Get Involved

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of affordable housing in New York City. We leverage volunteer and skilled labor to complete critical home repairs, provide accessibility modifications, and renovate community spaces. All of our program initiatives are specifically designed to keep residents safe and healthy in their communities.

Volunteer

Volunteer as an individual

Volunteer for Monthly Rebuilding Days (MRDs)

 Regardless of your skills or expertise, MRDs are a great chance to volunteer on our critical home repair projects, learn a new skill, and meet new friends who share your interest in giving back to the community.

Volunteer for Language Access:

To better serve non-English speakers who seek our services​, we are looking for volunteers to help us translate documents remotely or interpret client meetings both in person and by the phone. Speakers of all languages are welcome.

Volunteer Your Expertise in Occupational Therapy

We are seeking ​Occupational Therapists to ​accompany ​Rebuilding Together NYC ​staff ​members ​on ​access modification ​home visits. ​By providing post-visit assessments, OTs help us better serve our clients.​

Volunteer as a Group

 We will place your group on a single home or community project that serves your team building goals, closely aligns with your values, and allows for easy coordination, including scheduling, travel, or project logistics.

Events

Join us at one of our annual events. Come network with fellow philanthropists while providing critical funding to support New Yorkers.

Exciting updates about 2019 coming soon. Contact our Development Manager, Lilly McNicholas at lilly.mcnicholas@rebuildnyc.org, for more information about how to attend or sponsor an event.

Associate Board

Our Associate Board is a group of motivated and engaged individuals from a range of industries who are interested in giving back to local communities and cultivating a more inclusive and sustainable New York. Members will participate in rebuilding volunteer projects, contribute their skills and expertise to support our mission, plan and host fundraising events, and recruit new volunteers and individuals for our organization. Contact our Development Manager if you want to learn more about our Associate Board at 718-488-8840 x14, lilly.mcnicholas@rebuildnyc.org!

 

 

Become a Corporate Partner

Our partner's engagement and generosity is invaluable to the deepening of our mission. We tailor partnership opportunities on an individual basis to ensure they provide a win-win for your unique philanthropic goals and the communities we serve.

Corporate Volunteer Rebuild Project

Join us for a day of hands-on volunteering. Your group will help provide free home and/or community repairs for New Yorkers while promoting team building, professional development, and boosting employee morale.

Program Partnerships

Support one of our four program areas that align with your company’s objectives: Safe and Healthy Housing, Community Building, Economic Development, and Environmental Sustainability.

Cause Marketing

Give clients and consumers a feel good reason to choose your company or product over the competition by pledging a portion of your proceeds to Rebuilding Together NYC and talking about it in your marketing efforts. 

Communitywide Neighborhood Revitalization Projects

Join us and hundreds of volunteers for a large scale rebuilding project. Help an entire neighborhood by providing repairs and accessibility modifications in up to 10 homes, renovating up to 3 community spaces, and installing up to 100 security lights. Sponsor one of our National and Fall Rebuilding Days.

In-Kind Donations

Help us cut costs and rebuild more homes in our communities by providing in-kind donations. We accept donations of many types of building materials, supplies, and tools. We also accept in-kind donations of products such as computer software and hardware, consumer devices, and event supplies and auction items.

Employee Giving

 Annual Campaigns: Rebuilding Together NYC will work with you to customize a workplace campaign that best suits the philanthropic interests and goals of your company and employees.

 Payroll Deductions: Through regular deductions from their paycheck, employees can spread their tax deductible contributions throughout the year.

Special Events

 Join us at one of our annual events such as our gala, golf tournament, and marathon teams. Network with fellow philanthropists while providing critical funding to support New Yorkers.

Matching Gifts

The generosity of a corporate matching gift can double – or even triple – employee contributions such as event participation, workplace giving, or charitable gift allocations. Encourage employees to donate through your intranet and/ or sign up for payroll deductions through your giving campaigns.

Pro Bono Services

Rebuilding Together NYC greatly values talented and motivated individuals interested in joining our efforts. Donations of services such as printing, copyediting, graphic design, web design, grant writing, financial services, legal services, social media and marketing, photography and video production, etc. can all help defer costs and increase our ability to serve more residents and communities.