Are you looking for that perfect holiday gift for your favorite teacher?

Put down the mug, and rethink the candle. What the teacher in your life *really* wants and needs is a simple gift with a tax write-off for you! helps teachers get the materials they need so students can succeed. On average, teachers spend nearly $600 a year of their own money buying classroom supplies. Nearly 20% of teachers spend more than $1000 annually. That’s why a gift that empowers teachers to choose the supplies they need right now is an impactful gift for classrooms across the nation.

Teachers often purchase everything from posters to books and technology for their students:

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“Receiving funds through is much better than receiving a gift card to a specific store. gives me the freedom to shop online with a variety of stores and when it’s convenient for me.”
– Jennifer Cummings, Math Teacher

Not only can you buy a gift for your favorite teacher, but your friends and family would also love a gift made in their honor. In a survey by the Red Cross, 79% of Americans said they would rather have a charitable donation in their honor than a gift they wouldn’t use. Gifts to’s Annual Fund or Spotlight Funds can be made in honor of a loved one plus you can send them a free, customizable e-card to notify them of your donation. What better way to spread holiday cheer?

Since 1998 has raised more than $30 million and benefited more than 2.2 million students. holds a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. For more information, or to adopt a classroom, please visit

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