#BestSchoolDay 2018 Mr. Capers’ Project Fully Funded


We are happy to share the news that Chris Capers, Cedars International Academy’s 6th-7th Grade Social Studies teacher, received full funding for his Donors Choose project, 2018 DC/NYC 7th Grade Trip!

Below is the notification from DonorsChoose.org. Congratulations, Mr. Capers!


Chris, our friends at Ripple have donated $29 million to fund all 35,647 DonorsChoose.org classroom projects — including yours.

Your project, 2018 DC/NYC 7th Grade Trip for Our School, was just fully funded!

What makes today incredible

Ripple’s donation is the largest in the 18-year history of DonorsChoose.org, and makes for an extraordinary, joyous day for public schools. (Can you believe it?! We’re still pinching ourselves.)

Your classroom

With all the activity on the site, you may not be able to view your project right away. Later this week, we’ll contact you with details about the resources you’re receiving. In the meantime, let’s celebrate!

What you can do right now

Let’s get the entire country supporting teachers and students! Hop on FacebookTwitter, or Instagram with the hashtag #BestSchoolDay. You can thank Ripple (@ripple) and see what other teachers are saying about this remarkable day of generosity.

Congratulations, Chris! We’re thrilled to bring your project to life.

The DonorsChoose.org Team

PS: You can find all the details about #BestSchoolDay and a special video message here.