Help keep IDA warm for many winters to come!!

This fundraiser is set up in hopes of helping sustain IDA by making it easier to stay warm though many winters to come. Most of us have heat in our houses that we can turn on, up or down as it suits our comfort. At IDA, central heat and air is not an option and folks largely and/or entirely rely on their wood burning stoves for warmth. Wood burning stoves really pump out the heat, as long as there is plenty of dry wood provided to keep the fire burning. With 5 wood burning stoves at IDA, using approximately 2 cords per stove per winter, that’s like a completely gutted, full-length school bus filled top to bottom, front to back. That’s a lot of dang wood! It is incredibly labor intensive to achieve the basic need that so many of us take for granted: warmth. A log splitter makes it easier for more people to be able to split wood without taxing their bodies so heavily. And so in conclusion of my explanation.... IDA NEEDS A LOG SPLITTER!!! Aaaaaaand somewhere to store all this wood and keep it dry! So I am also trying to fundraise enough for materials to build 2 WOOD SHEDS large enough to store 2 cords of wood each. />
Materials list:
Materials for 1 Wood Shed*pressure treated lumber only*

2x8x10 (8) $172.56
2x4x8 (8) $47.84
4x4x8 (6) $53.28
2x6x8 (9) $66.33
10ft decking boards (15) $179.7
16ft furring strips (7) $47.67
25lb box of 3'' decking screws $79.99
5lb box of 2'' decking screws $29.98
16''x8x8 concrete blocks (15) $22.35
8ft metal roof panels (7) $199.36
TOTAL before tax $789.09
TOTAL after tax $ 867.9
1 Pallet of Cedar offcuts $225
County Line 25 Ton Kohler
SH265 6.5 HP Engine $1210

GRAND TOTAL $3,302

*throughout the COVID crisis, the price of materials continues to increase at regular intervals. Note that these are prices as of December 4th. Thank y’all for taking the time to read this! Please share, and together let’s support our beloved local QTBIPOC land project!           Also, click on this link Logsplitter4IDA for info on how you can support this thru the fundraiser:)

Donations

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  • Thomas Rayburn 
    • $25 
    • 1 d
  • Jordan Rockford 
    • $36 
    • 2 d
  • Aidan O'Reilly 
    • $15 
    • 3 d
  • Aidan O'Reilly 
    • $20 
    • 3 d
  • Sawyer Eason 
    • $15 
    • 3 d
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Organizer

Jamie Reno 
Organizer
Woodbury, TN
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