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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.

Uniforms on a Boat or with a Goat

My students need uniforms pieces like shirts and sweaters to start the school year.

  • $468 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

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

My kids benefit greatly from the enrichment that extra materials provide in the classroom.

We can grow in our learning if we just have the materials that we need.

My Project

For this current project, I am asking for uniform pieces for my students, both boys and girls for the upcoming school year. Many of my students lack the funds to buy new uniforms each year. So like our title and Dr. Seuss says we need these on a boat with a goat, in a house with a mouse, we need them here and there we need them and everywhere. These uniforms will help my students feel better about themselves, therefore, helping be better-focused learners. Help my students start the 2018-2019 school year off right. Help us get some needed uniforms!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Columbia Men's Steens Mountain Full Zip 2.0 Soft Fleece Jacket, Collegiate Navy, Large • Amazon Business $30.00 3 $90.00
Columbia Men's Steens Mountain Full Zip 2.0 Soft Fleece Jacket, Collegiate Navy, Small • Amazon Business $30.00 3 $90.00
French Toast Big Boys' Short Sleeve Pique Polo-2 Pack, Navy, XL (14/16) • Amazon Business $15.99 3 $47.97
French Toast Big Girls' Short Sleeve Peplum Blouse, White, 12 • Amazon Business $12.99 3 $38.97
French Toast Big Girls' Short Sleeve Peplum Blouse, White, 14 • Amazon Business $11.99 3 $35.97
French Toast Big Girls' Short Sleeve Peplum Blouse, White, 10 • Amazon Business $10.28 3 $30.84
Columbia Big Boys' Steens Mt II Fleece Jacket, Collegiate Navy, Large • Amazon Business $27.94 1 $27.94

Materials cost

$361.69

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$397.12

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.08

Total project goal

$467.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$467.20

1 Donor

-$233.60

Donations toward project cost

-$198.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.04

match offer

-$233.60

Match offer toward project cost

-$198.56

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.04

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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