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A safe and healthy home for everyone!
Covid-19 Update: During these difficult times, Community Toolbox is still operating, however the number of Fix-It Jobs we can do is reduced due to recommended guidelines.  As always, the health and safety of our clients and our volunteers in our top priority.
 
  • If you have a need for services, please continue to submit your requests to our Referring Agencies and we will serve you as soon as possible. 
  • If you wish to support our non-profit, we would be extremely grateful to you.  Please use the PayPal Giving Fund Donation link and please know that your contributions will help families in need.
     

Welcome to Community Toolbox!


Community Toolbox is a non-profit Fix-It program based in Portsmouth, NH that offers small critical home repairs to Seacoast neighbors in need. 

 

We believe that everyone deserves to live in a safe and healthy home.  No-one should have to choose between paying the bills, putting food on the table or keeping their homes safe.  We believe in neighbors helping neighbors, that sometimes it takes a village.


That is why we do what we do.  Our trained volunteers go into the homes of qualifying individuals in our community and provide minor home repairs that improve the quality of their living conditions.  These repairs ensure that our Seacoast neighbors have the basic dignities of safety, health and accessibility in their homes. 
 
 

Please browse our website to learn more about our organization: How we can help you or your neighbors, and how you can help us help others improve their living conditions and their lives.

  

What's New

  • December 8, 2020: Spinning Generosity cannot happen this year, so please join us for LizFit's "Week of Giving"  - a week of awareness and fundraising for 7 local charities. Learn more and please consider supporting us if possible.
     
  • Thank you to Fosters for featuring us in the newspaper recently to share our story of how we are still helping as many as we can during the pandemic.  Check out their article "With need rising, Community Toolbox hammers through pandemic"

  • Community Toolbox is seeking to grow our Board of Directors. Are you interesting in helping set leadership and governance for our 100% volunteer organization? No board experience required.  Contact us to learn more!
     
  • Our Fix-It team is growing and we'd love your help! Join us on Monday mornings at 9:00am for our planning meetings, or join us on a Fix-It projects.  Volunteers are always needed and welcome! Contact us to learn more!
     
  • Is your company looking for an opportunity to give back to the community? We now offer team building opportunities where your team can literally build a ramp for a neighbor in need as part of our Fix-It program! Contact us to learn more!
     
  • Please Join Us!! Are you interested in joining our non-profit and helping your neighbors? We have a HUGE Need for volunteers for our organization! Please check out the many volunteer positions we have open and ways you can make a difference! 
     
  • Community Toolbox is proud to be regularly completing Fix It jobs in our community.   Check out the personal stories that have been added to the Client Stories page. 
Pay Pal Giving Fund

Please consider a tax-deductible donation to help us continue offering our services to neighbors in need via our secure PayPal Giving Fund link: PayPal.com/fundraiser/charity/171877

Thank you to the Rosamond Thaxter Foundation for their continued support.
Funding for Community Toolbox has been generously provided by:
 
  • The Entrepreneur Foundation of NH
  • The Mark & Diane McNabb Charitable Fund of The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
  • The Howard Benevolent Fund
  • The Johnny and Joyce Schablik Charitable Fund of The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
  • The Harmon Foundation