This week I’m inspired by the long-overdue disruption of the U.S. education system. “Google is announcing the next steps in its plan to disrupt the world of education, including the launch of new certificate programs that are designed to help people bridge any skills gap and get qualifications in high-paying, high-growth job fields–with one noteworthy feature: No college degree necessary.” Read the full article.

The South Asian Network (SAN) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that provides culturally and linguistically specific services to and advocacy on behalf of South Asians in Southern California, in the areas of healthcare access, gender-based violence, and civil rights/civic engagement. SAN has numerous openings and requires oral proficiency in at least one South Asian language.

Empower the most vulnerable among us to rebuild their lives. The People Concern has numerous Program Manager openings.

The Schmidt Family Foundation (TSFF), seeks a collaborative, inspiring, organized, and self-motivated Program Manager to be part of a small, supportive, and audacious team leading our Emerging Strategies Program, designed to create a nimble and adaptive vehicle for TSFF to explore new cross-programmatic issues of deep relevance to our mission.

Enrich the lives of children and families through counseling and caring. Pacific Asian Counseling Services is hiring an Executive Director.

Mercy Housing is hiring a Chief Program Officer to oversee Mercy Housing’s National Resident Services Program to ensure residents can access the tools and support they may need to thrive. Can be based in Denver, Colorado; Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Seattle, Washington; San Francisco, California; Los Angeles, California; or Sacramento, California. Pay $230K.

New Tech Network (NTN), a national non-profit organization, is a leading design partner for comprehensive school change. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Schools Officer (CSO) will work to develop, lead, and implement organizational strategic initiatives and oversee department professional development and the delivery of coaching, training, and consulting services to schools implementing and sustaining the NT model across the nation. 

A private foundation in Los Angeles County is looking for an experienced Program Director to design and implement a new early childhood literacy program. Pay $40-$70K.

The California Wellness Foundation is seeking an experienced administrative professional to provide executive support to the Executive Vice President and the Public Affairs department. Pay $76K.

Improve the lives of individuals living in poverty and experiencing disadvantage throughout the world. The Hilton Foundation is hiring a Coordinator of Partnerships and Advocacy.

Work at the epicenter of social justice. The Liberty Hill Foundation is hiring a Grants Associate to work collaboratively with the Grant Making Team to administer and coordinate all competitive, partnership and donor-advised grant making at Liberty Hill, which totals upwards of $12 million annually.

The Actors Fund fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan. The Actors Fund is hiring an Executive Assistant to act as the primary point of contact for high-level stakeholders including Western Council, Western Region Trustees, and other major donors. 

The LA Phil is hiring a Program Manager, YOLA at Torres reporting to the Associate Director, Social Innovation, and responsible for day-to-day management of Youth Orchestra Los Angeles at Torres program housed at LAUSD’s Esteban E. Torres High School campus in East Los Angeles.

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund is hiring a Program Coordinator.

El Monte Promise Foundation (EMPF) is hiring a Community Outreach Fellow to work with EMPF staff and community partners to create and implement a strategic plan for ongoing outreach, recruitment and education. 

Expand access to affordable, quality health care for underserved individuals and communities and to promote fundamental improvements in the health status of all Californians. The California Endowment is hiring an Executive Assistant and Impact Investing Analyst.

Develop pathways to the creative economy for underrepresented youth in Los Angeles. The Snap Foundation is hiring a Head of Finance and Operations.

Amgen is hiring a Corporate Affairs Senior Manager – Tezepelumab to support and execute the Tezepelumab Corporate Affairs strategy ahead of approval for the treatment of severe asthma and future indications.

The Hive Fund for Climate and Gender Justice is hiring a Strategic Communications Director based in the South.

The Getty Trust is hiring an Associate Communications Lead.

If you don’t mind swimming with sharks, Creative Artists Agency (CAA) is hiring a Strategic Communications Executive – Global Inclusion Strategy, Social Responsibility, Culture.

The Wonderful Company is hiring a Senior Director of Grants and Government Engagement to join the Corporate Social Responsibility team. Project manage all grant applications, compliance and reporting requirements with other key program staff.

Amazon Lab126 is hiring a Sr. Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability in Sunnyvale.

Disney is hiring a Diversity & Inclusion Manager. The D&I Manager will report to the Senior Manager, D&I and will support Business Employee Resource Groups (BERG) efforts across the D&I People and Culture COE Team.

Riot Games is hiring a Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion to amplify diverse voices and promote an inclusive environment across Riot. 

Dhar Mann Studios, a video production company aimed at creating positive content for the social media generation, is hiring a PT Diversity and Inclusion Associate.

Crossroads School is hiring a Director Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Woodcraft Rangers is hiring Lifecraft College and Career Planning Advisor to build strategic partnerships with targeted college and university partners aligned to educational and career goals of cohort participants. 

Raise money for a cause. The People Concern believes no one should have to live on the street or in a violent household. The People Concern is hiring a Chief Development Officer.

Run the World, an all-virtual, progressive firm founded to make an impact on campaigns and organizations that want to change the world, is hiring a Director of Executive Operations.

CalArts has several open advancement positions.

The American Red Cross is hiring a Regional Volunteer Services Officer responsible for strengthening and growing programs and services that will meet the regional community needs within resource constraints.

The Japanese American National Museum has 10 job openings.

If you love everything about cars, the Petersen Automotive Museum is hiring a Museum Educator.

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is seeking a Team Leader, Adventures in Nature for our Education, Exhibition, and Programs department.

The Skirball Cultural Center is hiring a grant writer.

The Broad is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications.

If you share a passion for making a more equitable and sustainable food system, Everytable has numerous job openings.

The Wonderful Company is hiring a Chief Business Officer (CBO)/COO for the Wonderful Prep Academy. Requires travel to Central Valley 3 x per week.

The Climate Action Reserve, a pioneer in carbon accounting and the most experienced, trusted and efficient offset registry to serve the carbon markets, is hiring an Operations Director and Business Development Manager.

If you love The SIMS and DEI, Electronic Arts is hiring a VP, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion/Chief Diversity Officer.

The US Water Alliance is hiring a CEO.

The Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Program Manager is a newly-formed position that will drive the advancement of Upwork’s ESG strategy, which is focused on the management and reporting of key non-financial factors that impact our team members, our users, our society, our planet, and our business, as well as ongoing stakeholder engagement related to Upwork’s key ESG opportunities.

Engage people to experience the wonder of birds and to translate that wonder into actions that protect native bird populations and their habitats. The Golden Gate Audubon Society is hiring an Executive Director in SF.

Twilio is hiring a Sr. Director of Strategic Initiatives and Social Impact for Crisis Response and Environmental Sustainability.

Support low-income residents in Silicon Valley who seek stability and opportunities for upward mobility. The Sobrato Family Foundation is hiring a Property Manager, Sobrato Philanthropies, Senior Program Officer, Economic Mobility, Director, Equity and Culture, Vice President, Silicon Valley Programs.

SF MOMA is hiring a Director of Visitor Experience.

The California Film Institute (CFI) is seeking a Membership Manager to join the Development Department to oversee and cultivate a vibrant membership program and supervise one Membership Associate.

The Center for Cultural Innovation is hiring a Program Associate. Applications due 3/16.

Live in paradise and work for one of my favorite museums, the Honolulu Museum of Art is hiring an Associate Director of Learning and Engagement.

World Central Kitchen is seeking a Program Associate for our Food Producer Network in The Bahamas. 

The Gates Foundation has numerous openings in Seattle, New Delhi, London, and Johannesburg.

The Environment and Human Rights Division of Human Rights Watch (HRW) is seeking a law student, graduate level LL.M. student, or graduate student in a relevant field with a demonstrated interest in environment and international human rights as an intern.

Improve the lives of poor and vulnerable communities through design. Ideo has compelling openings in NY, SF and Nairobi.

Improve the environmental and energy performance of the appliances and related systems we use every day, lessening their impacts on people and the world around us. CLASP, a growing, international, non-profit organization with offices, programs and projects around the world, is hiring a Program Manager in Jakarta.

The Common Sense Society, an educational nonprofit organization active in the United States and Europe, is hiring a VP of Operations, Europe based in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, or Budapest.

Amnesty International Indonesia is hiring a Deputy Director in Jakarta and a Trustee to join its board of directors in London.

  1. I am driven by an insatiable desire to make a positive impact. My social impact job blog is my way of giving back and helping people who are unemployed.
  2. The world needs changemakers now more than ever.
  3. Life is too short to suffer in a job you hate.
  4. Everyone should find their “Occupassion,” a job they love that gives them meaning and purpose.
  5. Our world needs more companies and Benefit Corporations (B Corps) that generate profits while positively impacting people and our planet.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature jobs posted in the past 1-2 weeks. I try to link directly to job websites. My job list is focused primarily on jobs located in California since I know my home state best.

How can I improve #LetLuce? Email me your suggestions and job opportunities to luceinla@gmail.com. Follow me on Twitter and Instagram @luceinla.

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