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We are non profit, 501(c)3 organization run mostly by volunteers. We rely heavily on donations to maintain our buildings and support our education programs and events. You can make a general donation or specify how you want the money spent in the comments section. All donations are appreciated, large and small. We thank you for your generosity. 

You can also donate by mail. Send donations to:
Friends of Schumacher Farm Park
5682 Hwy 19 
Waunakee, WI 53597  

If you have any questions about donations, please contact us at info@schumacherfarmpark.org

Tools, Talents & More

Materials

We need wood from old farm buildings. If you are thinking of replacing the wood on the sides of your barn with metal sheeting or letting your barn go to ground, we ask that you give us a call. It is possible that your donation will be a tax write off, talk to us to see how.

  • We will take anything (as far as dimensions), but currently we are looking for the following:
  • 8x8 @ 20 linear feet
  • 2x10s, 3@18 feet, 1@20 feet, and 60 linear feet
  • 1x12s @ 16 feet, 83
  • 3 ¾ x 1 ¾ true, 4 @ 8 feet
  • 188 linear feet of baton (the gap covers between boards)
  • 100s of linear feet of pine lap siding 6-inch exposure

Tools

We are currently using tools that are either borrowed or not large enough to do the job. We will accept any tool, hand or powered, that you may be looking to donate, but the following are list we are looking for this season:

  • 12-inch or greater wood planer
  • ½ HP or more router
  • Rear tined rotor tiller
  • Cold chisels assorted
  • Useable safety glasses and goggles

Equipment

It is a farm after all. We have over eighty acres to take care of and we would like to augment our current equipment. We will be glad to talk to you about any piece of equipment, but we are looking for the following:

  • Farm wagon for hayrides
  • Electric golf cart for handicap transport
  • ATV 4-wheeler for hauling

Talent

We could always use help in what we do. Although our team is talented it is small. If you are interested, we are currently adding to our volunteer force. Anyone can join. If you have the following skills you will get a special badge of honor:

  • Carpenter
  • Electrician
  • Mason
  • Farmer

Wish List 
 General Donations We will spend where needed. 
 New Education & Visitor Center (Red Barn) Call for more information
 42" or larger Riding Lawn Mower Prices vary
 5' or larger Two-Wheel Bush Mower Prices vary
 Heavy Duty Wheelbarrow Prices vary
 Artifact Storage Items Shelving & Supplies $350
 Mannequin for displaying antique clothing $125 or Gently Used
 1900's - 1930's Children's Toys and Christmas Ornaments Invaluable
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