Photo: Atlanta spa shooting victim Hyun Jung Grant is seen (L) with her sons.

“For Randy Park, some of his favorite memories with his mom were of the simpler things: eating sushi with her before she’d go to work each night or giving her a to-go meal when she was too tired to do anything. Park’s mom, Hyun Jung Grant, 51, was a single mother who dedicated her life to providing for Park and his younger brother. But on Tuesday, she was one of eight people gunned down at three Atlanta-area spas. Six were women of Asian descent.” Read the full article.

This week’s issue is dedicated to the eight people murdered in Georgia and all the victims of hate in the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. We must combat hate. Read, “How to Help Combat Anti–Asian American Violence,” via The Cut and “Donating, Volunteering, Reporting Hate Incidents: Here’s How to Help Combat Anti-Asian Violence,” via Time.

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

The Television Academy is hiring a Chief Advancement Officer responsible for the planning, development and execution of all Television Academy Foundation fundraising strategies and initiatives. 

Guide young people as they explore pathways to purposeful lives. Woodcraft Rangers is hiring Lifecraft College and Career Planning Advisor consultant to build strategic partnerships with targeted college and university partners aligned to educational and career goals of cohort participants.

PATH (People Assisting The Homeless) is seeking candidates with supervisory experience in social services to join our mission to end homelessness as the Program Manager for our Rapid Rehousing and Homelessness Prevention Programs serving SPA 7 of LA County. 

Develop youth resiliency and leadership to create long-lasting systemic change by empowering and mobilizing youth leaders to advocate for policies that improve their lives and the lives of their peers and their communities. Future Leaders of America (FLA) is hiring an Executive Director based in Oxnard.

Provides critical support to the Los Angeles Public Library resulting in free programs, resources, and services available to the millions of adults, children, and youth of Los Angeles. The Library Foundation of Los Angeles is hiring a CFO.

Working Wardrobes has served over 110,000 clients who have overcome difficult challenges on their journey to meaningful employment, including substance abuse, domestic violence, incarceration, homelessness, and military to civilian transition. Succeeding our Founder, and Reporting to the Board of Directors, Working Wardrobes seeks an experienced nonprofit Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to lead the organization in its next stage of growth and evolution. 

Integrate design and infrastructure to bring people, water and nature together. River LA is hiring a CEO.

The Nonprofit Finance Fund has open positions in multiple states.

One of my favorite places, Descanso Gardens is hiring an Education Programs Coordinator to coordinate all activities pertaining to Descanso’s Education Programs including Public Programs (festivals, workshops, lectures, summer camp, special events, etc.), Volunteer Programs (volunteer recruitment, retention, evaluation, and recognition), and School Programs (field trips, Harvest Garden program, teacher professional development).

LeadersUp, an independent 501(c)3 nonprofit and social enterprise that works to address the burgeoning talent divide and the national youth disconnection crisis, is hiring a Manager, Special Projects Public Affairs & Communications.

The Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation is hiring a Director of Communications.

Sunstone Strategies is a mission-driven communications and public affairs firm focused on solutions to the climate crisis. They are looking for an achingly competent, climate policy-obsessed communications and PR pro to join our ever-expanding team.

Build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications.

Become a Local Public Affairs (LPA) Senior Analyst at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow.

The Packard Foundation seeks a Senior Advisor for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice to lead the development and implementation of bold and proactive diversity, equity, inclusion and justice initiatives in support of the Foundation’s values, culture and strategic priorities.

Caltech is hiring a Director of the Caltech Center for Inclusion and Diversity (CCID) to  to provide education, advocacy and allyship to foster an inclusive campus community across individuals from all student, postdoctoral scholar, faculty, and staff groups.

The John Muir Trail Wilderness Conservancy is hiring Director of Development to support the JMT WC President and other team members in building and executing a California and national fundraising plan directed at: (i) large environmental foundations; (ii) high-net worth individuals and family foundations; (iii) people or organizations that may positively influence our mission; and (iv) “grass roots” social-media website-driven donors. This position will manage and be supported by a part-time donor researcher.

The Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) seeks an experienced and strategic Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join its executive team at an exciting point in the museum’s evolution.

Joanna Burke Art Consultants, Inc. (JBAC) is seeking a highly organized, mature, experienced, resilient, detail-oriented, creative, and flexible individual to join their team.

As founding Artistic Director of The Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art & Culture of the Riverside Art Museum, work closely with RAM leadership and community partners in consultation with Cheech Marin to make the vision for this dynamic center come to life.

The Berkeley Art Center (BAC) is hiring a Co-Director to share our vision, have a can-do attitude, and be deeply committed to supporting artists in their professional and personal growth. 

Women in Animation is currently looking for a new Head Of Operations to shape our organizational culture and ensure that we reach our goals in an efficient and sustainable way. Reporting to the Executive Director of WIA, this leader will play a critical role in overseeing WIA’s day-to-day operations and is a key cross-functional communicator to the WIA Board of Directors, Staff and Global Chapters. 

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is hiring an Adventures in Nature, Camp Lead, Program Manager, Public Programs, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Strategy, and a Maintenance Technician – La Brea Tar Pits.

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens seeks a visionary leader to assume the position of Director of Botanical Gardens.

AltaMed is hiring an Assistant Vice President of Civic Engagement will lead the development and implementation of cross-functional strategies and tactics to educate and empower diverse communities to become civically engaged.

Root Capital is a dynamic nonprofit supporting the growth of agricultural enterprises that improve rural livelihoods. Root Capital is hiring a Deputy Chief of Staff, Senior Marketing Associate, Director, Individual Giving.

UTA Foundation is seeking a Client social Impact Associate to join the team in Los Angeles office to support and partner with both Head of Social Impact and Manager of Client Social Impact on key client initiatives and strategy development, while also fostering independent relationships with clients and specific departments of coverage.

The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is hiring a Pilots Program Director to run various types of pilots, demonstrations and proof of concept deployments in Southern California to help scale clean technology.

Iron Mountain is hiring a Manager, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG ), Reporting and Projects responsible for the ongoing management and execution of all Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)-focused reporting and projects, both internally and externally. 

Climate Action Pathways for Schools (CAPS) partners with schools to provide inspiring climate education programs and implement projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while saving money for the school district. They are hiring an experienced manager who is passionate about advancing public education, environmental sustainability, and a clean energy economy. This position is remote in CA.

A dear friend is hiring an Estate Planning assistant or paralegal for interesting work in relaxed office setting. The Trusts and Probate Paralegal will independently oversee the matters assigned with support from attorneys and provides top quality, cost-effective legal services. This is a part time, temporary position. For the job description please email:

San Antonio Winery in Paso Robles is seeking an experienced Wine/Bistro Associate.

Transform the world by creating deep, systemic changes now and for future generations. Hirsch Philanthropy Partners is hiring a Managing Director, Program Associate, Senior Director, Director, Communications, Administrative Assistant, Associate Director, and Grants Manager.

Advance sustainable solutions in climate and clean energy, enable groundbreaking research in science, enhance the education of our youngest learners, and support human rights for all people. The Heising-Simons Foundation is hiring a Science Program Officer, Communications Officer, Program Coordinator, Education, and Program Associate, Education.

Create thoughtful, effective philanthropy. Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors is hiring a Content Manager, Communications and Marketing, Associate Advisory Services, Program Coordinator Advisory Services, and Senior Philanthropic Advisor.

The Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) is hiring a Program Associate.

Defend the voting rights and close the voter turnout gap for communities of color, young voters, and the economically disadvantaged. TIDES is hiring a Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (JEDI) Program Manager responsible for supporting the expansion and integration of the JEDI strategy and programming for the organization. 

The Berkeley Art Center (BAC) champions local artists and curators to create contemporary art exhibitions and community programs that reflect and serve the Bay Area’s many diverse populations. The Art Center is hiring a new Co-Director to join our current Director in shaping the vision for our future and expanding BAC’s reputation as an inclusive space that centers the role artists play in creating strong communities.

The Global Fund for Women is hiring a Director of Philanthropic Partners charged with creating regional major gifts strategies and systems primarily but not limited to the West Coast, managing a portfolio of major donors, and supporting the VP of Strategic Partnerships and CEO in strategic outreach, cultivation and solicitation of leadership-level donors.

The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is seeking a dynamic, visionary, and accomplished leader to serve as its next President and Chief Executive Officer.

The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation is hiring an Interim Senior Program Officer, Financial Services for the Poor.

Root Capital is a dynamic nonprofit supporting the growth of agricultural enterprises that improve rural livelihoods. Root Capital is hiring positions in Central America, Mexico, East Africa and South America.

  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.

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