Become a [Re]Builder!

volunteer opportunities

There are many ways to support Rebuilding Together Northern Nevada. If you have a passion for ensuring safe and healthy housing for our neighbors in need, we need you! Below are a variety of volunteer (aka [Re]Builder) opportunities available. Please join us!  Click on a volunteer position below to send us an email if you are interested in learning more about that position.  

Liaison [Re]Builder

Main contact with the homeowner pre and post project (via phone, email and postal mail). Duties include:

  • Homeowner intake interview to determine eligibility
  • Communicating project expectations to the homeowner and collecting appropriate documentation
  • Communicating project needs to the Home Projects Committee
  • Setting appointments with homeowner for assessment visits and contractor work as needed
  • Updating and closing homeowner/project record in Salesforce software as applicable

Skilled [Re]Builder

Skilled volunteer services, such as:

  • Home Projects Volunteers:  Volunteers with specific skills/experience that will support RTNNV Program and Project Manager with general repair projects inside the home
  • E-Newsletter Volunteer:  Create e-newsletters on a quarterly basis with input from Board and staff.
  • Social Media Volunteer:  Create posts and blog content on social media channels
  • Grant Writer:  Submit grant applications to secure funding as requested by the Development Committee.

General [Re]Builder

General volunteer service (no specific skills required) making simple repairs inside homes or assisting the Operations Manager with skilled repairs.

Specialized [Re]Builders

  • Bookkeeping volunteer (anticipate this volunteer would join Finance Committee)
  • Licensed contractor volunteers: Provide critical repairs on a volunteer basis

Administrative [Re]Builder

Multiple opportunities for administrative volunteer support on an as needed basis, including:

  • Mailings
  • Data entry into Salesforce tracking system
  • Fundraising event support
  • Inventory tracking
  • Other duties as needed

Beautification [Re]Builder

General volunteer service (no specific skills required). Beautification volunteers will participate in group projects that involve outdoor activities. These projects take place a few times per year and include:

  • Landscaping
  • House painting
  • General property cleanup
  • General outdoor repairs

Board/Committee [Re]Builder

Board and committee member opportunities are available, including:

  • Development Commitee: Provides marketing support for the organization
  • Finance Committee: Oversees financial health of the organization
  • Governance Committee: Oversees the overall effectiveness of programs, the Executive Director, and the governing body
  • Home Projects Committee: Supports development of repair programs, special rebuilding day projects and program standards
  • Volunteer Committee: Supports volunteer recruitment and training efforts
  • Note:
    • Individuals may join a committee without serving on the board;
    • Individuals interested in board service will be asked to provide a brief resume or bio;
    • Board members are asked to join a committee.

To sign up or learn more, please email rebuilder@rtnnv.org

Rebuilding Together Northern Nevada

 775.395.9808