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Ms. Spivey from Lynn Haven FL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Stronger Than the Storm

Help me give my students essential hygiene, classroom, and food supplies. I want my students to have their basic needs both inside the classroom and at home.

  • $1,057 goal

This project expired on March 13, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a very special group of children that are facing circumstances that are difficult for adults. Nothing will be the same in our community after Hurricane Michael and trying to adjust to our “ new normal” is no small task. Many students went from typical households to their families facing economic hardships, instantly. Although times in the Panhandle are extremely difficult, my students come to class smiling and ready to work hard. They are ready to learn because, for some, school is the only stable aspect of their life at this moment.

My Project

I am asking for support to build an extreme " Student Work Center" to combat the effects of Hurricane Michael. I have always had a student work center in my classroom that included items like pencils, paper and erasers. I wanted my students to never have to worry about these items so that they were prepared for not only my class but the school day. Since Hurricane Michael hit, a vast majority of my students' lives have been turned upside down. I now want my student center to include items for hygiene and hunger to insure they never do without their basic needs.

Ms. Spivey
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 112 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Degree Travel Size Deodorant, Invisible Solid, Shower Clean, .5 Oz., 36/CT • Staples Advantage $60.99 2 $121.98
Frito Lay Variety Pack, Variety Mix, 60 Bags/Case (FRI52347) • Staples Advantage $34.99 3 $104.97
Crest PAG30501 Cavity Protection Toothpaste, 0.85 oz. • Staples Advantage $96.49 1 $96.49
Tide PODS Spring Meadow Liquid Detergent Pacs, 72 Pods/Pack (PGC 50978) • Staples Advantage $20.99 4 $83.96
Dial Antibacterial Deodorant Bar Soap, 2.5 oz., 200/Case • Staples Advantage $72.99 1 $72.99
Mars Chocolate And Candy Full Size Variety Pack, 30 Count (220-00084) • Staples Advantage $34.49 2 $68.98
The Write Dudes USA Gold American Wood Pencils, 2HB Lead Degree (Hardness), Graphite Lead, Yellow Wood Barrel, 48/Pack • Staples Advantage $11.23 5 $56.15
Staples 4" x 6" Line Ruled White Index Cards, 500/Pack (50989) • Staples Advantage $10.59 5 $52.95
Medline Toothbrushes, Adult, 144/Box • Staples Advantage $14.89 3 $44.67
Staples Filler Paper, College Ruled, 8 1/2" x 11", 400 Sheets • Staples Advantage $6.81 5 $34.05
Rice Krispies Treats Minis, 50/Box • Staples Advantage $10.49 3 $31.47
Grandma's Cookie Variety Pack, 36 Bags/Box (FRI14867) • Staples Advantage $14.99 2 $29.98
Staples School Grade 2 Pocket Folder with Fasteners, Blue, 25/Box • Staples Advantage $9.49 3 $28.47
Medline Plastic Combs, 7" L, 144/Pack • Staples Advantage $15.81 1 $15.81
Ziploc Zipper Sandwich Bags, 90/BX • Staples Advantage $4.09 3 $12.27

Materials cost

$855.19

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$898.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$158.47

Total project goal

$1,056.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,056.49

1 Donor

-$898.02

Donations toward project cost

-$898.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$158.47

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$0.00

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