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Ms. Vartanian from Worcester MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies Are Cool For Back To School!

Help me give my students cleaning supplies to keep their home away from home clean.

  • $393 goal

This project expired on October 2, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a fourth-grade teacher in an inner-city school in Massachusetts. Our students come from a variety of different economic backgrounds with one hundred percent of our students receiving free breakfast and lunch. Our school is also one of the most ethnically diverse schools in the city where students speak a multitude of languages. As diverse as our students are economically and culturally, they are diverse in their academics.

My students walk into our classroom every day full of life, ready to learn and excited for what is in store for them that day.

Many of my students receive backpack food on the weekend, and our school also runs a food pantry for our families. Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can so they can be successful one day.

My Project

Do you know what it's like to start the first day of school without learning materials? Well, I am determined not to have my students experience this awful feeling this year. Most of my students come from low-income households are are unable to acquire supplies on their own. Therefore, I am requesting items to help provide them with a successful start to the school year. The materials that I am requesting will help us keep their home away from home clean so they can focus on learning.

I am requesting funding for cleaning supplies so that my students and I can take care of our classroom and make sure that it is a healthy environment for learning.

Your donation will help me keep the classroom clean and my students healthy so that they can spend their day learning instead of sneezing and coughing due to a cold.

Ms. Vartanian
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Bleach Free Cleaning Wipes, Fresh Scent - 35 Wipes - 12 Canisters/Case (01593) • Staples Advantage $38.79 5 $193.95
Kleenex Boutique Standard Facial Tissues, 2-Ply, 95 Sheets/Box, 6/Pack (21271) • Staples Advantage $13.19 8 $105.52

Materials cost

$299.47

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$333.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.93

Total project goal

$392.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$392.89

3 Donors

-$282.00

Donations toward project cost

-$247.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.80

match offer

-$102.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$86.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.31

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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