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Ms. Glauber from Saint Charles MO is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sticks, Mallets, and Drum Heads - OH MY!

Help me give my students the band percussion equipment we need to succeed.

  • $1,204 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything" - Plato. My students come into the classroom every day excited to play their instruments because they love music, and they are eager to take their musical performances to the next level.

They are an incredibly talented group of middle school students with a variety of personalities who love music and the ability to express themselves creatively.

My students are a tight-knit group of kids that bond well and encourage each other to strive for their best.

My Project

My students need percussion equipment so they can better contribute to the sound of the band. Right now, the percussionists have good instruments to play on, but the drum heads are old and dented, the mallets are worn or broken, and many hardware pieces are missing. This project will get students new mallets to perform with, new drum heads so they can produce good sounds, new hardware so they can set up equipment properly, new cases so the mallets and instruments are protected, and two accessory percussion instruments (cowbell and claves) that we do not have. These materials will allow my students to produce good sounds on their instruments, set them up properly, and protect them.

The percussionists in the band are always excited when they come into the classroom to play music.

I know they will be filled with joy and excitement when this project gets completed and they get to make beautiful sounds on their instruments with the proper implements and materials.

Ms. Glauber
Grades 6-8

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This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Enduro Snare Drum Case with Foam • Woodwind and Brasswind $96.91 2 $193.82
Double-Braced Lightweight Boom Cymbal Stand • Woodwind and Brasswind $42.47 3 $127.41
Soloist Series Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $34.90 3 $104.70
KBX2 Double-Braced Keyboard Stand • Woodwind and Brasswind $29.99 3 $89.97
Galaxy Stick Bag with Shoulder Strap • Woodwind and Brasswind $19.99 4 $79.96
Terry Gibbs Keyboard Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $47.41 1 $47.41
FiberSkyn Ambassador Batter Head • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.99 2 $43.98
Gen 7 Articulate Timpani Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $39.99 1 $39.99
IP905 Bright Mallets with Rattan Handles • Woodwind and Brasswind $37.99 1 $37.99
IP902 Medium Soft Xylophone/Bell Mallets • Woodwind and Brasswind $36.37 1 $36.37
LP228 Black Beauty Senior Cowbell • Woodwind and Brasswind $33.14 1 $33.14
Natural Rubber Rattan Mallet • Woodwind and Brasswind $27.99 1 $27.99
Renaissance Ambassador Tom Batter • Woodwind and Brasswind $24.11 1 $24.11
Renaissance Ambassador Tom Batter • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.88 1 $21.88
FiberSkyn Ambassador Batter Head • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.54 1 $21.54
Grenadilla Wood Clave • Woodwind and Brasswind $17.67 1 $17.67
FiberSkyn Ambassador Batter Head • Woodwind and Brasswind $17.24 1 $17.24
Ambassador Hazy Snare Side Head • Woodwind and Brasswind $12.95 1 $12.95

Materials cost

$978.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,022.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$180.49

Total project goal

$1,203.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,203.28

1 Donor

-$1,203.28

Donations toward project cost

-$1,022.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$180.49

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$0.00

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