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Tools to Change Our World

The Community Tool Box is a free, online resource for those working to build healthier communities and bring about social change. It offers thousands of pages of tips and tools for taking action in communities. The vision behind the Community Tool Box is that people — locally and globally — are better prepared to work together to change conditions that affect their lives. The Community Tool Box makes it easier for people to take action to assure healthier and more just communities throughout the world.



For years millions of individuals and organizations have turned to the Community Tool Box when they needed help, and we were there. Now the Community Tool Box is turning to you for help. Won’t you please step up to make sure this wonderful tool remains available as a free resource for all?




  • The CTB reaches over 5.8 million people around the world each year, and we need help to sustain it.
  • As a supporter, your donation assures these tools for change remain available to communities.
  • With your contribution, people on a local and global level can more effectively engage in community work, learning to assess, plan, evaluate, and sustain their efforts.

Please consider a donation of $5, $20, $50, or whatever you can give to protect and sustain the Community Tool Box.


Won’t you help us help the world by making a donation now?


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“Because of the invaluable role that the Community Tool Box played in our Foundation’s work and the power it has in providing guidance for local initiatives, the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation was pleased to contribute to its long-term sustainability. Investing in the Community Tool Box is a unique way to make a lasting contribution to communities worldwide.”

John Damonti, President, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation



Give online:  (Please specify the Community Tool Box in the "My gift will benefit" field.)

Mail a gift or pledge to:

KU Endowment
Community Tool Box/KU Center for Community Health and Development Fund 04049
PO Box 928
Lawrence, Kansas 66044-0928



Center for Community Health and Development, University of Kansas
A World Health Organization Collaborating Centre
1000 Sunnyside Avenue, Room 4082
Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7555
By Email:     By Phone: 866.770.8162


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