TUALATIN VALLEY GLEANERS

  A Supplemental Food Resource 


WEEKLY FOOD DISTRIBUTION NEEDS




convertible hand trucks that convert to a cart on four wheels/ food carts
resealable bags for distribution
cleaning supplies -
bleach or sanitary wipes, brooms, large garbage bags etc.
pens, printer paper, mailing labels, dry erase markers
food service gloves
non-perishable food
fresh foods (call for pick up)
Gas gift cards for low-income volunteer drivers.
vehicle maintenance and repair



Tree and Field Harvesting Equipment


We are in need to keep updating and adding to our inventory of harvesting equipment.
We are in need of 3 ladders that can be used for various tree harvesting.
We need 1 orchard ladder
, 2 folding ladders that extend to 8 feet tall.
 8 Harvest Aprons, of various sizes

5 gallon buckets w/handles

2 first aid kits

2 medium sized coolers for packing hydration supplies

4 10x10 tarps

drum barrel liners for heavy refuse transport

10 extendable picker poles


Our Mega Wish is to have a small trailer that can help haul all equipment to the pick and harvest sites.







Giving Garden







Soil and soil amendments

plants (vegetable)

hand tools

larger gardening tools; rakes (metal and yard), shovels, wheelbarrows, buckets

slugo

garden stakes for tomato plants






Farm2Forest






Fishing equipment of all kinds, including shellfish equipment

Gift cards or donations to provide licenses for fish harvesting to promote self-sufficiency.

Travel expense donations: gas, lodging, licensing, harvesting for field outings.