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Ms. Preddy from Hillsborough NC is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ultimate: Spirit of the Game

Help me give my students the supplies they need to play Ultimate Frisbee. We play outside in the winter, so we need a waterproof bag to hold the other supplies we are requesting: gloves, hand warmers, first aid.

  • $466 goal

This project expired on March 9, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Middle schoolers are rambunctious and strange. They need a special kind of love, both freedom and tight boundaries. Middle school is where they can start playing team sports for free, directly after classes.

My students at AL Stanback benefit from the boundaries and freedom of Ultimate Frisbee.

A growing sport, popular in many other schools, is one of the few coed sports played outside, during the winter. It is run on Spirit of the Game, which means they are their own referees. Players default to kindness over competition. We need more of this.

My Project

We are a school team sport, but not funded by the school. As we grow in popularity, our supplies need to grow too. I am coaching 30 students this year, most of whom are new to this sport.

We practice outside during the winter, which means cold fingers and toes.

We need gloves, hand warmers, pinnies, and a water proof bag that can stay outside during winter practices.

Gloves provide warmth and grip, pinnies allow us to see who is on each team when we scrimmage, the bag will store all of our supplies. The first aid kit will have everything we need when kids get bumps and scrapes, we will use these supplies every day and I will also use them with the Ultimate Club. This club happens every Friday morning during the first 40 minutes of school and reaches an additional 20 students.

Ms. Preddy
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Beautyko Insta Heat Reusable Hand Warmers 10 Count • Amazon Business $19.95 3 $59.85
Navis Marine Duffel Dry Bags Waterproof for Sailing Backpack Boating Luggage Team Bag (Fluorescent/Black, 50L) • Amazon Business $54.99 1 $54.99
Anarchy Discs Grip Gloves: #1 Disc Golf Glove with Ultimate Grip - Ultimate Frisbee Gloves - Suitable for All Weather Conditions (Adult Small) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Anarchy Discs Grip Gloves: #1 Disc Golf Glove with Ultimate Grip - Suitable for All Weather Conditions (Adult Large) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
American Challenge Soccer Sports Scrimmage Vest Jersey (Orange, 10 Pack Adult) • Amazon Business $32.97 1 $32.97
SportsRepublik Pinnies Scrimmage Vests for Kids, Youth and Adults (12-Pack) - Soccer Pennies • Amazon Business $31.99 1 $31.99
Anarchy Discs Grip Gloves: #1 Disc Golf Glove with Ultimate Grip - Suitable for All Weather Conditions (Adult Medium) • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
XL First Aid Kit Survival 350 Pieces Upgraded Home Emergency Trauma Bag For Outdoors Car Camping Office Workplace Backpacking Cycling Adventures Hiking & Survival Work • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Gorilla Grip Slip Resistant Work Gloves, Medium • Amazon Business $4.96 4 $19.84
CFTech Ultimate Frisbee Gloves Ice Silk Breathable Cycling Gloves Non-slip - Ultimate Grip and Friction to Enhance Your Game! Also for Riding Fitness Training Outdoor Sports (L) • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98

Materials cost

$334.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$26.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$395.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.82

Total project goal

$465.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$465.48

7 Donors

-$232.85

Donations toward project cost

-$198.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.18

match offer

-$231.76

Match offer toward project cost

-$197.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.76

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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