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Mrs. Kristin Garcia from Miami FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Starting Strong in Challenging Times

Help me give my students the journals, folders and other materials that they will need to start the year ready, no matter what that environment looks like in the coming months.

  • $918 goal

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My Students

I currently serve students in a Title I school, with over 75% of students on free or reduced lunch. Many of the families that I work with are struggling financially due to loss of jobs and income.

As the new school year approaches, whatever that may look like, whether it will be on-campus instruction or a virtual learning environment, my students will need supplies to remain engaged, organized and learning.

My Project

These basic classroom materials will help my Title I students start the year strong with everything they will need to start learning, stay engaged, build organizational skills and reach their maximum potential, no matter what the new school year looks like.

These times are proving to be financially difficult and more than 75% of the students in my school were already receiving free and reduced lunch prior to the pandemic shut down.

In these very challenging times, this would greatly assist those families in providing their child the necessary materials to have a successful school year.

Mrs. Kristin Garcia
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mead Composition Books/Notebooks, Primary, Grades K-2, Wide Ruled Paper, 100 Sheets, 5 Pack (72900) • Amazon Business $11.46 20 $229.20
Primary Journal, Hardcover, Primary Composition Book Notebook - Grades K-2, 100 Sheet, One Subject, 9.75" x 7.5", Blue Cover-12 Pack • Amazon Business $24.99 4 $99.96
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business $14.99 4 $59.96
Crayola Bulk Broad Line Washable Markers, School Supplies Classpack, 200 Count, Assorted • Amazon Business $52.35 1 $52.35
Charles Leonard Pencil Boxes, Plastic Snap-Close Box, 2.5 x 5.25 x 8.25 Inches, Assorted Colors, 24-Pack (76305) • Amazon Business $40.43 1 $40.43
Crayola Crayons Bulk, Back to School Supplies, 24 Box Classpack, 24 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $31.19 1 $31.19
Scissors, VERONES 8 Inch Soft Comfort-Grip Handles & Stainless Steel Sharp Blades Perfect for Cutting Paper, Fabric Photos, More, 15-Pack • Amazon Business $14.89 2 $29.78
Pentel Hi-Polymer Block Eraser, Large, White, Pack of 10 ZEH-10 Erasers (ZEH10PC10) • Amazon Business $6.99 4 $27.96
Better Office Products Green Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Green • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Better Office Products Yellow Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Yellow • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Better Office Products Red Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Red • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Better Office Products Purple Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Purple • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Better Office Products Blue Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Blue • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Ticonderoga Beginner Pencils, Wood-Cased #2 HB Soft, With Eraser, Yellow, 12-Pack (13308) • Amazon Business $5.60 4 $22.40
TICONDEROGA Pencils, Wood-Cased, Unsharpened, Graphite #2 HB Soft, Yellow, 96-Pack (13872) • Amazon Business $9.95 2 $19.90

Materials cost

$739.08

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$780.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$137.68

Total project goal

$917.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$917.85

9 Donors

-$458.92

Donations toward project cost

-$390.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.84

Matching donations from our partners

-$458.93

Match offers toward project cost

-$390.09

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.84

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$0.00

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