The deal with Donorschoose.org is that a teacher (public school!) can list a classroom project, and people can fund it with small contributions.
It's like microfinance for kids.
On project completion, you get a report with photos. Here are results from a coupla projects I funded.
I've defined a DonorsChoose Challenge, focusing on low-income schools in my area, but…
What do you think? I probably should focus on schools in my area, and the kids who need it the most, but I want to hear from you, and … please spread the word about DonorsChoose, and help me with my Challenge.
You might have heard about DonorsChoose from Stephen Colbert, a Kenyan citizen who's on their board.