You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 

Ms. G. from Indian Trail NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Young Artists Need Supplies

My students need sketchbooks and basic art supplies like colored pencils.

  • $193 goal

This project expired on July 12, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up." --Pablo Picasso Students face many challenges in their day at school access to quality supplies should not be something that inhibits their ability to create.

I teach a diverse group of students in NC.

We live in a rapidly growing community outside of a major urban area. My students come from a variety of different backgrounds and lifestyles. Despite the various challenges that each student faces in there lives they are creative and enthusiastic and are constantly inspiring me.

My Project

Individual sketchbooks allow students to express themselves in there own personal space. Sketchbooks are used for project planning, note taking, journaling and free creative work. I also use sketchbooks as a tool to teach organizational skills outside the traditional classroom. Ensuring that every student gets there own personal, quality sketchbook encourages students in there artistic development. As we begin the second half of our year many supplies have been used up and are not able to be replaced at this time, we are in desperate need of more colored pencils in my classroom.

Some students are willing and able to get there own sketchbooks, but many more are not able to get there own sketchbook for financial or other reasons.

Or they are unable to get a quality sketchbook, therefore the quality of their project suffers. Eliminating this, seemingly small, obstacle for all of our students would do a lot for there confidence in the art room.

Ms. G.
Grades 6-8

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. G. is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PAPER SAX SKETCH BK 8.5X11 WHITE 50/SHT/SPIRL • School Specialty $3.70 20 $74.00
PENCIL CRAYOLA COLORED CLASSPACK SET OF 240 • School Specialty $37.99 1 $37.99

Materials cost

$111.99

Vendor shipping charges

$11.20

State sales tax

$8.74

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$163.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.87

Total project goal

$192.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$192.48

3 Donors

-$192.48

Donations toward project cost

-$163.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.87

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Indian Trail","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1898564],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NC","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":1202469,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/young-artists-need-supplies/1202469/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":120,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. G.","authorIds":{"1898564":{"owner":"Ms. G.","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1202469],"proposalHash":"908842900","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-3_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":302776,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTkxMjAwMQ==","MTc5MDgxMw==","MTg5ODU2NA=="],"teacherId":1898564,"schoolCounty":"Union","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NC","name":"North Carolina"}}