La Esperanza Farm Needs Tools!

Dear Adelante Mujeres supporters and blog readers,

La Esperanza Farm, Adelante Mujeres’ certified organic farm for graduates of our sustainable agriculture program, is in need of various farm tools and supplies!  The following is our “wish list” for the farm.  Anything you, your family, or your friends might be able to provide would be greatly appreciated. It's a great opportunity to clean out your garage or garden shed of tools you no longer use, while directly benefiting Adelante Mujeres!  Your donation is tax deductible and a receipt will be provided.

  • Hoes (long-handled)
  • Stirrup hoes
  • Shovels
  • Trowels
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Garden carts
  • Harvesting scissors
  • Garden rakes
  • Weed whacker
  • Trash cans
  • Trash picker
  • Set of socket wrenches
  • Sheet metal
  • Straw or hay
  • Hand saws
  • Peg board
  • Ladder

We need tools to do things like weed our demonstration plot.

Tool donations can be brought to the Adelante Agricultura office, located at 1609 Elm Street in Forest Grove. If you would like to drop off items, please contact us (503.992.2041) beforehand so we know when to expect you. 

We would also be more than happy to pick up any tools or supplies from your home or workplace.  If you are interested in this option (or have any questions), please contact Alejandro Tecum at 503.992.2041 or

Thanks for your continued support,
Adelante Agricultura Team