heartThe Tessa Foundation

The Tessa Foundation is devoted to furthering human rights for people challenged by oppression, disability, hunger, and abuse.


gardenCommunity Gardens

The Tessa Community Gardens aim to educate the community about food systems and resource accessibility by bringing them into participation with independent food production.

Our efforts with the Tessa Community Gardens began in 2006 and now have many community gardens all over the world. The garden in Santa Fe allies with existing efforts for food availability by supplying donations to the Food Depot, Kitchen Angels, as well as providing personal donations to those in need.

garden2The experience of working together to achieve such a simple goal as eating fresh local food is one of the little treasures of life that can make a difference, in ourselves and ultimately in the culture as a whole.

Our gardens are always in need of attention, as a garden naturally is. We appreciate donations that can assist us in acquiring the following:

The more equipment we have to help us garden, the more food we can grow to give to those in need. If you are interested in donating to Tessa Community Gardens please write “TESSA GARDENS” in the “PURPOSE” bar when you donate. Thank you for supporting accessibility to nutritious foods.