Besides becoming a member, the best way to support the Tacoma Tool Library is through donations. We are always accepting donations of tools and money, and donations are always tax-deductible. Your donation helps us support core operations at the library, maintain and expand our tool collection, and create new and exciting programming.

To donate money click the button below:


To donate tools, bring them by the shop during open hours, Wednesday 5pm-8pm or Saturday 10am-5pm, or check out our calendar page for upcoming Tool Drop Off Days. We accept all tools in good working order, except for gas-powered. If you have large tools to donate or have questions, please contact us at 

Here's a list of our greatest needs at the moment:

  • Electric power washer
  • Electric tiller/cultivator
  • Thatcher
  • Aerator
  • Floor sander
  • Portable table saw
  • Orbital sander
  • Hand truck
  • Motorcycle jack