With every gift you make to Urban Roots, you are changing lives. When you invest in our youth and our farm, you are making a significant impact in the community through both!
Success isn’t about how much produce we grow – it’s about the lives transformed. And we couldn’t do it without you.
Make a gift today and DOUBLE the impact. The Terry and Regina Armstrong Family Foundation will match all donations made before December 31st, up to $20,000!
Please give today and help make our farm as resilient as the youth we serve.
Urban Roots also welcomes direct donations by mail. Please send your gift to:Urban Roots
4900 Gonzales St. Austin, TX 78702
Please call Emily Mares, Development Director, at 512-750-8019 if you have any questions about making a gift or getting involved.
Urban Roots is a 501c3 non-profit organization, and donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Urban Roots Wishlist
Please consider donating something on our wishlist to support the farm and youth program. To donate, please email Emily.
- Johnny’s Seeds (help us purchase seeds and farm tools)
- Home Depot (help us purchase farm materials)
- HEB, Wheatsville, Whole Foods or another grocery store (help us purchase food for special events for the youth, like the overnight on the farm)
- BWI (help us purchase soil amendments) or Whittlesey Landscape Supplies, The Natural Gardener, and Geo Growers (help us purchase compost)
Farm Equipment & Tools:
- Belt-Drive Walk-Behind Mower: 2011 Scag Power Equipment 48″ SFW- Belt-Drive Walk-Behind Mower, $2699.99
- 10 Hand Pruners: Classic Cut Forged Bypass Pruner, $21.98 ea.
- 3 Rolls of Drip Tape: 10 mil, high flow, 12 inch, $165/roll; purchase at 1-800-SAY-RAIN
- Shade Cloth: DeWitt UV PE Knitted Shade Cloth – 90% Black, $.26 per square foot
- Cow Manure Finished Compost from Whittlesey Landscape Supplies, The Natural Gardener, or Geo Growers
- Lap-top computers, used is OK, Windows 7 or higher, OSX 10.8 or higher
- iPad or tablet (used is OK)
- Office Lamps
*Please contact us before purchasing these items, in order to confirm the specification