Welcome Week

Mark your calendar: From Monday, September 25 through Monday, October 2, it’s officially Welcome Week for teachers who have yet to submit a classroom request!

If you've never posted a project through, you're eligible for a $50 kickoff donation to your qualifying project submitted between 9/25 and 10/2.  

Your very first project is also eligible for LIFTOFF, our Teacher Friends and Family Code, which will match donations from your friends and family.  

Here's how to qualify for a $50 kickoff donation:

  • You've never posted a project on
  • Create and submit a project between 9/25 and 10/2 (if your project is returned for edits and you aren't able to resubmit it before 10/2, no worries--we'll use your original submission date)
  • Request up to $500 in materials for your classroom (not including taxes, fees, and the suggested donation to support

 Create your project

 If you have questions about Welcome Week and reach out to our team, please mention Welcome Week in your email so that we can make sure to get you an answer in time for the event!  Thanks in advance.