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Mr. Gould from Cleveland OH is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Key(board) to Musical Doors: Part 2

My students need this keyboard in order to have greater access to music, musical activities, and rehearsal opportunities.

  • $728 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are urban students in PreK through 8th Grade. My students are up and coming, often beginning, musicians. It is my privilege to help these students take the first step into this lifelong journey.

My students are my absolute favorite musicians.

Every time they hold instruments in their hands, sing songs, or listen to the great works, they have the same gleeful expression as the first time they did. Their excitement knows no boundaries. They are always looking for the next musical adventure, no matter the challenge.

My Project

My students have the opportunity to attend a K-8 arts enrichment elementary school. This keyboard will be used during regular classroom lessons, as well as during before and after school programs.

I will be able to use this keyboard to prepare my students for performances.

This keyboard will allow me to play individual and group parts for elementary and middle school choir performances. It will give me the opportunity to play the accompaniment for them as well.

I will be able to play and perform pieces for my students in class, allowing them to experience a variety of musical styles and live performances. This keyboard will allow me to use it as an example for students' learning in every imaginable way. It is an invaluable tool for learning.

Mr. Gould
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Casio Privia PX-160 Digital Piano - Black Bundle with CS-67 Stand, SP-33 Pedal, Furniture Bench, Instructional Book, Austin Bazaar Instructional DVD, and Polishing Cloth • Amazon Business $579.99 1 $579.99

Materials cost

$579.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$618.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$109.18

Total project goal

$727.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$727.87

11 Donors

-$483.70

Donations toward project cost

-$416.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.30

match offer

-$237.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$202.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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