“This June, Galveston will dedicate a 5,000-square-foot mural, entitled ‘Absolute Equality,’ on the spot where Gen. Gordon Granger issued the orders that resulted in the freedom of more than 250,000 enslaved Black people in Texas. The mural ‘sprinkles the hard bitter truth with sugar,’ said Reginald C. Adams, a Houston artist who was commissioned to create the art. “The sugar is the beauty and energy of the mural, while the bitter truth is that for two and a half years, people were held in slavery against a federal declaration.” Read the full NYT article.

How to commemorate Juneteenth via Thrillist and LA Times.

The Snap Foundation is hiring a Program Manger to support the expanding Snap Foundation grants portfolio. 

Baby2Baby has several job openings including a Program Director, Program Coordinator, Development Coordinator, Operations Assistant, Social Media Marketing Manger, and Head of Warehouse Operations.

The Santa Barbara Foundation is hiring an Executive Assistant and Board Liaison to join our team as part of the President’s Office.

826LA is hiring a Field Trips Programs Coordinator to develop, implement, and refine writing curriculum for younger students focused on sparking an excitement for writing through publication, including an introduction to basic storytelling structure, poetry, and the choose your own adventure genre.

The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation is hiring a Director of Grant Operations to develop and oversee best in class grant operations centered on our values (described below), especially diversity, equity, inclusion and justice. 

L.A.’s social justice epicenter since 1976, the Liberty Hill Foundation is hiring a Senior Manager, Contract Compliance, Program Assistant, Senior Program Manager, Public Partnerships, Grants Associate, and Senior Manager, Public Relations.

Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA) is hiring a FT College and Career Success Director and PT YOLA and HMS Community and Leadership Teaching Artist.

Bring clean, running water to hundreds of American families. Dig Deep is hiring a PT Development Fellow @ $20 per hr and FT Executive Assistant to CEO and COO, pay $60-$70K.

Pathways LA, a non-profit organization working to ensure that all children have access to quality, developmentally appropriate, and educationally stimulating childcare, is hiring a Director of External Affairs is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all of Pathways LA’s fundraising activities including, annual fund, foundation grants, special events, major gifts, planned giving, and communications. 

Food on Foot, a nonprofit dedicated to assisting our unhoused and low-income neighbors in Los Angeles with nutritious meals, clothing, and a fresh start through life-skills training, full-time employment, and permanent housing, is hiring an Executive Director.

My STEM crush, Caltech is hiring an Administrative Assistant, Assistant to the Associate Vice President and Sr. Director of Facilities Operations, Assistant Vice President of Advancement Services, Associate Director, Foundation Relations, Director, Caltech Center for Inclusion and Diversity, Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Grant Manager, Manager of Trustee Engagement, and Outreach Program Coordinator.

Transform schools to revolutionize school systems, empowering all students with a high-quality education. The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools is hiring a Parent College Outreach Team Lead, Associate of Recruitment & Strategy, Associate of School Operations & Strategy, Executive Associate to the CEO and Parent College Outreach Team Member.

Climate Resolve is hiring four (4) PT Tree Ambassadors who will work in neighborhoods in eastern Los Angeles (Boyle Heights, El Sereno, or Lincoln Heights) or in Canoga Park, in the western San Fernando Valley. Tree Ambassadors will help increase tree plantings in their community and build awareness of the benefits of  planting trees.

Empower individuals to rise up, create change and help their communities thrive. The Social Justice Institute has numerous openings: Associate Director of Special Projects, Educational Equity Programs Director, Health Equity Programs Director, BLOOM Alliance Managing Director, Grant Writing & Institutional Giving Coordinator, College Persistence and Workforce Development Coordinator, Program and Curriculum Coach and Academic and Career Services Coordinator.

Provide equitable access to the outdoors. The Community Nature Connection is hiring a Program Manager and Program Coordinator.

REDF is a pioneering venture philanthropy organization that invests exclusively in the growth, effectiveness, and sustainability of employment social enterprises. REDF is hiring a Manager, Capacity Building based in SF or LA.

Outfest is seeking a Project & Admin Manager to support the organization in driving key projects and deliverables to completion and day-to-day administrative duties. 

PATH (People Assisting The Homeless) is seeking candidates with administrative experience to join our Veteran Services department as a Program Associate.

The Point Foundation is hiring a Programs Manager. Key responsibilities include the planning and execution of Point’s selections procedures for its Flagship, Community College, and BIPOC scholarship programs. 

The Simon Family Foundation is hiring a Program Manager to serve as the regional expert for our Simon Scholars Program, effectively translating the needs of the Directors, Program Coordinators and School Site Contacts into action through the various meeting and team structures available.

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).

TreePeople is hiring a Senior Manager to oversee our Generation Earth Youth Leadership Program. This program focuses on inspiring and educating K-12 students to become leaders in their communities, in helping their school campuses and surrounding communities to become green and to become agents for climate resilience. 

The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) is hiring an Executive Director to lead the day-to-day operations and develop future strategy. 

California State Parks is hiring a Park Interpretive Specialist responsible for coordinating interpretive and educational programs at the historic Adamson House, which includes staffing the Visitor Center/Museum, scheduling, and leading tours, and assisting with volunteer training, scheduling and management. Pay $15 – $18.18 per hr. Application deadline 6/25.

MAK Center for Art and Architecture is  is seeking a forward-thinking Exhibitions and Programs Manager to help develop and execute the MAK Center’s annual calendar of exhibitions, programs, special projects, and residency. Pay $43 – $46K per year w/ benefits.  To apply, email a cover letter, resume/CV and references to Jia Yi Gu, Director of MAK Center, jgu@makcenter.org.

The Hammer Museum is hiring an Arts and Lectures Manager who will coordinate the Hammer’s 200+ public programs each year; they include lectures, readings, symposia, film screenings, musical performances, and other events. Public programs are a signature feature of the Museum and provide a powerful platform for leveraging the power of art and ideas.  

Arts for LA is hiring a Director of Public Policy & Advocacy and Director of Strategic Partnerships.

Brave New Films (BNF) is looking for a Program Coordinator dedicated to social justice and interested in growing our Film Screenings program at our small but impactful nonprofit.

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is hiring a Deputy Director for Collections & Research and Chief Innovation Officer (DDC&R/CIO).

Californians for the Arts (CFTA) is also hiring a full-time Manager of Programs and Organizational Advancement with strong strategic, organizational and entrepreneurial skills comfortable multitasking and navigating different timelines while working independently within a three person remote team. 

CalArts is hiring an International Student Advisor, Business and Operations Manager, Director of Residential Affairs, Senior Administrative Assistant, Summer Student Activities Internship, Senior Director / Director of Institutional Giving, Enrollment Specialist, Institute Academic Advisor, Director for Academic Affairs Budget and Administration, and Associate Director of Annual Giving.

Cedars Sinai is hiring a Curatorial Assistant to provide support to all day-to-day aspects of the care of Cedars-Sinai’s arts collection, including assisting in the planning, development, research, and implementation of collection exhibitions, touring exhibitions and/or curated exhibitions organized with incoming donations, loans, or touring exhibition. 

Enrichment Works, a 21-year-old nonprofit theater arts education organization with the mission to create and present professional theater to inspire learning, is hiring an Arts Education Program Director @ $20 per hour, 20 flexible hours per week in a combination of remote and onsite hours as needed. Start date in late July/early August.  Two weeks of paid vacation plus the week between Christmas and New Year Day. Office is located in Valley Glen, CA.

Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC) has an immediate opening for an Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director.

The Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts is hiring a Director of Operations (DO) to serve as a trusted thought partner to the Executive Director (ED) and provides strategic, hands-on operations leadership to the Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts (MKFA). Pay $85-$95K.

The International Visitors Council of Los Angeles is hiring a Communications & Events Coordinator to assist in developing and implementing programs and communications to capture interest, encourage involvement, and gain support for IVCLA. 

The Broad is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications and Retail Sales Associate.

Ocean & Mountain, a Los Angeles-based consulting team dedicated to advancing social justice and progressive causes through strategic communications, media relations and digital media, is hiring a PT Business Support Manager @ 15-20 hours per week at a rate of $25-30 per hour.

Social Venture Partners Los Angeles (SVPLA) is hiring a full-time Communications Manager to lead the strategy and execution of all of SVPLA’s external communications, bringing to life our mission, values, and programs to a variety of audiences, including nonprofit leaders, donor volunteers, and civically-engaged Angelenos.

Fundamental, a boutique philanthropic and political consulting firm, seeks a PT Communications Manager to design and implement the communications strategy of a soon-to-be-launched private family foundation dedicated to creating a more equitable, just, and connected America. The position is for an initial six-month consultancy (roughly 20 hours/week), with the possibility of an extension and/or transition into full-time staff.

Tourism New Zealand is hiring a Trade Marketing Executive to manage the execution of Tourism New Zealand’s B2B marketing communications strategies for The Americas to help insure travel partners and travel advisors understand the motivations and product requirements of New Zealand’s visitors.

Californians for the Arts (CFTA) seeks a full-time Manager of Communications and Field Engagement with strong critical thinking and facilitation skills comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment multitasking and navigating different timelines while working independently within a small, remote team.

Provide equitable access to the outdoors. The Community Nature Connection is hiring a Communications and Impact Manager.

JPMorgan Chase is hiring a Relationship Officer to develop and maintain partnerships with community-based organizations across the region.

PEN America, a nonprofit organization that stands at the intersection of literature and human rights, seeks an experienced, motivated, and highly organized Development and Engagement Manager to advance our fundraising strategy in Los Angeles and the region. 

Arts for LA seeks a full-time Director of Strategic Partnerships to grow the family of foundation, corporate, individual and organizational membership partners, while growing earned revenue through cross sector (government, nonprofit and business) partnerships. Salary $65K.

Defend rights, secure justice. Human Rights Watch is hiring a Manager, Coordinator and Assistant for Development and Outreach.

The Public Interest Network operates and supports organizations committed to a shared vision of a better world and a strategic approach to social change. The Public Interest Network is seeking a Coordinator for our Planned Giving Program, which has a mission to raise money through bequests and other legacy gifts. 

Fight for a more progressive California and country. Courage California works to unite communities organizing for progressive change, fight the forces of corruption, and hold our representatives to account in order to ensure that California’s elected officials act with courage. They are hiring a Director of Development. Compensation: $85,000-$95,000 salary, with a benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, retirement options, and paid vacation and sick leave.

Arts for LA seeks a full-time Leadership Development Manager to grow and execute the leadership development programs designed to support the professional development of creative leaders in greater Los Angeles. Managing and executing both the ACTIVATE Leadership Development program and our network of Emerging Arts Leaders in Los Angeles are key priorities of this position. Salary $53K.

The Director of Development is responsible for the strategic leadership, supervision, and execution of all LAXART fundraising activities including: individual, corporate, foundation and government giving; membership programs; special project fundraising; and benefit events.

The Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association is hiring a Community Relations Assistant to coordinate and support the execution of Community Relations programs for the Tournament of Roses, including activities related to the Rose Parade, Rose Bowl Game, Pasadena Tournament of Roses Foundation, as well as Association committees and day-to-day staff functions. 

CicLAvia is seeking a detail-oriented and energetic event production assistant to join the CicLAvia team.

SoCalGas is hiring a Public Affairs Manager to coordinate Company relations with city councils, elected and appointed officials, and key influential community / business leaders for assigned areas of local & regional governmental bodies.  

AEG is hiring Director of the LA Galaxy Foundation and Community Relations responsible for the management of the daily activities of the LA Galaxy Foundation (LAGF) and Community Relations Department, including planning community development activities and implementing all philanthropic initiatives. 

Google is hiring a Strategic Partner Development Manager, Social Impact with experience designing and implementing processes and policies to improve global partnerships. Based in London. Requires ability to speak and write in English and one or more European languages fluently: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, etc.

Live Nation Entertainment / North Island Credit Union Amphitheater in Chula Vista  is hiring a Zero Waste Captain.

Support and advancement of the three State Parks along the Los Angeles River: Los Angeles Historic State Park, Rio de Los Angeles State Park, and the Bowtie Project. The Los Angeles River State Park Partners (Partners) seeks a founding Executive Director to lead strategy, vision, fundraising, and advocacy efforts for the organization.

Mattel is hiring a Senior Analyst, Sustainability to help support the company’s strategic objectives related to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) programs, communications and disclosures. 

The Oakland Museum has several job openings including a Director of Marketing, Communications and Visitor Services, Director of People, Director of Philanthropy, Creative Producer, and Director of Learning, Experience and Programming.

IDEO is hiring a Design Director, Design for Equity to help IDEO continue to evolve our practice of design, with a focus on equity, participatory design, and social justice. 

Stanford Social Innovation Review is hiring a Deputy Editor, Digital responsible for leading and managing the editorial portion of SSIR’s website, one of the primary ways that the organization disseminates content and interacts with its audience. 

EPACENTER is a creative youth development center in East Palo Alto that amplifies the creative potential in every young person. We harness the power of art, design, technology and culture to accelerate creative youth development outcomes for vulnerable youth in the City.  EPACENTER is hiring a Startup Director of Administration & Operations, Learning Coordinator, and Opportunity Coordinator in East Palo Alto.

Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco (also known as Chinese Culture Center or CCC) is seeking an Outreach & Engagement Coordinator/Manager, a community-minded individual who is committed to social justice, community building and elevating underserved voices through the arts. 

The Charles and Helen Schwab Foundation is hiring an Executive Director.

The Sony Alpha Female+ program provides a platform for photographers and videographers to share their stories and inspire the world with their creativity, passion, and drive. The program provides $5,000 grant awards and Sony gear to support photo or video projects. They are now accepting grant applications.

City and County of Los Angeles, with the support of the Mayor’s Fund, launched Earn/Learn/Play — an unprecedented effort to connect every young person with job, educational and recreational opportunities this summer. Visit www.lamayor.org/Summer2021 to learn more and find opportunities for youth aged 4 years to 24.  

The Yunus & Youth Global Fellowship (Y&Y Fellowship) is a virtual, six-month program that is designed specifically for operating social businesses. They are looking for entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 30 who lead an early-stage social business that solves a social or environmental issue aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Apply here.

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans program honors the contributions of immigrants and children of immigrants to the United States. Each year, the program invests in the graduate education of 30 New Americans—immigrants and children of immigrants—who are poised to make significant contributions to US society, culture, or their academic field. Each Fellow receives up to $90,000 in financial support over two years, and they join a lifelong community of New American Fellows. Apply here by October, 28.

The David Suzuki Foundation empowers people to take action in their communities on the environmental challenges we collectively face. The Foundation is hiring a Director, Sustainable Communities (can be located in Toronto or Vancouver.

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