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RTSV Volunteers at Work

Join the Green Team, Today!

As a Green Team Volunteer you are part of an elite group empowering our most vulnerable neighbors in need to live in a safe and healthy home!

WHY IS VOLUNTEERING SO IMPORTANT?

Home by home, block by block, Rebuilding Together is rebuilding homes and communities nationwide. Since 1991, Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley and it’s  volunteer Green Team has provided extensive home rehabilitation and modification services to homeowners in need.

Our network of almost 130 affiliated nonprofits brings together 75,000 volunteers and completes nearly 10,000 projects each year. With the help of 3.4 million  volunteers, Rebuilding Together has delivered over $1.3 billion in market value since its founding. Rebuilding Together continues its mission of seeking to provide a safe and healthy home for every person.

VOLUNTEERING DURING COVID-19

We are being mindful of the restrictions on group gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic. Safety of homeowners, volunteers and staff is of utmost importance to our organization during this crisis. We are putting processes and procedures in place in order to protect against the transmission of the coronavirus.

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KIT BUILDS

Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley provides more than just free critical and safety repairs to local homeowners in need. We also provide healthy home education and safety resources to our underserved communities. Sign up to join fellow Green Team Members in building safe at home, earthquake preparedness or fire response kits, today! Kit Builds are hosted on the third Saturday of every month out of the RTSV warehouse. All skill levels welcome!

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Volunteers -- Safe at Home Program

SAFE AT HOME

Central to our vision of a safe and healthy home for everyone, Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley’s Safe at Home program addresses home repair and maintenance issues that may otherwise present a safety risk or that limit mobility for a resident. Our Safe At Home Green Team volunteers assist our technicians on Thursday afternoons in minor home repair projects either on-site or out of our warehouse.

Volunteers -- Rebuilding Days

REBUILDING DAYS

Every fourth Saturday of April and October, Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley offers home repair blitz events, pulling together hundreds of volunteers and dozens of sponsors to repair and rehabilitate nonprofit facilities and the homes of low-income homeowners. Our Rebuilding Days provide major and minor repairs and renovations resulting in life-changing improvements for homeowners and organizations served. As homes are transformed, neighborhoods and communities find hope and pride restored. Are you interested in joining us as an individual or sponsoring a project?

Fall Rebuilding Day is Saturday, October 23rd and volunteer sign-ups open August 30th.

Volunteers -- Team Builds

TEAM BUILDS

Looking for ways to get your fellow employees out on a team building activity together? Team Builds are the perfect way to get a turn-key project that will build camaraderie, hone leadership skills, and get your team outside & giving back, all while making a life-changing difference for local neighbors or nonprofits in need.

WHO CAN VOLUNTEER?

All skill levels welcome! If you can hold a paint brush, or flash a community member a smile, the Green Team has a spot for you!

  • Skilled Trade professional volunteers are the backbone of our rebuilding efforts, providing materials and technical know-how on everything from roofing to plumbing, assessment to planning.
  • Service Volunteers step in when there are large projects that require comparatively little experience. Examples include painting, landscaping, debris removal, moving furniture and appliances, etc.
  • Support Volunteers provide everything from hospitality on project days to homeowner support.
  • Event Support
  • Office Support
  • Join our Board of Directors

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