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Mrs. Pahmeier from Riverside CA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Snare Drums For Drumline

My students need marching snare drums with harnesses to be able to perform with the rest of their classmates.

  • $817 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My drumline students are energetic, hardworking and highly motivated students who are in need of marching snare drums. We were able to receive three marching base drums and a marching tenor.

Currently our snares are working on practice pads and two concert snares we already have.

In our drumline we have four bass drums, eight snares, one tenor and four cymbal players. The purpose of marching snares are to facilitate a drum for each student and harnesses to carry the drums while they march.

My Project

These marching snare drums will provide our Drumline class with the ability to have a complete drumline with marching bass, tenor and snare drums. Having drums with harnesses will allow students to march around and create formations that are appealing to audience members.

Having a real drum to play makes a difference in performance and improving student's skills.

Using a practice pad is great for learning but having the drum allows the entire class to hear each individual drum part and create a cohesive sound. The rebound from a snare head allows students to perform accurately and match other students playing the same part.

Mrs. Pahmeier
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Marching Snare Drum with Carrier • Woodwind and Brasswind $149.99 4 $599.96

Materials cost

$599.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$54.90

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$693.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$122.45

Total project goal

$816.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$816.31

5 Donors

-$282.64

Donations toward project cost

-$248.29

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.35

match offer

-$524.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$445.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$78.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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