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Ms. James from Chicago IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tide to the Rescue (Clean Clothes 1.0)

Help me give my students tide laundry detergents for use at home to wash uniforms daily.

  • $492 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher of students in grades 6 to 8. All of my students are diverse learners. They have special needs ranging from mild learning disabilities to social/emotional difficulties. I teach math and science. My kids are from a working class, low-income area. We are a very family-oriented school and have great family involvement.

We can grow in our learning if we just have our needs met.

Any items for use at home received by my class offers the students a chance to be ready to learn and a more enriching education.

My Project

For this project, I am asking for Tide laundry detergent to provide for my students for home use. Many students have access to a washing machine in their apartment or house which is very useful.

However, they lack the extra detergent to wash their uniforms daily.

This means sweatshirts and jackets worn continuously all day long at school are full of sweat and stink by the end of the school week. This can be a distracting situation in the classroom not only for the student wearing the sweatshirt but others trying to work in the classroom around him or her. Please consider helping my students.

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Ms. James
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 35 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tide HE Laundry Detergent, Original Scent, 100 oz. • Quill.com $15.29 25 $382.25

Materials cost

$382.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$417.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.76

Total project goal

$491.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$491.74

6 Donors

-$245.87

Donations toward project cost

-$208.99

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.88

match offer

-$245.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$208.99

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.88

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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