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Monthly Archives: December 2008

Funding Available for High-Need and Rural High School Teachers from DonorsChoose.org thanks to a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Great news for inspiring innovation in high school classrooms! Thanks to a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, DonorsChoose.org is offering a “Double Your Impact” challenge for all college preparatory projects submitted from high-need (40% or more students eligible for free/reduced lunch) and/or rural high school classrooms! This means that project funding is currently…

‘Tis the Season for Giving Parties

If you’re like most of us, you’ve received a gazillion party invitations this holiday season. DonorsChoose.org was fortunate to be invited to a very special party in Chapel Hill, North Carolina this year – A Giving Party. The concept was started by Perri Kersh who decided that parties this time of year should focus on…

Mustache Madness- NYC ‘Stache Bash!

We know who reigns supreme in New York City, our very own DonorsChoose.org VP of Operations, Cesar “Maximus” Bocanegra! Cesar, along with more than 50 fearless competitors, made the evening of December 13th a night to remember at the Galapagos Art Space in Brooklyn, where all gathered for the biggest mustache face off to…

Mustaches in Flight

Share on Facebook Share Share on Twitter Tweet Share on LinkedIn Share Send email Mail Hey Bi-coastal Growers, A special thank-you. You endured not only growing Mustaches in your hometown on the East Coast, but you proudly flew with them each week to the West Coast, exposing unprecedented numbers of people to…

Dallas Cowboys edge out their competition by a hair–or an upper lip full of them

The Dallas Cowboys have a secret weapon— wide receiver Roy Williams’ facial hair! Williams has been growing a mustache as part of the Mustaches for Kids challenge to raise money for public schools. Fans of Williams can support his mustaches by going to www.DonorsChoose.org/RoyWilliams and donating to public classrooms on DonorsChoose.org. As the “Growing Season”…