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. Coleman from Hartford CT is requesting a class trip through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Students of Month Celebratory Trip

My students need an opportunity to explore and experience life and options outside the city of Hartford.

  • $1,469 goal

This project expired on April 17, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The 10th-grade Students of the Month are those who exemplify the Tripple-A model: excellence in Academics, Attitude, and Attendance. These students represent their school, parents, and the community responsibly in a challenging environment. This "History outside the Classroom" trip is a demonstration that their hard work is recognized.

Our 10th-grade motto is 20/20 Vision, Seeing the Future Clearly.

Our goal is to foster and empower our students with the drive to persevere towards a brighter future beyond the city of Hartford. This trip is a catalyst toward that goal.

My Project

Our sophomore students of the month will have an opportunity to explore US History beyond the city of Hartford at Independence Hall in Philadelphia. The textbooks will come alive as they visit several historical sites and museums in the heart of downtown Philadelphia.

Students will learn first hand that they can continually overcome challenges.

This historical trip will provide evidence of brave men and women who stood against all odd for liberty and freedom. This trip offers an opportunity for our students to reflect, affirm, dream, and learn. It's an opportunity to encourage emotional growth, challenge mindsets, and change perspectives.

This memorable experience provides an opportunity for our students to share experiences with their classmates, families, and community.

Mrs. Coleman
Grades 9-12
  • HPHS Academy of Engineering & Green Technology
  • Hartford, CT
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

10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 81 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. Coleman is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Transportation Dattco $1,200.00

Trip cost

$1,200.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$18.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,248.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$220.24

Total project goal

$1,468.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,468.24

9 Donors

-$734.12

Donations toward project cost

-$624.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$110.12

match offer

-$734.12

Match offer toward project cost

-$624.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$110.12

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":"Hartford","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2745708],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CT","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":4,"name":"High School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":3076490,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/students-of-month-celebratory-trip/3076490/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":81,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Coleman","authorIds":{"2745708":{"owner":"Mrs. Coleman","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3076490],"proposalHash":"-879585046","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp2745708_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1518585979455","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21140683,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NDk3NTIzMQ==","NDY2Mzg0OQ==","Mjc0NTcwOA==","MzUzMzAwMg==","NTIxNjY3Mw==","MjcwNjg5MQ==","NTIxMjgzOA==","MzEzMDk5NQ==","MzcxMzM3Mg==","MzcyMDEzMw=="],"teacherId":2745708,"schoolCounty":"Hartford","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CT","name":"Connecticut"}}