W.L. Butler Construction, Inc.
W.L. Butler Celebrates 28 Years of Repairing Homes with Rebuilding Together Peninsula!
06/18/18 - "For their 28th year participating in National Rebuilding Day, W. L. Butler restored a 25-unit apartment building in Redwood City into a safe & healthy living space to help prevent displacement of low-income families in our community. Get the inside scoop on their project in the video they created - https://youtu.be/YleKUZ9MrWA?t=2m56s. Thank you for being such a generous and engaged community partner, W.L. Butler! We couldn't do it without you!" […] READ MORE
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Rebuilding Together Peninsula Monthly E-Newsletter
And the Award Goes To...
05/31/18 - "And the award goes to...find out in our May newsletter! We're recognizing the captains that helped make National Rebuilding Day 2018 a success!" […] READ MORE
Menlo Park Kiwanis Club member honored for 25 years of service on National Rebuilding Day
05/05/18 - "Menlo Park Kiwanis Club member Tom Sako recently received an award for his 25 years of continued service on National Rebuilding Day, the signature event of Rebuilding Together Peninsula. He has organized the Kiwanis effort every year, and, as a local contractor, he has provided the leadership and planning needed to manage up to 20 volunteers to make sure all of the work could be completed in just one day. Visit the article in InMenlo to read more about our incredible community member, Tom Sako! http://inmenlo.com/2018/05/05/menlo-park-kiwanis-club-member-honored-for-25-years-of-service-on-national-rebuilding-day/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Inmenlo+%28InMenlo%29" […] READ MORE
Rebuilding Together Peninsula E-Newsletter
Repaired Homes. Restored Community. Rebuilt Lives.
05/04/18 - "The inside scoop on National Rebuilding Day 2018, our volunteer partnership with Maykke, and exciting updates about our staff! Check out April 2018 E-Newsletter!" […] READ MORE
W.L. Butler Celebrates 28 Years of Repairing Homes with Rebuilding Together Peninsula! W.L. Butler Construction, Inc. For their 28th year participating in National Rebuilding Day, W. L. Butler restored a 25-unit apartment building in Redwood City into a safe & healthy living space to help prevent displacement of low-income families in our community. Get the inside scoop on their project in the video they created - https://youtu.be/YleKUZ9MrWA?t=2m56s. Thank you for being such a generous and engaged community partner, W.L. Butler! We couldn't do it without you! Menlo Park Kiwanis Club member honored for 25 years of service on National Rebuilding Day InMenlo Menlo Park Kiwanis Club member Tom Sako recently received an award for his 25 years of continued service on National Rebuilding Day, the signature event of Rebuilding Together Peninsula. He has organized the Kiwanis effort every year, and, as a local contractor, he has provided the leadership and planning needed to manage up to 20 volunteers to make sure all of the work could be completed in just one day. Visit the article in InMenlo to read more about our incredible community member, Tom Sako! http://inmenlo.com/2018/05/05/menlo-park-kiwanis-club-member-honored-for-25-years-of-service-on-national-rebuilding-day/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Inmenlo+%28InMenlo%29 Redwood City: Stanford gifts helps keep the rent low in 25 apartments The Mercury News For their 25th National Rebuilding Day, W.L. Butler Construction is teaming up with St. Francis, a North Fair Oaks-based nonprofit that saves and maintains affordable housing and provides a variety of services to at-risk families, to rehabilitate the Benedicere Apartments in Redwood City. Thanks to the hard work of St. Francis, the 25-unit apartment building will remain affordable housing for years to come. And thanks to the efforts of W.L. Butler Construction and Rebuilding Together Peninsula, the Apartments will undergo some much-needed repairs, restoring the low-income housing units to safe and healthy living spaces. Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Community Fund Recipients Announced Chan Zuckerberg Initiative We're honored to share that with the incredible generosity of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Community Fund, we'll be able to continue our Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Initiative in East Palo Alto! This grant will push forward our efforts to help EPA residents with red-tagged ADU's bring their homes up to code to prevent eviction from their family homes and displacement from their community. Stay tuned to learn more about our work on this special initiative. Thank you for all you are doing for our neighbors, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative! Menlo Park golden achievers recognized for service, excellence The Almanac News Menlo Park Chamber names Golden Acorn Award Winners The Almanac He started a club that asks members to donate $5 each week—in lieu of coffee—to charity The Renewal Project, The Atlantic Peninsula Happenings: A Facebook and Rebuilding Together Peninsula Partnership Mercury News Three homes in Belle Haven get needed repairs and updating with help of Rebuilding Together and Facebook volunteers InMenlo How Stories and Sledgehammers Work Together inlieuof.club Life-size kids playhouses auctioned to make ‘Dreams Happen’ The Mercury News Life-size children’s playhouses in the form of a secret cabin in the woods, a fire station and an elevated wooden cocoon will dot the landscape of Stanford Shopping Center through June 9 as part of a fundraiser for a nonprofit that rehabs homes for low-income families. Whimsical playhouses benefit social service agency rebuilding program The Mercury News Stanford Shopping Center and Rebuilding Together Peninsula partner once again for the 13th Dreams Happen... 10 Luxury Playhouses that Don't Skimp on Style Curbed SF Starting April 22, 13 playhouses will be on display at Stanford Shopping Center through June 9 in support of Rebuilding Together Peninsula. On Saturday, May 20 there will be a special open house from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. to preview the interiors of the playhouses. KTVU: "Three elderly homeowners in Menlo Park got some much-needed help today." KTVU Channel 2 News Rebuilding Together Peninsula and Facebook partner on rehabilitating three homes in Menlo Park InMenlo In honor of the 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance, Rebuilding Together Peninsula and Facebook partnered yesterday to rehabilitate three homes in the Belle Haven neighborhood of Menlo Park. Approximately 80 Facebook employees worked alongside Rebuilding Together Peninsula staff and other community members, including Menlo Park City Council member Ray Mueller (pictured below right), to create safe and healthy homes for three neighbors in need. "It's also a National Day of Service and today Facebook volunteers did just that." KPIX 5 News Facebook sponsors and volunteers to help rehab three homes in Menlo Park on September 11, 2016. KTVU: "Three elderly homeowners in Menlo Park got some much-needed help today." KTVU News KTVU Channel 2 News shared the story of 50 Facebook volunteers out to repair three homes in Bell Haven on September 11 for September 11th day of service. "They needed a safe, habitable space." YouTube Nibbi Brothers General Contractors transform the Maafu's home on National Rebuilding Day 2016 Sunnyvale: Many hands band together to give resident a new home San Jose Mercury News "For one family, Super Bowl 50 changed their lives before the game even started. Longtime Sunnyvale resident Ronnie Richardson, his granddaughter Liz and her children Reyna and Alonzo have an almost entirely new home in time to watch the big game." "I wish the whole world was filled with people like that" KGO ABC 7 Bay Area News An NFL Sanctioned event for Super Bowl 50, Rebuilding Together Peninsula partnered with Level 10 Construction, HC Structural Engineering, and countless other community partners to fully gut and rehabilitate Ronnie's 60 year-old home in Sunnyvale. Ronnie, his granddaughter Liz, and her two children Reyna and Alonso, will remain in the community and their "new home" for years to come. Rebuilding Redwood City Catholic Worker Rebuilding Redwood City Catholic Worker Rebuilding Together Peninsula Helps the Catholic Worker.... "Once a Year, We Change Lives Forever" - Rebuilding Together and Occupational Therapy American Occupational Therapy Association "In the Community" Feature article in the March 30, 2015 edition of "OT Practice" Magazine for the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). Features our partnership with local Occupational Therapists, highlighting a repairs for a family in San Mateo, including a homeowner with Multiple Sclerosis. Frank Gehry Announcement Mercury News Business Facebook and Frank Gehry create playhouse for Peninsula housing nonprofit fundraiser. Atherton volunteers rebuild plane-crash victim's home The Almanac Volunteer efforts, donations will get an East Palo Alto woman back into her house Community Helps Women After Plane Crash Into Her House ABC-7 EAST PALO ALTO, Calif. (KGO) -- It's been four years since a small plane crashed in the fog into a house in East Palo Alto, sending debris everywhere and residents running for cover. Three passengers on the plane died. The home was destroyed and it's been difficult for the owner to bounce back. But now friends are mobilizing to give her a fresh start. It's a story you'll only see on ABC7 News. South Bay Construction and RTP Silicon Vally Business Journal South Bay Construction and Hayes Group Architects help Rebuilding Together Peninsula Dreams Happen - The Current Talk Gentry Magazine Dreams Happen on June 1st - where some of the most charming and innovative play houses in the world will be auctioned off. Dreams Happen- The Extraordinary One-Of-A-Kind Gentry Magazine Dreams Happen- The extraordinary one-of-a-kind playhouse auction benefiting Rebuilding Together Peninsula returns to the Stanford Shopping Center Rebuilding Together Peninsula Makes a House a Home The Belmont Patch The Belmont Patch Covers NRD Projects The Almanac Express covers RTP The Almanac Express Volunteers work on home and facilities Transforming Places and Lives Pacifica Tribune Transforming places and lives Rebuilding Together returns to Pacifica Housing complex is model for collaboration The Almanac A combination of public, private and nonprofit funding is turning a new affordable housing complex on Willow Road into a showpiece of technology and collaboration. Students Help By Rebuilding Together The Daily Journal Foster City Project Rebuilding Together Peninsula Rebuilding Together Peninsula changes lives in Pacifica Pacifica Tribune Daly City Rebuilding Together NBC 11 If It's Damaged, They Will Come Tonic Volunteers to help repair three local homes Menlo Park Almanac
Join the Team! We're Hiring a Program Manager! Rebuilding Together Peninsula Introducing Melissa Lukin, our New Executive Director! Rebuilding Together Peninsula On behalf of our Board and staff, we would like to introduce Melissa Lukin as our new Executive Director. Melissa is well known and respected locally as a seasoned nonprofit leader with nearly 20 years of experience serving traditionally underserved communities, most recently as the Executive Director of CORA. Melissa has intimate knowledge of San Mateo County and a track record of building strong relationships with local and regional funders, community leaders, and stakeholders. Melissa has witnessed firsthand the extraordinary impact of Rebuilding Together Peninsula through the renovation of CORA’s emergency shelters and this April as a volunteer with National Rebuilding Day. She and her daughter are residents of Belmont. Melissa will start with Rebuilding Together Peninsula on June 25th. A more detailed announcement and contact information will be forthcoming. In the meantime, our Associate Director Cari Pang Chen will continue to serve as Acting Executive Director. We look forward to this new phase of leadership for our organization and are excited to have you connect with Melissa later this summer. The Search for RTP's Next Executive Director Rebuilding Together Peninsula It is with great excitement and wonder for the opportunities to come that RTP embarks on the search for our next Executive Director. The possibilities for optimizing what we do best and enhancing our visibility in the community feel endless from our vantage point as we seek out the community leader and hands-on manager to compliment our staff and continue to inspire, guide, and advocate on behalf of vulnerable low-income homeowners. Explore the Executive Director opportunity on our website, share the posting with your network, and wish us well in this next chapter of RTP's legacy. Helping Hands Palo Alto Daily News "Dreams Happen" Charity Auction and Gala Returns to Stanford Shopping Center Press Release World-renowned architect Frank Gehry designing one-of-a-kind playhouse for gala and auction benefiting Rebuilding Together Peninsula. Smoke Alarm Program Redwood City Fire Department Redwood City Fire Department in partnership with Rebuilding Together Peninsula Kick off Smoke Alarm Program Healthy Housing Challenge - Kickoff Wells Fargo and RTP Healthy Housing Challenge Kickoff project along with Wells Fargo volunteers National Rebuilding Day 2013 Rebuilding Together Peninsula For immediate release Oracle Co-Branded Press Release Oracle Press Release Corporations Showing Generosity and Support in the Face of Enormous Obstacle Bringing volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of people in need RTP Rebuilding Together Peninsula Bringing Volunteers and Communities Together to Improve the Homes and Lives of Homeowners in Need My PR Genie Local Corporations Showing Generosity and Support in the Face of Enormous Obstacles RTP
And the Award Goes To... Rebuilding Together Peninsula Monthly E-Newsletter And the award goes to...find out in our May newsletter! We're recognizing the captains that helped make National Rebuilding Day 2018 a success! Repaired Homes. Restored Community. Rebuilt Lives. Rebuilding Together Peninsula E-Newsletter The inside scoop on National Rebuilding Day 2018, our volunteer partnership with Maykke, and exciting updates about our staff! Check out April 2018 E-Newsletter! This is What Community Looks Like Rebuilding Together Peninsula - Monthly Newsletter If the month of March has taught us anything, it's that you can learn A LOT from your community over the course of 30 days. Check out our March newsletter to learn more about the community at the heart of RTP. “A safe and healthy home for every person.” Blog
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