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Mrs. Burgett from Wichita KS is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Volleyball-Lifetime Lessons

My students need items such as a Tandem Volleyball Pass Catcher to help them be better volleyball players.

  • $508 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am the varsity volleyball coach at W.N. High School in Wichita, Kansas . I am passionate about high school girls learning to play volleyball. This is a sport that helps girls makes connections that can last a lifetime. These girls will be together everyday learning not only volleyball, but life skills that will stay with them for a lifetime. Volleyball helps girls with not only teamwork, but healthy choices by staying active everyday during the summer and after school.

My Project

The items that we are requesting are items that will help my volleyball players become better players. They will be able to improve their jumping skills that are needed become better hitters you using the Plyo box, which is needed. This will help their leg strength along with focusing on their jumping skills. The jump ropes will help with our conditioning, so they can learn healthy skills as they play volleyball. The blocking mitts will help them block without hurting their hands. I feel the items that we requested will make the team work together, so they can be a team.

Mrs. Burgett
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tandem Volleyball Pass Catcher • DICK'S Sporting Goods $109.99 1 $109.99
Body Solid 18'''' Plyo Box • DICK'S Sporting Goods $108.99 1 $108.99
Body Solid Speed Jump Rope • DICK'S Sporting Goods $5.99 10 $59.90
Tandem Round Volleyball Blocking Pads • DICK'S Sporting Goods $49.99 1 $49.99
Tandem Volleyball Dual Rotation Locator • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$338.86

Vendor shipping charges

$33.89

State sales tax

$23.89

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$431.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.19

Total project goal

$507.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$507.91

5 Donors

-$381.44

Donations toward project cost

-$346.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.72

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$26.47

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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