How do I volunteer with OBR?

You can register to be a volunteer via our website. Click here to Register as a Volunteer

What will I do as a volunteer on a deployment?

Volunteer duties vary, but may include communication, kitchen detail, clean up, meal distribution, delivery and logistics, transportation, inventory and warehousing, equipment maintenance fueling, etc.

What is the operating budget of OBR?

You can find information regarding our financial transparency here.

I own a company and would like to offer?

Please contact our Operations Group via email at operations@operationbbqrelief.org.

Does OBR have any Paid Positions?

There are no full time employees for OBR however there are several roles which receive reimbursement and / or compensation.

What can I do to volunteer when there isn’t an active deployment?

Recruit volunteers, raise capital, awareness, training, VOAD Involvement.

Where does OBR get funding?

Through private and corporate donations. We are not government funded.

Does OBR offer mileage or fuel reimbursement for volunteers?

Yes, if you are pulling a piece of OBR equipment.

Are you a faith based organization?

No.

Do you receive government funding?

No.

Do you partner with any other organizations?

Yes.

What are the immediate non cash needs of OBR?

Trucks, trailers, food service equipment, light plant, generator plant, potable water system.

I have a fundraising idea, who do I contact?

Marketing coordinator via email or any board members via email.