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Ms. Stitt from Charlotte NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writing Tools for Success!

Help me give my students new staplers for writing and color ink cartridges for printing their nice work.

  • $235 goal

This project expired on March 20, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are eager to learn, want the best out of life and have started believing in themselves. Unfortunately, some of their home-lives are unstable and; therefore, they lose many of the books that are sent home every day. Our day is filled with reading, writing and problem solving.

I want my students to have the same privileges as those who attend school across the city.

My school is a Title I school where most of the students have free or reduced-price lunch. We are a uniform school and many come unprepared every day without notebooks, paper, pencils, glue, scissors and etc. I don't want my students to go without anything. They are no different than other student who want to learn and have the best materials. I want to be able to provide resources for them to use at school at all times.

My Project

Writing is one of my favorite subjects and I keep every piece of my students' work from day 1 until day 180. Staplers break so easily and right now we need new ones so the students can staple their own papers and books. They love creating stories and sharing them with their peers. We need new staplers to assemble our mini-books and made-up stories. We also need color ink cartridges to make copies of our work to display on the bulletin board and to send home so parents can see their child's excellent work. Thank you for considering this project!

Ms. Stitt
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Swingline 12" Long Reach Stapler, 20 Sheet Capacity, Black (34121) • Staples Advantage $36.69 2 $73.38
HP 951 Color Ink Cartridges, C/M/Y, Combo Pack (CR314FN) • Staples Advantage $64.99 1 $64.99
Staples One-Touch Plus Desktop Flat Stack Full Strip Stapler, Fastening Capacity 30 Sheet/20 lb., Black • Staples Advantage $16.19 1 $16.19

Materials cost

$154.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.06

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$198.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.11

Total project goal

$234.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$234.05

2 Donors

-$117.02

Donations toward project cost

-$99.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.55

match offer

-$117.02

Match offer toward project cost

-$99.47

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.55

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$0.00

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