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Mr. Tellez from Los Angeles CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We're Going to College!

My students need shirts, pennants, and pom poms for college and career day.

  • $272 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach third grade in an inner city community. All of my students are English Language learners and qualify for free school lunch. They have many difficult challenges in and out of school setting. Our school is located in a low socioeconomic community, resources are scarce and my students do not always have the supplies they need to succeed. My student's families are very hard working but often have difficulties making ends meet, many of them work multiple jobs and do not always have the time or resources to volunteer at school.

My Project

Preparing my students for college is very important. College can often be a distant dream for many of my students, most of them will be the first ones in their families to attend college. Our school has a large college and career day festival in order to get our students excited for the future.

My students need uniform red shirts to wear during our college and career day presentation.

We also need college pennants, #1 signs, and Pom Poms for our school rally. This event is very important because it gets our students to think about the future and where they will be in 10 years. With your support, we can motivate my students to start thinking about their future.

Mr. Tellez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Russell Big Boys' Youth Nublend T-Shirt, True Red, Medium • Amazon Business $5.67 12 $68.04
Cheerleader Pom Poms - 12 Cheerleading Pom Poms, Sport Theme Party Supplies – Cheerleading Party Supplies by Tigerdoe • Amazon Business $19.99 2 $39.98
Russell Big Boys' Youth NuBlend T-Shirt, True Red, Large • Amazon Business $5.50 5 $27.50
Russell Big Boys' Youth Nublend T-Shirt, True Red, Small • Amazon Business $5.50 4 $22.00
College Big 10 Mini Pennant Set • Amazon Business $8.84 1 $8.84
ACC Mini Pennant Set (all 12 Teams) • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
We're Number #1 Finger Team Color Cheerleading Foam Hand (Red) • Amazon Business $6.85 1 $6.85

Materials cost

$181.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$230.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.67

Total project goal

$271.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$271.15

3 Donors

-$212.33

Donations toward project cost

-$187.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.35

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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