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  • $212 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Grams
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

What Good Are Pictures We Can't Get Off The Camera?

My students need a UBS card reader, an external hard drive to store pictures and tripod for our donated camera to take great yearbook photographs.

My Students

Imagine how grateful we were when a friend of mine donated a Canon Rebel XTI camera to our yearbook class! We now need a way to get the pictures from the camera!

My yearbook students this year are a wonderful group of juniors and seniors who are trying to create an amazing yearbook with limited supplies.

Many of my students come from extremely difficult backgrounds and face many obstacles just getting to school. In their neighborhoods, graduating from high school isn't a "given" it is an accomplishment. My students want to celebrate and document their success in their high school yearbook.

My Project

A friend of mine donated her old Canon Rebel XTi camera to my students and we need a way to get the pictures off the camera. The camera uses a CF card and we need a reader so we can retrieve the pictures and put them in our yearbook. We also do not have a designated yearbook computer, so we need an external hard drive to store the yearbook photos. Finally, we need a tripod because we are going to try to take all of the individual portraits ourselves and we need to steady the camera.

This is only my second year teaching the yearbook class and we are working hard to provide our students with lasting memories.

Graduating from high school isn't always easy, and I want my students to look back on their yearbooks with a sense of pride.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WD My Passport WDBKXH5000ABK hard drive 500 GB USB 3 0 • CDW-G $58.40 1 $58.40
Canon Deluxe Tripod 300 tripod • CDW-G $37.52 1 $37.52
SanDisk ImageMate All in One USB 3 0 Reader card reader USB 3 0 • CDW-G $31.59 1 $31.59

Materials cost

$127.51

Vendor shipping charges

$12.75

State sales tax

$7.65

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.91

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$179.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.73

Total project goal

$211.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$211.55

4 Donors

-$202.73

Donations toward project cost

-$179.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.91

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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