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Ms. Tsui from Brooklyn NY is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Violin Bows & Cello Cases for Musicians to Go Places!

My students need new violin bows and cello cases for practice!

  • $895 goal

This project expired on May 23, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students started their journey three years ago as string ensemble musicians. In order to allow students to practice at home, we need new violin bows for students to take home and use during their practice as well as cello cases to transport their instruments home to practice!

Many of my students come from struggling backgrounds and music allows them to express themselves creatively as individuals and as a team.

In music class, my students explore singing, playing instruments, and all kinds of music in the world around them. As the music program expands, I would love for all of my students to continue having the necessary materials they need to learn and make music!

My Project

My students need new violin bows and cello cases! The new violin bows would replace the old bows that no longer work so that students are able to create new sounds, and the cello cases are for my students to carry the instruments back and forth from school and home to practice! Having these materials are essential for my students to continue the learning in their own homes as well as in the classroom.

Playing an instrument with the proper learning materials and being part of an ensemble are unique opportunities that I want my students to have as they continue to grow as musicians.

Ms. Tsui
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Travelite TL-20 Deluxe Cello Case - 3/4 Size • Amazon Business $159.89 3 $479.67
Violinsmart 3/4 size violin bow • Amazon Business $15.99 15 $239.85

Materials cost

$719.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$760.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$134.17

Total project goal

$894.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$894.48

6 Donors

-$447.23

Donations toward project cost

-$380.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.08

match offer

-$447.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$380.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.09

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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