By choosing Tom’s of Maine® you're helping to create a $1,000,000 fund to help make schools more sustainable through DonorsChoose.org.

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Browse green classroom projects in need of financial support, and give any amount you choose. 

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Are you a teacher in need of funds for a green classroom project? Tell us about it! We’ll automatically match funds for your project and connect you to a community of donors at DonorsChoose.org.

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If you're a parent of a student, let teachers know where they can find help by sending them information about this program.

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How It Works

Imagine

Teachers identify ways they can educate their students about green initiatives.

Submit

Teachers submit their classroom projects and supply requests through DonorsChoose.org.

Fund

Every project is automatically matched by the Tom’s of Maine Green Your School Fund. The remaining amount can be funded by anyone at any amount they choose, until the full project amount has been reached.

Receive

 Once projects are fully funded, supplies are delivered to straight to schools.

Goodness Given

Since April of 2016, the Tom's of Maine Green Your School Fund continues to help support teachers by automatically half funding environmentally focused classroom projects. Imagine the good we can accomplish with this year's fund!

$
1206

Donated to projects

410

Projects fully funded

413

Students helped

123

Schools Served

324

teachers supported

Thanks from teachers and their lucky students

Engineering a Cleaner Environment

“Thank you so much for helping to fund our environmental lab. Your generosity will help my students be able to see the impact our species makes on our environment. It will also teach them about how they can use science to make changes and solve problems in today’s world!”
With gratitude, Ms. VanHouten

How Does Your Garden Grow?

“Words cannot express how thankful I am for your generosity. My students are going to be so excited. With this indoor garden system my students will gain a deeper understanding of how things grow. Thank you so much for your support and believing in our classroom! I'm truly grateful!”
With gratitude, Ms. Nordyke

Saving Trees, One Chromebook at a Time

“Thank you so much for your contributions. We are eternally grateful for people like you who help title one schools level the playing field for our students. We will use these Chromebooks daily to help enhance learning for our students. We will always remember your generosity and hope that it will be returned to you two folds.”
With gratitude, Ms. Drake

Challenger Middle School's Composting Program

“Thank you so much for making our school composting project a reality. We are so excited to be one step closer to having a self-sustaining school garden. Your donations will not only impact our school, but they will impact the world by empowering our students with the knowledge and the experience of composting.”
With gratitude, Mrs. Takei-Peterie

'Whooo' Says Research Isn't Fun?

“Words cannot express how grateful my students and I for this wonderful donation. My class can now truly embrace this science unit hands on. We would have NEVER been able to do this without your generous gift. My students can't wait to start to question, investigate and solve this great owl mystery! Again, we are truly thankful that you believe in the work that we are doing.”
With gratitude, Ms. Kirton

Documenting the Solar Derby

“Wow! I am so honored that you would choose to fund this exciting project. My students were speechless when they heard the great news. To have the materials I need to teach my students about solar energy in such a fun and engaging way is beyond exciting. From the bottom of my heart, thank you!”
With gratitude, Mrs. Pellet