Doing some house cleaning? Moving and trying to get rid of stuff? Check out our Wish List and see if there’s anything you could donate to Groundwork Somerville! (It also helps the Earth, since that way we don’t have to buy it new.) Items in bold indicate high priority.

You can email us at or call 617-628-9988 to schedule a drop-off (or pick-up if it’s in the Somerville area).

Gardening Supplies for South Street Farm & school gardens

Kids-size gloves, clippers, twine,  hoses, spray bottles, a wheelbarrow, scrap wood, storm windows, seedlings (no tomatoes please!), big tupperware tote bins, tape measures

School & Crafts Supplies for our educational programming

Scissorscrayons, markers, scrap paper (old letterhead, old  computer paper, etc.–we recycle like nobody’s business!), pipe cleaners, paper bags,  outdoor thermometers, poster board, sheet protectors or plastic laminating sheets, old seed catalogs, compasses, magnifying glasses, butcher paper 

Cooking Utensils for our after-school clubs and Green Team

Large salad spinners, graters, vegetable peelers, small jars with lids or small tupperware containers with screw-on lids, electric skillets, plastic serving spoons

Bike Gear for our Green Team

Working adult-sized bikes, bike helmetsbike locks (with keys if necessary), bike lights, winter gloves, bike grease/chain oil, patch kits


If you don’t have anything on this list to donate, please consider making a tax-deductible donation to Groundwork Somerville to support our incredible programs.  Please make checks payable to Groundwork Somerville and mail to:

Groundwork Somerville
24 Park St. #7
Somerville, MA 02143


Or make a donation online through Network for Good: