Congratulations to the city of Riverside for approving the plans and allocating funding for the Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art, Culture, and Industry. Read the New York Times article.

Color of Change, the nation’s largest online racial justice organization, is hiring a Communications Coordinator, Campaign Manager, a Director of Finance, and has other openings.

Lead positive systemic change that strengthens Los Angeles. The California Community Foundation is hiring a Program Manager, Strategic Partnerships and Program Officer, Education.

Expand opportunity for the people of California. The James Irvine Foundation is hiring a Senior Program Officer.

Improve the lives of individuals living in poverty and experiencing disadvantage throughout the world. The Conrad H. Hilton Foundation has numerous openings.

The Urban Peace Institute, a recognized leader in the field of community safety, just policing, and systems reform to end violence and mass incarceration, is hiring a Development & Communications Associate.

Work to advance health and wellness for the most vulnerable in San Diego and Imperial counties. Alliance Healthcare Foundation is hiring a Senior Director of Strategy and External Relations.

Fight for racial justice. Californians for Justice is hiring an Organizing Director and a Strategic Partnerships Director in Long Beach.

The Carrie Estelle Doheny Foundation is hiring a Program Associate.

Inspire and educate Southern Californians about the beauty and ecological benefits of California native plant landscapes. The Theodore Payne Foundation is hiring a Retail Specialist, Seed Program.

Eliminate homelessness among families with children in Los Angeles by providing housing, supportive services, and advocacy. Upward Bound seeks a Director of Programs.

Empower and enrich the lives of over 2,000 individuals with disabilities. Anthesis is hiring a Director of Development and Communications.

Work to ensure that all children have access to quality, developmentally appropriate, and educationally stimulating childcare. Pathways LA is hiring an Executive Director.

LA Commons engages communities in the creation of art for public spaces that tells their unique stories and serves as the basis for dialogue, interaction and a better understanding of Los Angeles. LA Commons is hiring an Operations Coordinator.

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is hiring a Specialist, Member Relations and Awards, Community Relations Manager, and a Visitor Experiences Manager.

Engage young people in the creative process in order to shape a society of creative, confident and collaborative individuals. Inner-City Arts is hiring a Development Operations Associate.

The Fowler Museum is hiring a PT Head of Digital Learning and Innovation to participate in a 3-year collaborative interdisciplinary project “Engaging Lived Religion in the 21st-Century Museum.”

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) seeks a talented and enthusiastic Ford Foundation Education Community Engagement Fellow to develop public programs and facilitate engagement activities, including public listening sessions, community events, meetings, wellness activities, workshops, and discussions in support of the diverse communities LACMA serves throughout Los Angeles County.

Pen America seeks a consultant to research and write a report documenting how questions of race inflect the trade publishing process through the firsthand experiences of authors, editors, literary agents, publicists, and others within the book industry. 

Enlist, develop, and mobilize as many as possible of our nation’s most promising future leaders to grow and strengthen the movement for educational equality and excellence. Teach for America has numerous remote / home office positions.

Loyola Marymount University is hiring an Associate Director of Community-Based Learning who will be responsible for supporting the development, implementation and advancement of Community-Based Learning (CBL) programs in the Center for Service and Action (CSA) and an Associate Dean for Partnerships, Outreach, and Strategic Engagement.

Advance educational equity. Los Angeles Education Partnership has several openings.

Dare to create a more perfect union — beyond one person, party, or side. Realize the promise of the United States Constitution for all and expand the reach of its guarantees. ACLU is hiring a Communication Strategist.

If justice is your passion, Earthjustice is hiring an Associate Director of Program Communications.

If you are care deeply about reproductive and sexual health education. Planned Parenthood is hiring a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Director.

Walt Disney Animation Studios is hiring a Director, Inclusion Strategies.

Engage Californians in service, volunteering, and civic action to tackle our state’s most pressing challenges while lifting up all communities. California Volunteers, Office of the Governor is hiring a Director of Social Media.

The City of Monrovia is hiring a Neighborhood Preservation Officer in the Community Development Department. 

Create an unparalleled Games experience for athletes, fans, partners and our community. LA28 is hiring a Coordinator, Partnership Management & Activation.

Build the pipeline of Democratic campaign talent. Zinc Collective is hiring a Deputy Director of Development.

Support the U.S. Green Building Council of Los Angeles’ marketing, events, and content creation in leading the local Green Building Movement. USGBC-LA is hiring a Marketing Coordinator.

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has numerous summer internships available.

Tides is seeking an intern for the Caribbean Rise Initiative to map the Caribbean region in search of non-profit organizations that are having a meaningful impact on the climate, agricultural or entrepreneurial resilience in the region. Based in NY or remote.

Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) seeks an exceptional Administrative Manager to join their small but growing and dynamic team.

Inspire creative expression and enhance quality of life by bringing world class programming to the Valley of the Moon, and to preserve and restore its grand historic building. The Sonoma Community Center is hiring an Executive Director.

PG&E is hiring a Community Relations Specialist. Work location is flexible with anticipated attendance to weekly and monthly meetings in the Bay Area on an as needed basis.

Support private foundations. Pacific Foundation Services is hiring a Grants Manager.

Preserve the natural systems on which all life depends. Environmental Defense Fund has numerous openings SF.

Safeguard the Earth. The Natural Resources Defense Council Defense Council is looking for a Summer 2021 Clean Transportation Intern and a Sustainable Energy and Climate Fellow in SF.

Connect art, community, and artistic expression. The Marin Museum of Contemporary Art is hiring an Executive Director.

Ensure that our state’s parks thrive. Parks California is hiring an Associate Program Manager – Grants & Contracts.

Stanford Libraries is hiring a Photography Curator.

The Wonderful Company is hiring a Philanthropy Program Coordinator based in Lost Hills.

Educate, inspire, and empower people through design. The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is hiring a Director in NYC.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is hiring a COO.

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