We lend tools & equipment to community-based organizations and volunteers

Those volunteers complete service projects that make Richmond a more vibrant and equitable place for everyone. No one helps drive more impact than ToolBank.

Not-for-profits Served

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savings to not-for-profits

The ToolBank Program Specialist joins one of Richmond’s most impactful nonprofits in a dynamic role that blends hands on work and administrative support. The position actively provides excellent face-to-face service across two program segments, upholds best practices of tool inventory & warehouse operations, and supports ToolBank leadership in delivering key growth objectives. This non-supervisory position will engage with over 300 community-based organizations and 1,000 volunteers annually in support of ToolBank’s mission to provide tools, equipment & expertise to the nonprofit and voluntary sector.

Our Tool Lending Program

The Richmond Community ToolBank is a nonprofit tool lending service that equips community based organizations & volunteers with year-round access to a massive inventory of tools.  Our tools are used by thousands of volunteers each year. Our standard 3% borrowing fee has helped our not-for-profit members save more than $4 million that gets plowed back into the community through their mission & programs. 


Our impressive inventory of nearly 10,000 individual tools organized into 230 types can empower 1,000 volunteers at any given moment. And no matter where your project is or how many tools you need, our SMARTBOX-partnered delivery service ensures that transportation is never a barrier to success. 



The heart of the ToolBank is our flagship tool lending program, which provides charitable organizations with year-round access to our tools & equipment. No matter where your project is or how many tools you need, our SMARTBOX-partnered delivery service ensures that transportation is never a barrier to success.


Building Change is a one-of-a-kind volunteer experience for individuals, families, corporate teams, or groups of any kind.  Use our tools & materials to build outdoor furniture & garden features that we donate to community groups in need. Purchase a kit to build at your site or join us for a sponsored build on select days. 


Our 2,000 square foot event space provides an open floor format for nonprofit & community groups to rent by the hour. This space is perfect for indoor volunteer projects, trainings, outreach & fundraising function or just about any community function.   


A dedicate, diverse group of ToolBank employees and volunteers dedicated to driving community growth.


We’re here to help—no matter how big or small the project. Reach out regarding your project today.


From wrenches and rakes to levels and ladders, we’ve got you covered. A toolbox for all of your volunteers. 

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