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Mrs. Ashley from Huntington WV is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ukelele the Day Away!

Help me give my students enough ukuleles to be able to take them home and practice!

  • $478 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The school I teach at is quite special, as we are the first Expeditionary Learning School in our state! This learning model is more hands-on, more real world, and more student-led. We focus on academics and character building. It is an exciting model that we're all quite proud to be a part of!

I may be biased, but my students are the best in the world!

They are curious, exciting, musical, thoughtful, loving, and all around good kids. They come from various backgrounds and homes, but we work together so well. We are a crew through and through!

Students absolutely love coming to music class! I see each class every three days and they make sure to tell me in the hallway, "We have music today, Ms. Ashley" with the most excited look on their faces. It's an amazing feeling to see them enjoy the art of music so much.

My Project

Learning to play an instrument is one of the greatest joys in life. Playing an instrument is something that you can take with your for all of your lifetime. Our students learn to play many different instruments over the course of their time in our school however one of their favorites to learn is the ukulele!

To properly learn to play a Ukulele, one needs to put in a lot of practice!

Currently our school only has 27 ukuleles while we have over 60 students in 5th grade. Due to the limited number of ukuleles I am not able to send ukuleles home with students to practice. In order to help our students practice more and become better players, we would love to have a full grade set of ukuleles!

Mrs. Ashley
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
MU40 Soprano Ukulele Classroom 10-Pack • Woodwind and Brasswind $369.99 1 $369.99

Materials cost

$369.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$405.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.57

Total project goal

$477.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$477.11

4 Donors

-$430.89

Donations toward project cost

-$405.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$46.22

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$0.00

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