How does my company become a Week of Caring sponsor?

Please call Lori Alkire at 415-808-4336 or email

Can I register as an individual?

Week of Caring is designed for our corporations and serves as an excellent opportunity for companies to engage in the community.  Individuals who wish to volunteer should go to   Or contact your local Volunteer Center:

What does the Team Leader do, exactly?

As a Team Leader you will serve as the key contact for your company volunteers and the nonprofit where your group will volunteer.

As a Team Leader you…

  • Are the liaison between your volunteer group, the nonprofit organization and the Week of Caring Team (i.e., United Way and the Volunteer Centers of the Bay Area).
  • Will help recruit your volunteer team.
  • Communicate and organize project logistics
  • Communicate with the nonprofit staff about the project details.
  • Lead your team to complete your chosen activity and have fun on the day of the event.