Join Us!

At MUD, we rely on the power of our staff, board, and volunteers to get things done. Here’s how you can get involved.


Development Coordinator

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with strong communication skills to lead the fundraising efforts at MUD! The Development Coordinator position will, in collaboration with the Executive Director, contribute to all aspects of fund development including individual donors, business sponsors, grant writing, and event planning. Estimated 2023 annual fundraising goal is $60,000. The position will require strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Find the full position description here.

This is a part-time position (10-20 hours per week). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with interviews starting in early December. Anticipated start date January 2023.

Join our Board of Directors!

Looking to really get your hands MUDdy? Join the MUD Board of Directors! Whether you like playing in the dirt, planning events, working behind the scenes, or just want to learn more about the ins and outs of the tool library, we could use your help. Board members usually volunteer 5 to 10 hours per month and will help guide MUD into its next decade of providing tools and skills to the Missoula community. Please contact for details.

Internships and Volunteer Opportunities

MUD is always on the lookout for dedicated volunteers and interns. Whether you would like to instruct a workshop, repair tools, help with events, or tend to our urban gardens, MUD has a place for you. If you would like to donate your time and skills empowering people to live more sustainably, please get in touch at

Great Day of Planting Work Day – May 21 10am-12pm

Join us at the MUD Tool Library as we celebrate Missoula’s Great Day of Planting! We’ll be prepping and planting our vegetable garden as well as working on our other gardens around the site. Bring work gloves if you have them and dress to get MUDdy.

Tool Librarian Volunteer

Assist the Tool Librarians with tool maintenance, record keeping, and also work to maintain our demonstrations site. Site maintenance may include landscaping, heavy lifting, and carpentry among other things. Tool library hours are Monday and Friday 4-7 pm and Saturday and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm. Interested? Check out the full description here and email your resume or a brief letter of interest to

Tool Doctor Volunteer

Assist the Tool Librarians with tool maintenance including small engine repair, tool sharpening, tool repair, and general upkeep. Interested? Check out the full description here and email your resume or a brief letter of interest to

Education Volunteer

We are currently looking for extra help with some of our educational projects including creating informational handouts for a variety of tools, improving tool library signage, creating instructional videos, assisting with tool demonstration events, and helping plan and attend community events. Interested? Check out the full description here and email your resume or a brief letter of interest to