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Sep 26, 2019, 14:08 ET DonorsChoose.org Launches District Partnership Program Enabling Seamless Integration into District Strategy

Today, education crowdfunding nonprofit DonorsChoose.org announced the launch of the District Partnership Program, a new way for public school...


Mar 28, 2018, 07:00 ET Ripple and its Executives Donate $29 Million to Fund All 35,647 Classroom Requests on DonorsChoose.org

DonorsChoose.org announced today that Ripple, provider of enterprise blockchain solutions, and its executives have donated $29 million to fund every...


Jan 25, 2018, 08:00 ET DonorsChoose.org Announces 1 Million Classroom Project Requests Funded For Teachers Nationwide

DonorsChoose.org, the education nonprofit that helps teachers with funding for classroom supplies and experiences, is proud to announce the site has...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:30 ET Donors Contribute $6 Million through DonorsChoose.org to Support Classrooms Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, nearly 4,000 people and 20 organizations have contributed more than $6 million to help classrooms...


Nov 10, 2017, 07:30 ET Craig Newmark Philanthropies & DonorsChoose.org Announce New Tool and Matching Donations to Support Schools Serving Military Communities

Education funding platform DonorsChoose.org announced today a new way for donors to identify and support classroom project requests from schools...


Sep 11, 2017, 08:28 ET DonorsChoose.org Launches Recovery Fund to Help Teachers Rebuild Classrooms Damaged by Hurricane Irma

DonorsChoose.org has established a special recovery fund to help teachers and students in Florida and other southeast classrooms damaged by Hurricane ...


Aug 29, 2017, 08:28 ET DonorsChoose.org Launches Recovery Fund to Help Texas & Louisiana Teachers Rebuild Classrooms Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

DonorsChoose.org has established a special recovery fund to help Gulf Coast teachers and students in classrooms impacted by Hurricane Harvey....


Feb 09, 2017, 07:30 ET DonorsChoose.org Expands to Help Teachers Address Hunger, Poverty in the Classroom

Education nonprofit DonorsChoose.org announced today it has expanded its classroom funding platform to support Student Life Essentials projects....


Nov 28, 2016, 08:58 ET DonorsChoose.org to Launch $500,000 #GivingTuesday GIVEaway

Education crowdfunding nonprofit DonorsChoose.org announced it's launching a philanthropic giveaway on November 29 for #GivingTuesday. The...


Jul 19, 2016, 09:00 ET Burlington Stores Raises more than $850,000 for DonorsChoose.org to Help Classrooms Nationwide

Burlington Stores, a national off-price retailer, teamed up with DonorsChoose.org from May 1st through June 11th and raised just more than $852,000...


May 02, 2016, 09:00 ET DonorsChoose.org Announces Second Annual Partnership With Burlington Stores, Providing Students And Teachers With The Supplies Needed For An Excellent Education

To help alleviate the out-of-pocket expenses public school teachers spend each year on school supplies, and to ensure that children in every...


Mar 10, 2016, 08:00 ET Celebrities And Business Leaders Unleash Philanthropic Flashmob, #BestSchoolDay, Funding Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org In Communities Spanning 47 States

Today, more than fifty athletes, actors, founders, and philanthropists announced a surprise "flash funding" of classroom projects posted on...


Nov 04, 2015, 01:46 ET Burlington Stores Raises More Than $500,000 for DonorsChoose.org to Help Classrooms Nationwide

Burlington Stores, the national off-price retailer offering designer merchandise at everyday low prices, teamed up with DonorsChoose.org this...


Jul 01, 2015, 09:00 ET DonorsChoose.org Announces National Back-to-School Partnership with Burlington Stores

According to a survey by the National School Supply and Equipment Association, public school teachers spend $1.6 billion out of pocket each year for...


May 07, 2015, 12:32 ET Stephen Colbert Announces Funding for Nearly 1,000 South Carolina Classroom Projects on DonorsChoose.org

Stephen Colbert announced today that he has partnered with Share Fair Nation and ScanSource to fund every classroom project in South Carolina on...


Sep 15, 2014, 02:56 ET Google Surprises Seattle Area Teachers By Funding All Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org

Mayor Ed Murray announced today that Google has fully funded the classroom requests of every teacher in King, Pierce, and Snohomish Counties on the...


Sep 15, 2014, 01:28 ET Google Surprises Los Angeles Teachers By Flash Funding All Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today that Google has fully funded the classroom requests of every Los Angeles Unified School District...


Sep 10, 2014, 11:37 ET Google Surprises Kansas City Teachers By Flash Funding All Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org

Today, Google announced they are fully funding the classroom requests of every Greater Kansas City area teacher on the education crowdfunding site...


Sep 09, 2014, 10:51 ET Google Surprises Austin Teachers By Funding All Classroom Requests For Five Central Texas Counties On DonorsChoose.org

Today, Google announced they are fully funding the classroom requests of every area teacher on the education crowdfunding site DonorsChoose.org. As a ...


Sep 04, 2014, 10:03 ET Google Surprises D.C. Teachers By Flash Funding All Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org

Today, Google announced they are fully funding the classroom requests of every Greater Washington, D.C. area teacher on the education crowdfunding...


Aug 07, 2014, 12:00 ET Google, Staples Fulfill Every Chicago Teacher's Classroom Dream On DonorsChoose.org

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that Google and Staples have fully funded every Chicago-based project on the education crowdfunding site...


Feb 10, 2014, 10:52 ET DonorsChoose.org Named One of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies in the World"

DonorsChoose.org, a crowdfunding non-profit that enables anyone to help a classroom in need, has been named one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative ...


Aug 21, 2013, 08:15 ET DonorsChoose.org Teams With Amazon.com To Bring The Largest Selection Of Supplies And Resources To America's Teachers

DonorsChoose.org announced today a collaboration with Amazon.com to help America's teachers access the supplies and resources they need most for...


Aug 13, 2013, 08:30 ET Oklahoma's Moore Public Schools Reopen For 2013/2014 School Year

Moore Public Schools opened for the 2013/2014 school year on Monday, 84 days after an EF5 tornado destroyed Briarwood and Plaza Towers Elementary...