Sponsor Frequently Asked Questions
Who does Rebuilding Together Oakland serve?
Rebuilding Together Oakland serves low-income homeowners and
community facilities in Oakland.
How does the program work?
Rebuilding Together Oakland conducts two annual rebuilding
programs. Each project is unique and funding is determined by
the amount of work needed: light ($), medium ($$) or heavy
How much time does a sponsor commit?
Sponsors donate both funding (or significant in-kind
support) and volunteers to a project. With guidance from
Rebuilding Together Oakland, sponsors determine the scope of the
project. Thus your time commitment can be one or more
workdays for the volunteer team, and four or more hours of
planning for the project team leader(s). Project team
leaders manage project logistics and recruiting company volunteers
for your project.
How does Rebuilding Together Oakland support a sponsor?
Rebuilding Together Oakland staff, board and mentors work hard
to ensure that each sponsor team has a positive and meaningful
volunteer experience and is recognized.