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Mrs. Anderson from Madison WI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Warm Clothes for Wisconsin Scholars

Help me give my students warm sweatshirts and socks for the harsh Wisconsin winters.

  • $491 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In my seventh grade geography classroom, students discover and explore the world. They begin to develop an understanding of their role as global citizens and the influence they can have on their community.

The student makeup of my school is extremely diverse.

My school educates some of the highest percentages of African-American, Hmong and Latino students in the district. Many of our students come from economically challenged households. As close to seventy percent of our student body qualifies for free or reduced-price lunch. One out of five students is a special education learner.

I am honored to be able to educate these amazing students. They are thoughtful, creative and they work hard. They deserve the very best. I want their classroom to be a safe, fun and exciting environment in which to learn. I strive to make school feel like a second home. I want my classroom to look the way I make my students feel which is empowered, happy and creative.

My Project

It's gotten cold here in Wisconsin! The temperatures have dropped below freezing and many students are coming to school without the warm clothes they need. The hooded sweatshirts and socks in this project are of the greatest need among students in our school. Students are either missing these items or they are stained, ripped, or have holes.

It's difficult for students to concentrate when they are worried about meeting their basic needs.

For some of my students, having enough warm clothes in good condition is a constant worry. This project would help to alleviate some of this stress and allow students to focus more on their academics.

Mrs. Anderson
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Dark Heather, Small • Amazon Business $14.00 4 $56.00
Hanes Men's Pullover EcoSmart Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt, Pale Pink, Medium • Amazon Business $14.41 3 $43.23
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Dark Heather, Large • Amazon Business $14.00 3 $42.00
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Irish Green, Large • Amazon Business $14.00 3 $42.00
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Sport Grey, Medium • Amazon Business $14.00 3 $42.00
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Antique Sapphire, Medium • Amazon Business $14.00 3 $42.00
Hanes Men's Pullover EcoSmart Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt, Cardinal, Medium • Amazon Business $13.54 3 $40.62
Hanes Women's 4-Pack Sport Cool Comfort Crew, White/Pink Assortment, 5-9 • Amazon Business $7.99 5 $39.95
Fruit of the Loom Men's 6 Pack Heavy Duty Reinforced Crew Socks, Shoe Size: 6-12 (Sock Size: 10-13), Grey • Amazon Business $11.00 3 $33.00

Materials cost

$380.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$416.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.50

Total project goal

$490.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$490.01

4 Donors

-$490.01

Donations toward project cost

-$416.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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