Update: As of August 13, 2023, Dekalb County School District, Georgia funding has spent out.
Starting August 1st, all qualifying projects will receive a 3X match. That means a $20 donation will become a $60 donation, and so on.
If your project meets the criteria below, new donations on your project will be matched as long as funding remains. You will see the match offer applied to your project as soon as it is approved and live on the site. Please note, the match offer will not appear during Friends and Family Pre-Funding (the period when our team is reviewing your project).
How to qualify:
Teach in one of the following districts
- At an Equity Focus School in Richardson ISD, Texas
- At an Equity Focus School in Phoenix Union High School District, Arizona OR Elementary School District, Arizona
- [Spend out as of August 13, 2023] Any school in Dekalb County School District, Georgia
- Check this page to learn more about Equity Focus Schools.
- Request under $1,000 for your total project goal, including taxes, shipping, fees, and the suggested donation to support DonorsChoose
- Request materials in the categories: Computers & Tablets; Instructional Technology; Classroom Basics; Lab Equipment; Educational Kits & Games; Art Supplies
- Select the STEM subject area. Please ensure accurate representation and select the corresponding subject area only if it truthfully aligns with your project.
What won’t qualify:
- Projects with materials in the following categories: Books; Flexible Seating; Food, Clothing & Hygiene; Musical Instruments; Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage; Sports & Exercise Equipment
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Is there a limit to the amount of matching funds I can receive?
Eligible teachers can receive up to $3,000 from this funding opportunity across all their eligible projects.