You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Alvarez from La Marque TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Storage for Learning Stations

My students need storage cabinets to store our belonging since we are being relocated for the second time, following Hurricane Harvey.

  • $588 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in an economically challenged community. Working with students at my school is challenging and rewarding, all at the same time. In the 5th grade, most students haven't had much experience with science yet. They may have learned some very basic skills, but they haven't really done experiments or seen demonstrations. This is unfortunate, but it is a reality.

I love to surprise my class with each project, experiment, or demonstration because when they make the connection between learning science and life, it is rewarding all in itself!

My students are bright and eager to learn all about anything I teach. I am very happy to say I work with them.

My Project

Because Hurricane Harvey has destroyed so much of our community (including our school), my students and I have had a challenging school year. We are working hard to keep our expectations high, and yet we need so much still. Our district has been split up between sister schools in order to accommodate our large population.

Luckily, my grade level has just been told we will now all move to portable buildings until a permanent decision can be made as to when we will have a school home.

While we welcome the next move, we also know this means needing some additional items, such as storage cabinets to safely and securely store our learning stations and other supplies.

Read More
Mrs. Alvarez
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 75 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Alvarez is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Winsome Halifax Cabinet for Closet/Office, 7 Drawers, White • Amazon Business $104.16 2 $208.32
CY BAG Children’s Wardrobe Organizer with 4 Drawers and 2 Storage Cabinets, Easy-To-Assemble Plastic Thicker Wardrobe • Amazon Business $89.99 2 $179.98
Winsome Halifax Cabinet for Closet/Office, 5 Drawers, White • Amazon Business $74.51 1 $74.51

Materials cost

$462.81

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$499.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.19

Total project goal

$587.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$587.94

1 Donor

-$293.96

Donations toward project cost

-$249.87

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.09

match offer

-$293.98

Match offer toward project cost

-$249.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.10

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"La Marque","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4868377],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"TX","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":3013188,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/storage-for-learning-stations/3013188/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":75,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Alvarez","authorIds":{"4868377":{"owner":"Mrs. Alvarez","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3013188],"proposalHash":"-1275290561","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp4868377_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1507158761304","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21019685,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTAzNTI4Mw==","NTAzMzQ4Mw=="],"teacherId":4868377,"schoolCounty":"Galveston","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"TX","name":"Texas"}}