On 4/21/09, LaTrina wrote:
> Teachers in Kansas and elsewhere spend an average of $1200
> of their own money each year on classroom supplies. This
> week U.S. Cellular launched a $ 1 million campaign to fund
> classroom needs and help teachers alleviate some of their
> budget. Calling All Teachers encourages teachers to post
> their requests on DonorsChoose.org. a philanthropic Web
> site that helps public school teachers find money for
> classroom projects that exceed their limited budgets. U.S.
> Cellular is funding up to $1 million in projects. The
> projects they have selected to fund will be announced
> during Teachers Appreciation Week, May 4-8.
> Teachers throughout Kansas have already posted requests
> for projection screens, musical instruments and books for
> a classroom library.
> Please help us spread the word to Kansas teachers so that
> they can post their projects on DonorsChoose.org as soon
> as possible. The cut off is May 1 but it takes a few days
> for projects to appear on the website.
> For more information visit