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Ms. Caban from Concord CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

So Fresh & So Clean

My students need a variety of cleaning products, from Purell hand sanitizer to Kleenex facial tissues, to stay so fresh and so clean throughout the school year.

  • $168 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

What I love about my students and what makes them special is that they are extremely diverse in several aspects of life. Ethnically/Racially, 67% of my students come from minority backgrounds, from Hispanic to Pacific Islander. In addition, 47% of my students are economically disadvantaged, qualifying for free or reduced lunch. Lastly, my students are a variety of types of learners, from English Language Learners to Deaf and Hard of Hearing learners.

Students are constantly in my classroom, before/after school, during brunch/lunch, and even during passing period when they should be getting to class.

I strive to create a positive safe space that is welcoming to all students. Many students have been receptive to my efforts by being open and honest with me about their lives and my teaching practice.

My Project

Primarily, these cleaning products will make a difference in my students' learning by preventing the spread of germs. Less germs will lead to less of absences from being sick for both the students and me. Specifically, students will be able to use the facial tissues to keep their noses clear and the hand sanitizer to keep their hands clean.

Not only will these cleaning supplies create a fresher, cleaner, and healthier space, but they will also promote a welcoming learning environment that promotes a respect for property and focuses on learning.

My classroom will continue be a place where students enjoy coming to and have a desire to be a part of whatever is occurring inside. Please and thank you in advance for your consideration and potential donation!

Ms. Caban
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer,12 oz. • Staples Advantage $4.99 6 $29.94
Band-Aid Sheer/Wet Flex Bandages Variety Pack, 280 Bandages Per Box • Staples Advantage $16.32 1 $16.32
Kleenex 2-Ply Facial Tissue, Flat Box, 160 Sheets/Box, 3 Boxes/Pack • Staples Advantage $5.99 2 $11.98
Brighton Professional Soft Molded Wastebasket, 3.2 Gallons, Black, 12"h x 11"w x 8 1/4" d • Staples Advantage $11.69 1 $11.69
Staples Choose-Your-Size Paper Towel, 2-Ply, 150 Sheets/Roll, 8 Rolls/Pack (28578) • Staples Advantage $9.99 1 $9.99
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Value Pack, Crisp Lemon and Fresh Scent - 3 Pack - 35 Wipes Each (30112) • Staples Advantage $9.29 1 $9.29
Brighton Professional Surface Disinfectant And Deodorizing II Spray, 16 Oz. • Staples Advantage $6.29 1 $6.29
Febreze AIR Freshener Hawaiian Aloha, 8.8 Oz., 2 Count • Staples Advantage $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$101.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$142.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.11

Total project goal

$167.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$167.41

4 Donors

-$110.76

Donations toward project cost

-$94.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.86

match offer

-$55.76

Match offer toward project cost

-$47.40

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.36

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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