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Coach Cerepak & Arroyo from Tucson AZ is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Softball Equipment for an Up and Coming Team

Help me give my students the necessary equipment for a very successful season.

  • $1,586 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a Title I school with 70% of our population receiving free or reduced lunch, our students are faced with an immense amount of challenges. Being a minority. Being labeled as uneducated when English is their second language. Being in a foster home. Being a refugee. Always being the new student because moving to another location is just a part of the routine. Not having the resources that are provided at higher funded schools.

Our students deserve to be able to play on a team where they learn, are supported, and grow.

Our students may be beginners, but their heart shows that they can overcome even the greatest of obstacles.

They are dedicated. They are passionate. They support those around them.

With softball, they are able to come together to help each other out both on and off the field. Even though we are currently struggling to find the means to provide them with the necessary equipment, our students come to practice with a smile on their faces as they are grateful for what they have.

My Project

Our students come from various different backgrounds. They often refrain from playing sports because they cannot afford the equipment to play.

With your help, our students will have the necessary training and safety equipment to compete on many different levels.

These resources will help them become a part of a team and will allow them to shape their own personal characters in a positive way. It will be something that they look forward to doing and will make them into overall better citizens in society. This will also make them appreciate all the help they have been given to then return it back to the community.

Coach Cerepak & Arroyo
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
NO Errors NO E2 Catchers Bag with Fatboy Wheels - Wheeled Baseball Equipment Gear & Helmet Bags (Royal) • Amazon Business $249.99 1 $249.99
PowerNet Team Color Baseball Softball 7x7 Hitting Net w/Bow Frame (Royal Blue) • Amazon Business $69.99 3 $209.97
RIP-IT Defense Pro – The Ultimate Softball Fielder’s Mask – Lightweight Protection with Uninhibited Visibility, Performance, and Blackout Technology – Royal – Adult • Amazon Business $40.67 5 $203.35
Crown Sporting Goods 9-inch Speed Agility Training Hurdles, Pack of 5 • Amazon Business $37.98 2 $75.96
SKLZ Impact Limited-Flight Practice Baseball, Softball, and Mini Balls (Softballs, 8 Pack) • Amazon Business $17.99 3 $53.97
Precision Impact Weighted Baseballs: Heavy Weighted Baseball Set for Throwing/Pitching Training • Amazon Business $49.95 1 $49.95
EASTON MLF6 Maple Fungo Wood Baseball Bat | 34 inch | Black / Clear | 2020 | Handcrafted in USA • Amazon Business $49.33 1 $49.33
Franklin Sports Pitch Back Baseball Rebounder - Pitch Return Trainer and Rebound Net - All Angles for Grounders and Pop Flies - 68 x 48 Inch • Amazon Business $47.99 1 $47.99
TRX Training Slam Ball, Easy-Grip Tread & Durable Rubber Shell, 6lbs • Amazon Business $21.21 2 $42.42
Champion Sports 90 Deluxe Batting Tee • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
INTENT SPORTS 360xb0 Dynamic Speed Resistance and Assistance Trainer Kit 8 Ft. Strength 80 Lb Resistance Running Bungee Band (Waist). Solo or Partner. Multi-Sport Maximize Power, Strength, Speed! eBook! • Amazon Business $33.97 1 $33.97
GoSports Baseball & Softball Pitching Kit | Practice Accuracy Training with Strike Zone & XTRAMAN Dummy Batter • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Louisville Slugger WBFN100-NA Fungo K100 Natural Baseball Bat, 36-inch • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
TRX Training Slam Ball, Easy-Grip Tread & Durable Rubber Shell, 10lbs • Amazon Business $28.01 1 $28.01
TRX Training Slam Ball, Easy-Grip Tread & Durable Rubber Shell, 8lbs • Amazon Business $25.46 1 $25.46
Gonex Bat Grip Tape for Baseball& Softball, 1.1mm 40.16'' Black Batting Wrap, 2pcs • Amazon Business $12.39 2 $24.78
Yes4All Agility Ladder – Speed Agility Training Ladder with Carry Bag – 8 Rung (Blue) • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98

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