HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- It's no secret that teachers often reach into their own pockets to supply their classrooms.
But two young Houstonians are making a real difference in thousands of schools across the country.
When they saw a need for funding in Houston area school districts, they created PledgeCents, a unique crowdfunding platform.
Teachers are using PledgeCents to fund everything from basic classroom supplies to tablets, 3-D printers, school trips and Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
ABC13 caught up with one of the founders of PledgeCents to find out what makes it so different from other crowdfunding sites.
Unique crowdfunding site makes classroom dreams come true
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