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Community Toolbox, A Program of SENH Habitat for Humanity
A safe and healthy home for everyone!

August 2022: Community Toolbox is delighted to announce that we will be joining forces with Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity to work together to promote our shared goals of ensuring Seacoast families have safe, healthy, and affordable housing.  Look for the official press release coming out this fall!


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

  • Thank you to Fosters for featuring us in the newspaper 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. 
Funding for Community Toolbox has been generously provided by:
  • The Entrepreneur Foundation of NH
  • The Mark & Diana 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
Thank you to the Rosamond Thaxter Foundation for their continued support.