Power Tools to the People!

 ANNUAL TOOL SALE 

SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2015, FROM 10am to 3pm

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Hammer Through Hump Day

A Benefit for North Portland Tool Library
Friends and Family Night

White Eagle Saloon

836 N Russell St
Portland, OR 97227

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
5pm til close

50% of night’s proceeds will be donated to the North Portland Tool Library!

All ages welcome.

About Friends and Family Night

McMenamins Hotels, Pubs & Breweries as committed to the well being of our community. Our pubs, hotels and theaters are active proponents in their respective communities, striving to keep our neighborhoods vital. Toward that end, we target opportunities that bring our properties, employees and charities together.

In addition to this emphasis on supporting local communities in which McMenamins has a presence, our company focuses its contributions in the areas of education, human support services and community development.

So Friends and Family Nights on Wednesday June 3rd, bring everyone you know out for burgers, beers, wine, salads, sandwiches, tater tots and more – because at the end of the night, 50% of the evening’s sales are donated to NPTL! The more fun you have, the more that is earned.

And it’s all for a good cause!


Spring is here!!! Everyone is in need of tools, you can donate to NPTL anytime! Lots of folks are short on money these days, which is one reason we’re dedicated to providing free tools, but if every NPTL member donated $5–wait for it!–that would add up to a cool collective 25K for your favorite community organization.


 

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 Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Here’s how the program works:

  • Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to (non-profit) at fredmeyer.com/communityrewards. You can search for us by our name, North Portland Tool Library or by our non-profit number 81557.
  • Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping (non-profit) earn a donation!
  • You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today.
  • If you do not have a Rewards Card, they are available at the Customer Service desk of any Fred Meyer store.
  • For more information, please visit fredmeyer.com/communityrewards.

VOLUNTEERS

We would like to personally thank each and every volunteer who has spent time with us during our “busy” season.  We also want to thank those who have worked during a fundraiser or event.  It is with your continued support that we are able to offer more to our community and in turn we all grow stronger together.    The volunteer opportunities are going to be fewer going forward, but we will still need folks who can give our tools some love,  this includes cleaning, sharpen and oiling all the garden tools for winter storage, and moving and reorganizing our shelves for a more convenient winter mode  operation.    As always, you can come be tool librarian for a few hours to share the love with our community.

Thank you!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot

Registration with the Library is free to all residents of North Portland. Please see the membership tab for additional details about registration and requirements.

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The North Portland Tool Library (NPTL) is a community resource dedicated to building community and fostering sustainability by providing residents with tools and the power to use them. We loan a wide variety of tools to community members free of charge. The NPTL benefits North Portland residents by reducing the costs of maintaining and improving the places in which we live, work, and play. The NTPL support diverse, livable neighborhoods and fosters community pride.