Store Sponsored projects capture store activity outside of Foundation-Funded projects and includes food banks and soup kitchens. There must be minimum of 5 volunteers and the projects can not include Kids/DIY workshops. Product Donations, Kitting/Parking Lot projects, and Disaster Response projects will also be available for 1H. Please take a look below for more detail or click here, for more on Disaster Response.
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All Community Captains must read and understand these Team Depot COVID Operating Guidelines before doing a project. Additionally, an updated Team Depot Waiver has been created and must accompany each project.
All programs have a max of 10 volunteers (shifts are allowed).
|Program||Description||Max Funding||Application Link||Supporting Assets|
Team Depot Volunteer Project
|Applies to all Team Depot volunteer projects happening OFF of Home Depot property. Due to COVID-19, projects are currently limited to outdoor projects only and 10 associates per day/shift/location. For program detail, click here.||$350
Parking Lot/Kitting Project
|Applies to all Team Depot volunteer projects happening ON Home Depot property. These projects typically include assembling kits (home care, hygiene, disaster cleanup, etc.) or building commonly used structures such as picnic tables, benches, sheds, and playhouses. For program detail, click here.||$350 per associate
$5K per store/ $15Kper district per nonprofit
Home Care Kit
|Not all meaningful community needs require volunteers. Select this option when no associate volunteers are required and you wish to utilize your $5,000 per district product donation budget allocated for 1H of 2021. Approval from your District Community Captain is required prior to application submission.||$5,000 per district||Here|
|Disaster Relief Donation||Support a nonprofit or government agency responding to a natural disaster (hurricanes, wildfires, tornadoes, and flooding). Prior approval from your division's Foundation Field Manager is required.|
No set budget; funding depends on severity of disaster
|Store Sponsored Projects||Record volunteer activity for completed Team Depot projects that either required no funding or utilized store markdowns. Store sponsored projects should involve a minimum of 5 associates and regularly scheduled DIY and Kids Workshops do not count. For program detail, click here.||No funding required||Here||Project Ideas|
|Store/Photo Submission||Share stories of associates going above and beyond and submit post-project photos. Content may be used by our communications team to highlight associates and projects across internal and external Home Depot channels.||N/A||Here||PR Guidelines|