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Ms. Akaran from Anchorage AK is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Warms Heads and Hands

Help me give my students hats and gloves to keep warm during winter recess.

  • $278 goal

This project expired on February 26, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergarten class consists of 25 kindergarteners who are energetic, eager to learn, and highly motivated with hands on learning. Our students live in a low-income neighborhood with some parents working multiple jobs to keep food on the table and clothes on their backs. Our school serves 100% free breakfast and lunch to all students.

My students live in a neighborhood that was named the most diverse neighborhood in the United States.

Their families come from all over the world with different learning styles, values, and languages. In my class. we have at least seven different ethnicities with 30% of our students working on improving their English language.

My Project

Hats and gloves are important pieces of clothing to keep warm during the winter months. We have recess almost everyday during our cold months here in Alaska.

Many students come to school without hats and/or gloves because they don't have it at home.

Having to borrow gear in my classroom is extremely important in order to keep my students safe and warm while they are outside. Providing gloves the kids can borrow and use everyday or as needed is very important. Our playground equipment get very cold and frosty during our cold months and the gloves we are sometimes given for the kids to borrow are not warm enough. These will be warmer and better for my students.

Ms. Akaran
Grades PreK-2
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 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magarrow Winter Warm Windproof Outdoor Sports Gloves For Children and Adults (Orange, Small (Fit kids 6-7 years old)) • Amazon Business $11.99 10 $119.90
Carhartt Boys' And Girls' Acrylic Watch Hat, Brite Orange, Youth • Amazon Business $7.99 10 $79.90

Materials cost

$199.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$3.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$235.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.61

Total project goal

$277.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$277.41

5 Donors

-$164.00

Donations toward project cost

-$140.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.10

Matching donations from our partners

-$111.65

Match offers toward project cost

-$94.90

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

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$0.00

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