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Ms. Oberkreser from Tallahassee FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Swimmers Seeking Goggles

My students need good quality Speedo Anti-Fog swimming goggles for practice and meets.

  • $573 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a Title I high school where 100% of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. The majority of our students do not have the funds to pay for sports equipment necessary for training. Many of our students do not have computer access at home, so our school library is their main access to books, computers, periodicals, and information resources. They say it takes a village, and these kids need a village.

We have a diverse population of student-athletes, being a minority-majority district, and they are faced with many challenges that come with being economically disadvantaged.

They are dedicated to their sport, but lack access to the necessary resources that would allow them to take their talents to the next level.

My Project

Our swim team is young, but growing, so they are in need of basic swimming equipment and can't always afford to buy their own suits, caps, kick-boards, pull-buoys, towels, and goggles.

Swimmers are at a disadvantage if they are unable to see the end of the lanes, so our students would really appreciate having new Speedo anti-fog goggles that will last the season and keep them swimming.

Since caps and goggles can easily go missing during the swim team season, we would like to have an extra set of goggles on hand so that that swimmers will never be without during practice or swim meets.

Ms. Oberkreser
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Speedo Women''s Vanquisher Mirrored Swim Goggles • DICK'S Sporting Goods $21.99 10 $219.90
Speedo Vanquisher 2.0 Swim Goggles (One Size) • DICK'S Sporting Goods $18.99 10 $189.90

Materials cost

$409.80

Vendor shipping charges

$40.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$486.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.93

Total project goal

$572.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$572.86

7 Donors

-$286.43

Donations toward project cost

-$243.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.96

match offer

-$286.42

Match offer toward project cost

-$243.46

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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