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Mr. Fort from Indianapolis IN is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Starting With Basic Care Essentials

My students need basic care essentials to start the year off right!

  • $636 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is built on diversity from the students we teach to the the topics that are explored in our inquiry-based classrooms. We are honored to serve a population of students who come from many countries, speak several languages, and learn in many different ways. Our school is founded on principals that make our students successful, inside and outside of the classroom, for the extent of their lives. Through the implementation of IB Learner Profile traits and quality content instruction, our students are equipped with the 21st century skills needed in our world today.

My Project

Students need essential care items in order to be most successful in school and life. Sometimes, those items are hard to come by. It is important that these items, such as deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, chap stick, and soap, are readily accessible to students in need. This project will make the acquisition of these everyday products readily available to students in our school. It is important that we start the school year off with a supply of these items to provide to students in advance, and in times of need throughout the school year. Thank you for your support in advance!

Mr. Fort
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Chap Stick Lip Balm Variety Pack Assorted Flavors Original, Strawberry, Moisturizer, Cherry (Pack of 26) • Amazon Business $28.99 2 $57.98
Crest Pro-Health Clean Mint Toothpaste, Smooth Formula 0.85 oz, Travel Size, (36 Pack) • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Kleenex Wet Wipes Sensitive With Aloe and Vitamin E for Hands and Face, Flip-top Pack, 20 Wipes • Amazon Business $14.99 3 $44.97
BS-MALL 10PCS Hair Stylists Professional Styling Comb Set Variety Pack Great for All Hair Types & Styles • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
100 Toothbrush Standard Classic Medium Soft Individually wrapped • Amazon Business $19.97 2 $39.94
St. Ives Skin Renewing Body Lotion 2 Oz Travel Size (Pack of 3) • Amazon Business $12.99 3 $38.97
Dove Beauty Bar, Sensitive Skin,4 Ounce,16 Count • Amazon Business $17.41 2 $34.82
Band-aid Flex Fabric Travel Pack - 8 Each/pack (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $10.83 3 $32.49
Baby Dove Body Wash Tip To Toe Sensitive Moisture 1.8 Oz Travel Size (Pack Of 6) • Amazon Business $10.44 3 $31.32
Secret Invisible Solid Antiperspirant and Deodorant, Powder Fresh, 0.5 Ounce Travel Size (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $15.49 2 $30.98
Q-tips Swabs Purse Pack 30 Each ( Pack of 3) • Amazon Business $5.75 5 $28.75
PERT PLUS 2IN1 SHAMPOO 1.7 OZ (case of 36) • Amazon Business $27.72 1 $27.72
Clean & Clear Deep Action Cream Cleanser, 1 Oz Travel Size (Pack of 3) • Amazon Business $7.58 3 $22.74
101 PCS Natural Curly Hair Ties Rope Assorted (15 Styles ) Colored Thick Hair Elastic Bands Ribbon No Crease Ponytail Holders For Women Girls • Amazon Business $10.00 2 $20.00

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