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Mr. Jackson from Washington DC is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

True Wealth Is Great Health

Help me give my students a nutritious healthy snack to enhance there mind, body, and soul.

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  • $220 goal

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My Students

I am a Health and Physical Education Teacher and it is my job to show my students creative ways to stay healthy and physically fit. Along with Donors Choose help, I can give them nutritious snacks that will give them the essential nutrients needed for good health. I use my own money to go to the grocery store to buy granola and protein bars. I use the bars and incentives and rewards for student accomplishments. Thank you in advance for your time and support.

My Project

A healthy mind, body and soul is a productive, positive student. My students are learning that your food should be your medicine. They are learning that most prescription medicines have very little natural ingredients or essential nutrients in them. So it's my job to inform them that natural medicines come from the earth, therefore what you eat can either help you or harm. We consume too much process foods that cause a lot of mucous and disease and we can reverse some illnesses by changing our diet. Raw natural foods should be the first chose. Fruit, Vegetables, Protein, Grain, and Dairy.

Mr. Jackson
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Big Healthy Snack Box (700-00025) • Staples Advantage $68.99 1 $68.99
Healthy Low Calorie Snack Box (700-00005) • Staples Advantage $41.49 1 $41.49
Frito Lay Sunchips Variety Pack, 1.5 oz. Bags, 60 Bags/Box (FRI46572) • Staples Advantage $34.99 1 $34.99

Materials cost

$145.47

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$186.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.89

Total project goal

$219.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$219.27

1 Donor

-$73.09

Donations toward project cost

-$62.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.96

match offer

-$146.18

Match offer toward project cost

-$124.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.93

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$0.00

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