Entries by Cincinnati ToolBank

Clearing the Way for Little Duck Creek Trail

How do communities come to be? Support and engagement among neighbors allow individuals to build a communal network, and the Madisonville Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation leverages such initiatives to make a united community possible. Matt Strauss, director of real estate development and marketing at the Redevelopment Corp., explained that promoting the surrounding neighborhood is the […]

The Nature Center’s Interactive Initiatives

Helping fellow nonprofit organizations leverage the Cincinnati community is what the ToolBank aims to do, so we love seeing our blue tools in the hands of Cincinnati Nature Center volunteers who do just that. The Cincinnati Nature Center, which has been around for over 50 years, is a nonprofit organization that maintains award-winning nature trails […]

Caring for Dayton

The second Saturday of June may be irrelevant to most, but for the Christian Life Center, this day is basically equivalent to a national holiday. Months of planning and hours of preparation yield the Love Dayton Event, the Christian Life Center’s biggest philanthropic affair, which takes place on this day every year. Equipped with countless […]

Putting Tools in Kids’ Hands

“Managed by Allied Construction Industries, The Greater Cincinnati Construction Foundation (GCCF) works with Cincinnati community partners to provide educational programs that promote the construction industry and teach math and science through hands-on tool interaction. Since the foundation started ten years ago, a great deal of evolving has progressed GCCF’s initiatives. Lydia Burns, lead outreach and […]

Rebuilding the Ridge

On June 7, 2018, a fire caused by an electrical problem in Pleasant Ridge, Ohio destroyed Molly Malone’s Restaurant and Irish Pub, The Coffee Exchange, and five second-floor apartments located above the businesses. As strong community partners, Molly Malone’s and The Coffee Exchange’s circumstances launched a clamor of comments on a local Facebook page by […]