Rochester's Community Wishbook

April 2018 Wish of the Month

  Community Wishbook


The following agencies are looking for Lawn and Garden Equipment, and for Volunteers for Lawn, Gardening, and Yard Work. (Some agencies need both equipment and volunteers.) If you can help, please click on the name of the agency for details, including information on how to contact each charity directly.

Lawn and Garden Equipment
Begin Again Horse Rescue, Inc.  (lawn tractor, UTV or ATV,  4-wheeler or Gator) 
Charles Settlement House, Inc.  (lawn mower, snow blower, garden tools) 
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society   (dual-sided electric hedge trimmers, gas weed whacker
Coffee Connection/Project Empower  (rake, shovel, potting soil, flowers, watering cans) 
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities  (large containers for gardening) 
Genesee Country Village & Museum  (gravel, grass seed, flower bulbs, garden tools: rakes, shovels, hoes, etc.; wheelbarrows, gardening gloves) 
Girl Scouts of Western New York  (gas-powered wood splitter, rakes, clippers, shovels) 
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc.  (gardening tools) 
House of Mercy  (snow blower, shovel, salt)) 
Mount Carmel House, Inc.  (garden supplies) 
Outreach Community Center Inc.  (trimmer/weed wacker
Rochester Academy of Medicine  (gardening tools, potting soil, snow shovel) 
Rochester Childfirst Network  (gardening tools - real and toy) 
St. Peter's Kitchen  (garden items: dirt, mulch, garden tools, supplies) 
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.  (snowblower, hedge trimmer, string trimmer, ice melt, yard tools, snow shovel) 
Wild Wings, Inc.  (garden tools, brooms, work gloves, garden gloves)

Volunteers for Lawn, Gardening, and Yard Work
Alzheimer's Association  (garden volunteer) 
Aurora House of Western Monroe County  (gardening) 
Begin Again Horse Rescue, Inc.  (lawn mowing and trimming) 
Catholic Family Center (CFC)  (yard workers) 
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (gardener) 
Coffee Connection/Project Empower  (gardening) 
Genesee Land Trust, Inc.  (help at work parties on trails and preserves) 
Greece Historical Society  
Greece Little League  (general field maintenance) 
Heritage Christian Services  (assist with raking leaves, maintain sensory garden) 
New York Museum of Transportation  (mowing) 
Rochester Academy of Medicine  (gardening) 
Ronald McDonald House  (groups to maintain garden) 
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center  (gardeners) 
St. Peter's Kitchen  (garden work) 
Serenity House  (help with gardening) 
Shepherd Home  (yard maintenance) 
Twelve Corners Day Care Center  (minor landscaping: trimming around trees and bushes) 
Villa of Hope  (property beautification programs) 
Webster Comfort Care Home  (grounds/maintenance, gardening) 
Women Sanctuary  (monthly gardening and cleaning)



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