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Ms. Faulk from Cape Coral FL is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Songs in the Key of Our Life

Help me give my students new microphones so they can begin building a sound system for the chorus and drama program.

  • $841 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a small, public charter school which has only been operational for 10 years. This year the students are excited to begin a new chorus/drama department, which will allow them to grow using music/chorus and drama/theatre arts as one of their elective classes.

We are starting from scratch.

The students are high schoolers who love to sing and are involved in many activities in their school and community including student government, service clubs , ROTC and local churches and synagogues. The students' voices sound wonderful and they have already booked several performances within the community for the year. They are participating in several fundraisers and are excited to have the opportunity to sing and act. The students, many who have never sung before, make up our chorus and are find their voices in music.

The students are motivated and many will continue to flourish by attending colleges to further their musical talents.

My Project

I chose microphones to begin fulfilling the list of equipment needed for the project. This begins the list with the basics. Microphones are for stage performances and class participation. All students love to sing in a microphone.

Students need quality microphones for their voices to carry, whether performing in the classroom, or a performance hall.

The ability to start from the ground up and build a program is something the students will always remember with pride, even when they have graduated.

This will be a dream come true for many of them and will allow them to continue performing each subsequent year before graduation.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 700 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RODE - M5 Cardioid Condenser Microphones (2-Pack) • Best Buy Education $188.46 2 $376.92
Shure SM58-LC Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone • Amazon Business $99.00 3 $297.00

Materials cost

$673.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$714.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$126.01

Total project goal

$840.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$840.04

2 Donors

-$721.53

Donations toward project cost

-$714.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$118.51

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$0.00

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