Project Category: Other
Number of Participants: 25,000 volunteers, per location, each year.
Duration of Project: Duration program specific
Cost: Individual costs program specific
Service Opportunities: In one day, a single volunteer - with no previous construction experience - can:<br/><ul><li>Mud/spackle several rooms •Install a new floor</li><li>Paint a small house</li></ul>
Location: National Headquarters
2645 Toulouse Street
New Orleans, LA 70119 MAP LINK
St. Bernard Project (SBP) is an innovative, award-winning non-profit serving vulnerable families, senior citizens and disabled residents struggling to recover from the devastation and trauma caused by natural, economic and man-made disasters. Over 40,000 SBP volunteers have rebuilt 430+ houses for hard-working American families.
Impact: Since 2006, SBP has rebuilt homes for more than 1,170 families with the help of more than 150,000 volunteers in New Orleans, LA; Joplin, MO; Staten Island, NY; Rockaway, NY; Monmouth/Ocean Counties, NJ; San Marcos, TX; Columbia, SC; White Sulphur Springs, WV and Baton Rouge, LA.
Volunteer Responsibilities: You will literally help rebuild a family's home. This may include hanging insulation or drywall, mudding/spackling, sanding, texturing, priming, painting, laying floors, and/or hanging trim, doors and baseboard.
F&B Provided for Volunteers: No
Option to Move Project to a Different Location: No