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  • $263 goal

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Mr. Adams
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

Volleyball Maxed Out

My students need six volleyballs and an electric pump so that we can start a middle school volleyball team. Without these items we can not participate in the league.

My Students

My students have not been exposed to a lot of extracurricular activities or sports. I have a love and passion for volleyball and would like to pass this on to my students. There is also a league forming for volleyball in which I would like to enter.

My students are a group of highly active and highly motivated kids, but they are lacking the necessary equipment to become more well-rounded students in the area of sports.

My students attend a Baltimore City Middle School in a very poor area. Parental support is not much, so I'm trying to do my part as a teacher, mentor, and coach through the utilization of teamwork and team sports.

My Project

With the six volleyballs and electric pump that you provide, my students will learn the importance of teamwork, sportsmanship, and hard work, and they will be provided with an after-school outlet. This will hopefully open their eyes to trying other sports that they would normally look at as uninteresting or too hard. Exposing kids to new things opens their minds to trying other things in the future.

Donating to my project will have great impact on my students.

My project will inspire kids to become and have a more active lifestyle, and they will be exposed to a sport they have never had a chance to try because of lack of equipment. This will provide my students with an after-school outlet, preventing them from engaging in negative after-school activities.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Champion Sports Economy Electric Inflating Air Pump • Amazon $72.12 1 $72.12
Tachikara Soft-Tech DOT VolleyBall, Dot, • Amazon $21.54 1 $21.54
Tachikara Soft-Tech Zebra VolleyBall, Zebra • Amazon $18.49 1 $18.49
Tachikara Soft-Tech Argyle VolleyBall, Argyle • Amazon $18.49 1 $18.49
Tachikara Sof-Tec Giraffe Indoor/Outdoor Volleyball (Black/White) • Amazon $17.23 1 $17.23
Tachikara Sof-Tec Heart Indoor/Outdoor Volleyball (Red/Black/White) • Amazon $15.99 1 $15.99
Tachikara Sof-Tec Zebra Pink/White Indoor/Outdoor Foam Backed Panel Volleyball • Amazon $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$179.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.79

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$223.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.41

Total project goal

$262.75

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$262.75

7 Donors

-$260.54

Donations toward project cost

-$223.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.21

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

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