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Mr. Savino from Yonkers NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

What's Underneath Matters!

Help me give my students new, clean underwear, socks, and clothes for their time in need.

  • $477 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our high school is located in a city. The neighborhoods our students come from are pretty tough. Some of the stories we hear are heartbreaking. We try to create a safe haven within our school for our students. We don't have the best equipment or a great facility. However, when we are able to get new materials, our students appreciate it and care for them as if they were their own. That is why teachers put so much effort into getting supplies.

My Project

The Health and Physical Education Department always seems to have their hand in everything. I was asked to try to help out students who are homeless, displaced, and in need of basic everyday items. After getting involved, I did not realize how many of our students were in need. This project is so important because they need basic items just to get them through the day. I am asking for new underwear, socks, and sweats for our young men. They did not ask for nor do they deserve the sorrowful hand life has dealt them. The least I can do is try to get more clean underclothes to let them know people care and they can feel better about themselves.

Our young men who are in need, need boxers, socks, and other basic items.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amazon Essentials Men's Closed Bottom Fleece Pant, Black, X-Large • Amazon Business $15.00 6 $90.00
Gildan Men's Heavy Blend Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt G18500, Black, X-Large • Amazon Business $14.00 5 $70.00
Gildan Men's Regular Leg Boxer Brief 5 Pack, Large, Mixed Blue/Grey • Amazon Business $13.99 5 $69.95
Low Cut No Show Socks 6 Pairs, Non-Slip Casual Invisible Loafer Thin Cotton Socks Grey White for Men & Women • Amazon Business $11.00 5 $55.00
Fruit of the Loom Men's Heavy Duty Reinforced Cushion Crew Socks (6 Pack), Grey, Shoe Size: 6-12 • Amazon Business $10.39 5 $51.95
Hanes Men's Pullover Ecosmart Fleece Hooded Sweatshirt, Charcoal Heather, M • Amazon Business $10.99 3 $32.97

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