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Mrs. Shurgin from Richmond Hill NY is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Volleyball Nets Are For More Then Volleyball!

Help me give my students volleyball nets. The nerd can help with various throwing, catching, striking and team building activities!

  • $706 goal

This project expired on December 23, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This upcoming school year I will be working in Richmond Hill, New York at a wonderful school. My students are motivated, excited and eager to participate in a Physical Education class. I am looking to provide my students with the equipment necessary to help them receive a quality education in my Physical Education classes. I hope to make an impression on their lives, like my PE teachers did for me.

So far we make do with what we have but having the real equipment will help them understand the skills they are learning.

My Project

These nets (that change levels) will help teach my students the importance of team sports. The nets will also help improve their Throwing, Catching and Striking skills. Right now we are using a string. This can be tricky for many of my students.

A lot of my students would like to learn how to play net sports that way they can continue to play when they reach the Junior High Level.

By allowing my students to learn, play and continue to improve their skills, maybe this can be the spark they need to find something they enjoy in their future!

Mrs. Shurgin
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 550 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SITTING VOLLEYBALL SYSTEM - KIT • School Specialty $255.59 2 $511.18

Materials cost

$511.18

Vendor shipping charges

$51.12

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$599.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.88

Total project goal

$705.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$705.85

10 Donors

-$513.00

Donations toward project cost

-$436.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$76.95

match offer

-$192.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$163.92

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.93

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$0.00

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