Our Wish List

used items are welcomed and appreciated

  1. Mobile/Cellular Internet Service: We need high speed internet service at our rural site! We know that there are "pucks" or little mobile hot spots.  We would love help with this from anyone who is willing/able!

  2. Maul (heavy-duty axe) for splitting wood 
  3. 3 sets of green sport cones (15 cones total)
  4. Female chicks (or ducklings if you have some already), laying hens or ducks (6 months to 1 year old)
  5. Garden hose (x3), 30' to 40', with a spray nozzle
  6. 1 truckload redwood mulch from the Soil Farm in Half Moon Bay
  7. 1-12 native plants/shrubs in 5 gallon size (coffee berry, native fern, redwood tree, California Bay Laurel tree, deergrass, Anderson flowers, Coast live oak, Valley Oak, mexican sage, apple tree, manzanita, myrtle wax leaf, succulents etc)
  8. 1 hive of bees with a queen, ordered online (details available)
  9.  Ear protection, earmuff style (x2)
  10. A working diesel tractor with a bucket loader in the front or brush mower attachment
  11. Stainless "palm tree style" propane outdoor heaters for events (up to 3)
  12. Wheelbarrow
  13. Heavy-duty John Deere riding lawnmower
  14. A small gas Honda generator
  15. Nickel metal hydride rechargeable batteries (any size) AAA, AA, C, D
  16. First aid kits and/or supplies
  17. A 5 gallon tank of propane
  18. Green laser pointer, battery powered, handheld (We use it at night for stargazing with kids. Must be green. Up to 3)
  19. An 18-volt battery powered impact driver drill
  20. A shed or other storage building or garage
  21. Alfalfa bale(s) or orchard grass bale(s) for our llama and goats
  22. A kitchen knife block and knives, especially big chopping knives and paring knives
  23. A mineral goat lick block with selenium
  24. Shuttle bus or truck with a diesel engine (to run on renewable biodiesel!) for transporting students or site maintenance
  25. An electric car or a hybrid vehicle for kids to learn about and staff to use for meetings, conferences, school visits, errands and administrative work.
  26. Any running car or truck, old or new, for running errands and going to schools
  27. Raincoats in all sizes (preferably kids' sizes, but some are also needed for chaperones)
  28. Digital projector, 2000 lumen or higher with working bulb
  29. Magnifying glasses
  30. Yarn of any color for weaving projects
  31. Wildlife and/or plant i.d. books: pocket size are best
  32. Walkie-talkies. Any will do, but if you're purchasing new, the ones we're using are Motorola Talkabouts (MC Series)
  33. Warm sleeping bags
  34. Rubber Boots: kids' sizes
  35. Animal artifacts, display items, skeletal remains
  36. A small digital camera (We like Canon Powershots)
  37. Sports equipment: frisbees, kites, cones
  38. Sledge Hammer (x1)
  39. Garden rakes (heavy metal ones, not leaf rakes), shovels, long-handled pitchforks, and hand trowels
  40. Hammer tacker (a type of heavy-duty staple gun)
  41. A post hole digger
  42. Warm coats in all sizes for students ages 8-13
  43. Wooden garden stakes at 8', redwood, 2" round or 1 3/4" x 1 3/4" (without chemical pressure treatment)