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Ms. Ketigian from Bronx NY is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Keys to a Musical Education

Help me give my students the resources they need to learn how to play the piano!

  • $399 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is in a very high poverty area of NYC. Some of my students who attend my school live in shelters, come in hungry, have stains on their clothes, and at times feel exhausted from taking care of younger siblings or not being able to sleep because they live in such close quarters to others. I do my best to meet the needs of all my students, and try the best I can to push them forward so they can excel. Many of my students are behind grade level, and I try to incorporate as many enrichment activities as possible to help close these gaps.

My Project

My school currently does not have a music program, and I want to create an after school program to teach my students how to play the piano. I have played the piano for over twenty years, and I believe music is extremely important and can be a great outlet for students.

The purchase of these keyboards will help me teach students in the after school program how to play the piano, as well as allow students to bring the piano back and forth from school to home so they can practice and learn even when they are not in school.

Music can be life changing, and I want to teach my students how to access this part of life. Please help me reach this goal!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Digital Music Piano Keyboard 61 Key - Portable Electronic Musical Instrument Multi-function - with Microphone Kids Piano Musical Teaching Keyboard Toy Birthday Christmas Festival Gift for Kids • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99

Materials cost

$303.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$338.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.73

Total project goal

$398.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$398.21

1 Donor

-$398.21

Donations toward project cost

-$338.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.73

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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