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Mrs. Bergen from Uniondale NY is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Soccer GOAL!

Help me give my students goals! What is soccer without a net to score on? These portable goals will help my students see their hard work and determination paying off as they score goals!

  • $394 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a veteran special education teacher in a low-income, high poverty school district where my students are faced with many challenges, which they fight hard to overcome. This year, I am starting a soccer club with 4th and 5th grade students.

I have a strong soccer background, both playing and coaching, and I'm looking to share this knowledge and experience with my kids, many of whom LOVE soccer but don't have the opportunity to play in an organized way.

Many of the students don't know any of the rules of the game or understand the flow of a soccer game. Our school does not have any of the equipment for this club to be successful.

My Project

As a club, we will meet Tuesdays every week after school from September to May. We do not have any supplies for the club. We are in need of two soccer goals.

What fun is soccer without a GOAL?

I'm so excited to bring my love of the game of soccer to my students but we are in need of some more equipment.

My students LOVE to play but many do not have the opportunity to play on a team. This club will give them that chance, along with learning the game and meeting new friends! We just need your help!

Mrs. Bergen
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SKLZ Quickster 12 x 6 Portable Soccer Goal • DICK'S Sporting Goods $149.99 2 $299.98

Materials cost

$299.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$334.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.03

Total project goal

$393.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$393.51

4 Donors

-$182.24

Donations toward project cost

-$170.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

match offer

-$192.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$163.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.85

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.92

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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