DonorsChoose.org

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DonorsChoose.org empowers public school teachers from across the country to request much-needed materials and experiences for their students. DonorsChoose.org makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Public school teachers from every corner of America create classroom project requests and anyone can give any amount to the inspiring project.

Every donor gets a thank-you letter from the teacher, photos from the classroom, and a report of how each dollar was spent.

TypePrivate
Founded2000
HQLas Vegas, US
Websitedonorschoose.org
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)184(-3%)
Job Openings4
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

DonorsChoose.org Office Locations

DonorsChoose.org has offices in Las Vegas and New York
Las Vegas, US (HQ)
New York New York Casino, 3790 S Las Vegas Blvd
New York, US
134 W 37th St 11th floor
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DonorsChoose.org Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2000

DonorsChoose.org total Funding

$5.8 m

DonorsChoose.org latest funding size

$5 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

DonorsChoose.org investors

DonorsChoose.org's latest funding round in April 2017 was reported to be $5 m. In total, DonorsChoose.org has raised $5.8 m
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DonorsChoose.org Cybersecurity Score

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C

79/100

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DonorsChoose.org News and Updates

A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation Partners with DonorsChoose.org to Fund 231 D.C. Classroom Projects

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation surprised hundreds of teachers by instantaneously funding all current Washington, D.C., classroom project requests on DonorsChoose.org. This investment provides everything from graphing calculators...

DonorsChoose.org Blogs

How to Make the Most of the 20th Anniversary Celebration

On September 16, 2020, we mark 20 years of funding teacher ideas on DonorsChoose! Our community is celebrating by doing what we do best: supporting you and your fellow teachers. Starting at 7am ET on September 16, donations to every single project will be at least 50% matched! That means that for on…

20 Years, 20 Teachers: 2010–2014

This year marks two decades of teachers using DonorsChoose to bring classroom dreams to life. In our “20 Years, 20 Teachers” series, we’ll be featuring one teacher who had their first projects funded in each year of our history. (Read about teachers from 2000–2004, and teachers from 2005–2009.) Our …

20 Years, 20 Teachers: 2005–2009

This year marks two decades of teachers using DonorsChoose to bring classroom dreams to life. In our “20 Years, 20 Teachers” series, we’ll be featuring one teacher who had their first projects funded in each year of our history. (Read about teachers from 2000–2004.) 2005 through 2009 was a time of e…

20 Years, 20 Teachers: 2000–2004

This year marks the 20th anniversary of DonorsChoose, the nonprofit classroom funding site for public school teachers. Twenty years ago, our founder Charles Best started our platform out of his Bronx history classroom. We’re hopping in the time machine to celebrate two decades of awesome and innovat…

Teachers, Engage Your Students in Civics and Earn Funding for Your Students

Between learning multiplication, prepping for the SATs, Zoom classrooms, and more, there’s a lot on students’ minds this year; the upcoming election is no exception! Because of the national energy and attention put on civic engagement during the presidential election season, teachers have a rich opp…

What teachers need for remote learning at every grade level

As the school year begins, COVID-19 means that “back-to-school” is going to mean something different for everyone. When we surveyed teachers, only 8% were confident they’d be spending the year entirely in the classroom; everyone else was getting ready for distance learning, blended learning, remote …
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DonorsChoose.org Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DonorsChoose.org founded?

    DonorsChoose.org was founded in 2000.

  • How many employees does DonorsChoose.org have?

    DonorsChoose.org has 184 employees.

  • Who are DonorsChoose.org competitors?

    Competitors of DonorsChoose.org include Blisland Community Association, Techies4TempleStreet and Founders Pledge.

  • Where is DonorsChoose.org headquarters?

    DonorsChoose.org headquarters is located at New York New York Casino, 3790 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas.

  • Where are DonorsChoose.org offices?

    DonorsChoose.org has offices in Las Vegas and New York.

  • How many offices does DonorsChoose.org have?

    DonorsChoose.org has 2 offices.