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The Charlotte ToolBank is committed to the safety of our member agencies,
volunteers, staff, and our greater community.

Tool Lending & Cleaning Procedures

In support of the North Carolina Executive Order 204, (FAQ related to EO 204) which runs through April 30, 2021 at 5pm, and any relevant previous Executive Orders, the ToolBank will continue to limit tool and special event item lending to events and projects of no more than 50 individuals indoors and 100 individuals outdoors during the same time period. Projects and events that have staggered session times, multiple locations or are permitted under the current Executive Order will be allowed. Please refer to the Current Restrictions infographic from the State. We will continue to serve by appointment only.  Our staff will confirm and schedule pick ups and returns in advance.

When a borrowed item is returned to the ToolBank, it is quarantined for three days. After the quarantine period, we thoroughly sanitize all items before they are available to another member agency.

PPE & New Inventory Items

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, including Restore Global, She Built This City, Atrium Health, and UPS, the ToolBank has washable face masks, face shields, ear savers, and hand sanitizer available to our member agencies at no charge. These items can be requested by placing a tool order or by calling our office at 704.469.5800.

We have added no contact thermometers to our inventory and are actively working to acquire additional items to assist our member agencies with safe and enhanced operations. To donate any of the following wish list items, please contact Maureen Krueger.

  • Plexiglass Dividers
  • Radio Transmitters
  • Hand Sanitizer Stands
  • Electrostatic Sprayers
  • Wifi Hot Spots
  • Video Conference Ring Lights
  • Green Screen Backgrounds
  • Downward Facing (Document) Cameras
  • Microphones

Tool Rush

Tool Rush sales are limited to scheduled shopping appointments and only items in our Tool Rush room are available for purchase.

Contact Us

The ToolBank will not answer the door for unscheduled visits.

Please contact us by email or by phone at 704.469.5800 if you have any questions. We will respond to emails and voicemails as quickly as possible.