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Mrs. Obando from Fairfield CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tools to Succeed is What We Need!

Help me give my students paper, ink, laminating sheets and Expo markers to start the New Year with new supplies!

  • $255 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a Title I school with 90% of our students on free or reduced-price meal plans. We have many English language learner (ELL) students at our school. Over half of my students are ELL students. Our students come from working families and families who speak other languages at home. Some parents are not able to communicate in English with us, but we do have Spanish-speaking translators on site.

Our staff is very caring and committed to providing a nurturing, fun, and engaging classroom for all our students.

We want students to know that we will be there for them and give them as much as we possibly can. One great thing about our school is that we have one-to-one devices with iPads or Chromebook computers. For many students, this is the first time they have been able to use and engage with today's technology.

My Project

My project is for paper supplies like colored paper and laminating sheets. We are also in need of ink to print projects and pictures for wall displays. All these supplies will help improve the lives of my students as they will have supplies to have fun and bright projects throughout the year.

These items will be a lifesaver not only for me but also my students.

During many lessons my students enjoy Expo markers. I am requesting a class set so each student can have one of their own. These are used a lot and we go through many throughout the year. These will surely be a hit with my students!

Mrs. Obando
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon PG-240XL Black/CL-241XL Color Ink Tank, Multi-pack (2 cart per pack), High Yield (5206B005) • Quill.com $51.02 1 $51.02
Expo Low Odor Dry-Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36/Box • Quill.com $31.49 1 $31.49
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4 -Inches, 3 mil thick, 100-Pack (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $10.67 2 $21.34
Quill Brand Brights 20-lb. Color Paper, 8-1/2x11, Letter Size, Lemon Yellow, 500 Sheets • Quill.com $13.42 1 $13.42
Quill Brand Brights 20-lb. Color Paper, 8-1/2x11, Letter Size, Green, 500 Sheets • Quill.com $13.08 1 $13.08
Quill Brand Brights 20-lb. Color Paper, 8-1/2x11, Letter Size, Red, 500 Sheets • Quill.com $13.08 1 $13.08
Quill Brand Brights 20-lb. Color Paper, 8-1/2x11, Letter Size, Blue, 500 Sheets • Quill.com $13.08 1 $13.08
Quill Brand Colored Paper 8-1/2x11", Letter Size, Yellow Goldenrod, 500 sheets • Quill.com $11.89 1 $11.89

Materials cost

$168.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.41

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$216.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.18

Total project goal

$254.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$254.52

3 Donors

-$126.56

Donations toward project cost

-$108.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.78

match offer

-$126.54

Match offer toward project cost

-$107.56

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.98

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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