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Mrs. Rizkalla from Grand Rapids MI is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sparkling and Clean!

Help me give my students disinfecting cleaning wipes to keep our classroom clean and germ-free!

  • $178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in an urban area surrounded by cement, cars, factories, liquor stores, and old buildings. They come from low-income families, and many don't travel out of our mid-sized city. My students are mostly Hispanic, but also African-American and Caucasian.

Most of their parents did not attend college or even complete high school, but they want the best for their children.

They are just trying to get by, supporting their kids in the ways they know how. They count on the school to educate their children and provide them with experiences that will help them do better in life.

My Project

If you have children who have gone to school, you know that one of the supplies teachers ask for is disinfectant wipes. I do this too, but I rarely get more than one or two parents who have the resources to send this supply in.

Classrooms are filthy places!

I teach kids to clean weekly by organizing their desks and then wiping the tops and sides - even their chairs - with a wipe. This keeps the dirt at bay and helps destroy those germs that travel so easily in a confined classroom.

Instilling a routine of cleaning will help them in their own homes as well - teaching them how to be responsible for their own surroundings.

Mrs. Rizkalla
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TK31497493T Disinfecting Cleaning Wipes 75 ct. Canister Fragrance Fresh Size 7 x 8 • Grainger $39.78 3 $119.34

Materials cost

$119.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$151.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.67

Total project goal

$177.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$177.80

1 Donor

-$89.00

Donations toward project cost

-$75.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.35

match offer

-$88.80

Match offer toward project cost

-$75.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.32

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$0.00

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