 oz cans, 36 Cans/Box • Staples Advantage $39.99 1 $39.99
Poland Spring 100% Natural Spring Water, 16.9 Oz., 24/Carton (075720004096) • Staples Advantage $10.99 1 $10.99
True Clear Purified Bottled Water, 8 fl oz. Bottles, 24/Carton (TC54595) • Staples Advantage $7.49 1 $7.49

Materials cost

$103.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.82

Total project goal

$158.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$158.81

2 Donors

-$98.00

Donations toward project cost

-$93.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.65

match offer

-$48.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$41.63

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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