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Mr. Maciel from Los Angeles CA is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Softball For The Youth

My students need softball equipment for our next P.E. unit.

  • $380 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The location of my school is in Southern California near downtown Los Angeles. My group of students come from low-income families. The students are very energetic and eager to learn. Students have been introduced to a few non-traditional sport units but are eager to learn more.

The demographics of students in my grade level are as follow.

We have about 25 African American students in 5th and 6th grade. We have about 202 Hispanic or Latino students in 5th and 6th grade. We have 2 Filipino students and 2 white students in 5th and 6th grade. 94% of students get free/reduced lunch. 31% of students are English Language Learners.

My Project

The materials provided will enhance the students cognitive and physical ability to play the sport of softball. Students will get the opportunity to learn an American sport. Students will be introduced to skills such as catching, throwing, rules and regulations, running bases, outfield, infield, defense, and offense. This will enhance their knowledge of the sport.

In addition, students will also have the opportunity to be introduced to a sport they might like and play after they leave Crown Prep Academy.

This will give students the ability to socialize and be active. Students can also use this sport to learn teamwork.

Mr. Maciel
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BALL FOAM TECHNOSKIN MED BOUNCE 90MM - SPORTIME - SET OF 6 • School Specialty $40.32 3 $120.96
BAT/BALL SET - RHINO ULTRA FOAM 29 INCH 6 EACH BAT/BALL COLOR • School Specialty $76.89 1 $76.89
TEE BATTING FEATHERLYTE - SET OF 6 • School Specialty $44.58 1 $44.58

Materials cost

$242.43

Vendor shipping charges

$24.24

State sales tax

$22.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$322.49

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.91

Total project goal

$379.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$379.40

1 Donor

-$379.40

Donations toward project cost

-$322.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.91

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$0.00

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