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Mr. Simmons from Milwaukee WI is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We're Frying Up Success

My students need commercial Deep Fryers so they can have fish frys to benefit the our school's programs.

  • $1,820 goal

This project expired on December 23, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are AMAZING!!! Not many students have the opportunities to learn hands-on experience from professional chefs, but my students are indeed very fortunate to have that very opportunity. My students are introduced to the 6 pathways that are offered at our school in their freshman year; Culinary Arts is one of the pathways. After several weeks, rotations take place and students move on to the next pathway. By the end of their Sophomore year, our students select the pathway they choose to study, through their Senior year.

My students have come up with every project that we have done!!

From a student-run cafe to in-house as well of outside of our building caterings to our Fish Fry's, my students are finding ways to be proactive. Its like they all have ambitions to be entrepreneurs...which I LOVE!

My Project

In the past year, our students came up with the idea of having fish frys that were open to the public, to help with feeding the animals that are housed on our school's campus as part of our Animal Science Pathway. Over a 6 weeks time frame, our students were able to raise money through our fish frys that was able to supply the needed materials and food necessary to feed the animals through the summer months.

The requested Commerical Deep Fryers will make a difference with our students' ability, by providing real life and industrial equipment for this project and their entrepreneurship.

Aide our success.

Mr. Simmons
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 114 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CookRite ATFS-40 Commercial Deep Fryer With Baskets 3 Tube Stainless Steel Liquid Propane Floor Fryers-90000 BTU • Amazon Business $747.00 1 $747.00
CookRite ATFS-40 Commercial Deep Fryer With Baskets 3 Tube Stainless Steel Liquid Propane Floor Fryers-90000 BTU • Amazon Business $747.00 1 $747.00

Materials cost

$1,494.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$22.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,546.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$272.90

Total project goal

$1,819.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,819.31

3 Donors

-$1,819.31

Donations toward project cost

-$1,546.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$272.90

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$0.00

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