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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: assist@vanduzerlaw.com.

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.

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.

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.

“At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” —Frida Kahlo

Be part of a community. Be part of a fight. Be part of a solution. Be part of a movement. The Liberty Hill Foundation is hiring a Grants Associate, Senior Manager Public Relations, Senior Manager Institutional Grants and Program Manager Youth Justice.

The Legal Foundation is hiring a Director of Racial Justice and Equity and Director of Community and Economic Justice.

The Multicultural Women Executive Leadership Foundation is hiring an Executive Director to strengthen the US economic landscape by leveraging multicultural women’s “cultural capital” through customized gender and cultural education, access to business capital, mentorship and a support network.

The Wallis is hiring a Development Assistant, Director of Principal Giving, and Education Programs Coordinator.

The Recording Academy is hiring a Coordinator, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.

The Stray Cat Alliance is hiring a Major Gifts Officer.

Young & Healthy, a dynamic nonprofit organization connecting underserved children with free medical, dental and mental health services, is hiring a Program Director and Associate Director.

The Pablove Foundation is hiring a Development and Outreach Manager, Marketing and Corporate Sponsorship Specialist / Manager, and Shutterbugs Program Manager.

The Elisha Foundation is hiring a Program Director.

The Gabriella Foundation (TGF) transforms lives and communities through the power of dance, by providing high-quality dance instruction to thousands of youth ages 4 to 19 in the underserved Los Angeles neighborhoods of MacArthur Park, South Los Angeles and Watts. The foundation is hiring an External Relations Officer.

Established by a group of students at UCLA in 2010, Swipe Out Hunger is the leading nonprofit ending college student hunger. Swipe Out Hunger is hiring a Director of Programs, pay $58-$70K.

Heal the Bay is hiring an Associate Director of Campaigns & Outreach, Aquarium Public Programs Manager, and Senior Aquarist.

The Satterberg Foundation strengthens our communities by promoting a just society and a sustainable environment. The Foundation is hiring a Program Officer based in LA, SF or Seattle, $102-$130K. Applications due Mach 15.

Assist individuals in overcoming barriers to employment, JVS SoCal is hiring a Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives.

Accelerate social change and assist in sustaining a fair and equitable society for all. The Social Change Fund, created by Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, and Carmelo Anthony in response to the continued racial injustice across our country, is hiring an Executive Director.

University of California Irvine is hiring a Director of Development for the UCI Institute and Museum of California Art (IMCA).

The California Arts Council is seeking two Arts Grant Administrators to join the programs team.

Venice Arts seeks a part-time Program Assistant for Media Arts Education programs.

ArtCenter is hiring a Curatorial Assistant to assist curators in research and all other aspects of exhibition preparation related to Seeing the Unseeable: Intersections in Data, Science, Art, and Design; part of the Getty PST Art x Science x LA initiative (for fall 2024); assist in compiling data and writing reports; writing informational, promotional, and educational texts; communicating with project stakeholders; and other projects as assigned.

Inner-City Arts is hiring an Executive Assistant to support the Chief Education Officer and Executive Vice-President/Chief Operations Officer.

The UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Initiative seeks a Deputy Director to champion nonpartisan, evidence-based domestic policy solutions that improve the economic, political, and social landscape for Latinos and other communities of color in states and localities across the U.S. through research, advocacy, civic engagement, and leadership development. 

Santa Monica College is hiring a Director of the Santa Monica College Foundation.

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo is hiring a Director of Cal Poly Arts who will research and book artists for the current and upcoming seasons of events.

SCI-Arc is hiring an Admissions Counselor, Development Services Coordinator, and Admissions Counselor (Transfer Students).

The Center for the Political Future (CPF), a non-partisan center housed in the University of Southern California’s Dornsife College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, is hiring a Program Assistant.

CalArts has numerous openings.

City Year, founded in 1988, with a vision to unite young people, ages 17-24, from diverse ethnic, educational, and socio-economic backgrounds to engage in a year of full-time national service., is hiring an Executive Director.

Patagonia is hiring a Managing Director, Tin Shed Ventures and Corporate Development responsible for strategy, sourcing, evaluating, structuring, negotiating and closing transactions for Patagonia related to the following areas: Tin Shed Ventures- its in-house venture fund, investments in renewable energy and alternative investments classes to mitigate Patagonia’s environmental footprint, growing and expanding Patagonia’s emerging businesses, expansion of Patagonia’s philanthropy corporate development, mergers and acquisitions, and any other strategic investments or transactions in support of the company’s mission to save our home planet.

The Pop Culture Collaborative seeks its first Network Weaver, a naturally social, relationship-driven organizer who will work to seed and strengthen relationships, networks, collaboration, and coordination among the many artists, organizers, strategists, researchers, and funders who comprise the Pop Culture Collaborative community.

Gifts for Good is hiring a Corporate Gift Sales Representative and a Director of Enterprise Growth.

CHANGE (City Hub and Network for Gender Equity), a world-first, dedicated and progressive collective of global cities focused on achieving true gender equality in member cities, is hiring a Program Director reporting to the President, Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles.

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Foundation is hiring an Executive Assistant / Office Manager.

Realized Worth designs corporate volunteering strategies, trains employee volunteer leaders, and implements company-wide programs. Realized Worth is hiring a  Senior Consultant.

USC is hiring a Chief Sustainability Officer.

The Solutions Project funds and amplifies grassroots climate justice solutions across the US and Puerto Rico, especially those created by Black, Indigenous, Immigrant, women, and other people of color led organizations. They are hiring a Vice President of Operations.

Bring running water to American who need it most. DigDeep is hiring a COO.

Help brands, nonprofits, and philanthropists accelerate positive change in the world. Propper Daley has several positions open.

LISC Los Angeles is seeking a skilled and experienced Assistant Program Officer- Housing with a passion for strengthening communities through effective and thoughtful lending, technical assistance, project management, and related activities. This position will primarily support two areas of activity within the LISC LA office: affordable housing lending and strategic programs related to the development and preservation of affordable housing.

Live for lacrosse? Harlem Lacrosse is hiring a Program Director.

The Entertainment Industry Foundation is hiring an Executive Director Social Change Fund.

XPRIZE is seeking a Project Manager who has knowledge in data collection strategies and projects to manage the IES Education Data Challenge, expected duration 2 years.

The American Red Cross is hiring an Executive Director based in Santa Monica.

The Center for Popular Democracy seeks two Co-Executive Directors (Co-EDs) to lead the organization to achieve even greater levels of strategic influence, impact, and innovation – knowing that these external indicators derive from a healthy organization with talented staff, strong partnerships with affiliates members and movement allies, and a solid reputation in the field.

If you love books and helping families, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is hiring a Literally Healing Program Coordinator to help facilitate reading groups, utilizing books, and bedside customer service with both children and caregivers.

The City of Santa Monica is hiring a Farmers’ Market Coordinator.

MasterClass is transforming online education by enabling anyone in the world to learn from the very best. MasterClass is hiring a VP, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion based in SF.

Oakwood School, a K-12 coeducational day school in North Hollywood, California, seeks an experienced and collaborative leader to be its next Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging.

Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences is hiring a Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Otis College of Art and Design is hiring an Associate Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

LACE offers the The Mel and Leta Ramos Family Foundation Apprenticeship program a paid opportunity for undergraduates and recent graduates the opportunity to participate in the gallery’s programming while gaining experience at a non-profit arts organization. The Apprenticeship Program provides training in areas such as administration, development, research, communications, exhibition and event production, and facility operations. 

The Heising-Simons Foundation is seeking a strategic communications professional to serve as a new Communications Officer.

Teach for America is hiring an Executive Director in SF to lead the next chapter in the area working with the bold and diverse leaders of the region to further build on the unique role that plays to accelerate educational opportunity for all. 

The Amador County Arts Council / AmadorArts seeks new Executive Director responsible for overseeing the administration, business operations, programs, grants, and strategic plan of the organization, 30 hours per week at $33/hour.

The UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley seeks a full time Director of Collections.

The Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH) is seeking a Director of Development & Communications

The University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) is seeking an experienced leader to serve as the next Director of the Seymour Marine Discovery Center (SMDC).

Environmental Grantmakers Association seeks a visionary, courageous bridgebuilder with integrity and humility to work collaboratively with the Board of Directors, staff and members. The President & Chief Executive Officer will amplify impact as a convener, capacity builder and catalyst for equity and guide the organization to a new level of excellence in promoting effective environmental philanthropy based in Oakland or NYC.

Sonoma Ecology Center (SEC) seeks a Marketing and Communications Specialist to play a critical role in ensuring the organization achieves its plans for growth in alignment with its mission, vision, and values.

Peace Over Violence is hiring a Director of Grants & Compliance.

Improve lives of individuals living in poverty and experiencing disadvantage. The Hilton Foundation has numerous openings.

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees is hiring a Vice President of Programs and an Executive Coordinator based in NorCal or outside CA.

The Women’s Building (TWB), a women-led community space that advocates self-determination, gender equality and social justice, is hiring an Executive Director.

Filoli, a 654-acre historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, located on the San Francisco Bay Peninsula near Woodside, CA, and one of the finest remaining country estates of the early 20th century, is hiring an Evaluation Specialist.

The Shortino Foundation seeks a dynamic, committed, and visionary Executive Director who will champion efforts to impact educational outcomes for young people in San Jose through a respected grantmaking strategy.

The San Joaquin County Historical Society & Museum is hiring an Executive Director/CEO, a full time position with County health and pension benefits in Lodi.

Tohono Chul seeks a team-oriented, energetic and enthusiastic Director of Education who will thrive in a fast-paced environment and who is well-suited to working collaboratively with a small staff in Tucson. The Director of Education has direct responsibility and oversight for the delivery of educational programs which reflect Tohono Chul’s overall goal of connecting nature, art and culture in the Sonoran Desert region as well as interpretation of the site itself and the visitor experience.

The San Diego Natural History Museum is hiring a Director of Volunteers.

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

  1. 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 all people and our planet.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature jobs posted recently. 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.

“Forty-five cultural, educational, and scientific institutions throughout Southern California received over $5 million in exhibition research grants by the Getty Foundation to prepare for the next edition of the region-wide arts initiative Pacific Standard Time, scheduled to open in 2024. The landmark series will return with dozens of exhibitions and programs focused on the intertwined histories of art and science, past and present. Together, they address some of the most complex challenges of the 21st century—from climate change and environmental racism to the current pandemic and artificial intelligence—and the creative solutions these problems demand.” Read the full article on Getty Iris.

Image: Bioremediating cultures, 2019, Maru García, Vacuoles. Installation with 29 ceramic pieces containing lead-contaminated soil from South East LA and three-channel video projections. Part of a Pacific Standard Time research project being undertaken at Self-Help Graphics & Art. Photo: Maru García © 2019 Maru García

The Levi Strauss Foundation seeks an Executive Director who will be a dynamic, visionary leader with a strong equity lens to guide this corporate foundation in setting and routinely evaluating the relevancy of its mission, and to implement foundation policies and programs globally. 

Bel Air Church is hiring a Executive Communications Director a highly strategic and exciting role that provides communications leadership to both the Bel Air Church physical and digital campus communities. 

PULL UP FOR CHANGE is hiring an Executive Director to bring transparency, accountability and Black representation within the beauty industry but, now ultimately, across the rest of corporate America, too.

The Social Justice Legal Foundation is hiring an Executive Director. The Social Justice Legal Foundation advances social justice by focusing on groundbreaking trial work and innovative collaboration across private, public and academic sector.

L.A.’s social justice epicenter, the Liberty Hill Foundation is hiring a Grants Associate, Senior Manager Public Relations, Senior Manager Institutional Grants, and a Program Manager Youth Justice.

Palos Verdes Library District is hiring a Young Readers Librarian.

Los Angeles Ballet is hiring an Administrative Associate to support all administrative functions of the organization and serve as direct support to the Administrative Director and Director of Development.

The Association of California Symphony Orchestras (ACSO) is hiring a PT Administrative Coordinator.

Ensure the well-being and effectiveness of responders worldwide. ​Headington Institute is hiring an Operations Assistant.

The Nonprofit Finance Fund is hiring a Manager and Associate Director, Advisory to work with nonprofit organizations, philanthropies, and other mission-driven partners to address issues of finance within the flawed nonprofit system.

Accelerate ideas into action to advance the public good. Community Partners is hiring a Benefits Coordinator and a Program Director.

Create systemic change to effectively address homelessness in Hollywood through advocacy, education, service coordination, and innovation. Hollywood 4WRD is currently conducting a search for the position of Executive Director.

The Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) is hiring a Program Associate to provide support across CCI’s programs, ensuring their smooth operation and interplay. 

Social Change Fund United is seeking a talented Executive Director to accelerate social change and assist in sustaining a fair and equitable society for all.

Leadership Long Beach is in search of a dynamic and passionate individual to serve as Executive Director. 

Strengthen U.S. movements for reproductive and social justice by resourcing intersectional grassroots organizing and centering the leadership of women of color – particularly those who are Black, Indigenous, and Transgender. The Groundswell Fund is hiring a Foundation Relations Assistant and a Program Assistant.

Galapagos Conservancy seeks a full-time Marketing Manager who has a passion for wildlife conservation and the skills to develop digital communications that supports the organization’s objectives.

The Nature Conservancy is hiring an Events Associate responsible for creating and developing a long list of resources, products, in-person events (when COVID 19 restrictions allow for them again) and virtual events that further Conservancy’s mission and its target audiences (donors and supporters).

Stand Up To Cancer is hiring a Communications Manager, Associate Director of Production and Content, Communications Writer, and Assistant to SVP Communications.

REACH for Community is a nonprofit working to champion the use of arts for social impact in every sector through education, community organizing and widespread advocacy. REACH is hiring an Executive Consultant.

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens seeks a highly motivated, creative, and dynamic Bradford and Christine Mishler Associate Curator of American Art.

MOCA is hiring a Sr. Advancement Associate, Philanthropic Programs and a Finance Manager.

The City of El Segundo is hiring a Cultural Arts Coordinator who is responsible for the administration of the Cultural Development Program, including overseeing the bidding and selection process for City commissioned public art installations and the conservation of public art. 

18th Street Arts Center, one of the top artist residency programs in the US, and the largest in Southern California, is hiring a PT Residency Coordinator.

The Chinati Foundation is accepting applications for its residency program. The program provides an opportunity for artists from around the world to work in a striking, natural environment in Marfa, TX.

The Cayton Children’s Museum is hiring a Communications & Marketing Coordinator who is responsible for supporting the organization’s annual marketing and development strategy, working to effectively convey their core message and build brand identity through internal and external communications.

The Fowler Museum is hiring a PT Program Coordinator and Educator to participate in a 3-year collaborative interdisciplinary project “Engaging Lived Religion in the 21st-Century Museum,” and a PT Curatorial Assistant to participate in a 3-year collaborative interdisciplinary project funded by the Lilly Endowment’s Religion and Cultural Institutions Initiative and a Head of Digital Learning and Innovation.

SITE Santa Fe is hiring a Visitor Services Associate responsible for creating a welcoming and accessible environment for visitors and for delivering information about the exhibitions and public programs. 

The Palm Springs Art Museum is hiring a Manager of Exhibitions & Collection.

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is hiring an Assistant / Associate Registrar.

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is hiring an Exhibition Project Manager, Manager, Public Programs, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Strategy, and Supervisor, Mobile Museums.

The California State University, Office of the Chancellor, is seeking a Basic Needs Initiatives Manager to manage all aspects of the CSU Basic Needs Initiative (BNI) programs and services. 

The USC Race and Equity Center is hiring an Associate Director for K-12 Professional Learning Programs.

The Program Coordinator of cityLAB, a research and design center in the UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design, is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the center, the administration of projects and budgets, office management, and preparation of project reports.

UCLA is hiring an Administrative Specialist to the Executive and Artistic Director (EAD) to provide high level administrative support.

Art Center has several openings including an Assistant Director of Admissions, Assistant Director, Admissions Operations, Vice President, Admissions, Associate Dean of Students / Director of the Center for the Student Experience, International Student Advisor, Associate Registrar and Director of Enrollment Services Operations, Curatorial Assistant, Associate Director, Online Education Media Production.

The City of Redondo Beach is hiring a Community Services Director.

The Los Angeles Times is hiring a Director, Public Affairs to oversee public affairs, corporate social responsibility and community engagement activities and programs.

Southern California Edison (SCE) is hiring an Energy Equity Senior Advisor to provide key subject matter expertise to senior and executive management in the areas of environmental and social justice (ESJ), non-governmental organizations (NGO) engagement and environmental philanthropy. 

The Better World Group is hiring an Associate for 1 year to work on a variety of projects ranging from public lands, environment and climate, racial justice, Native American law and policy, sustainability, and active transportation.

CALSTART has an immediate opening for a highly motivated and skilled leader to join their team as the San Joaquin Valley Program Manager. 

Sequoia Climate, a new philanthropy that seeks to decarbonize the world economy at a speed and scale equal to the problem, is hiring a Program Associate.

Stand.earth is a nonprofit environmental organization working to create a world where respect for people and the environment comes first. The Stand is hiring a Communications Director.

Building Democracy. Electing Environmental Champions. Protecting Our Future. The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) is hiring a Regional Organizer, Senior Campaign Officer, Human Resources Generalist based in Northern or Southern CA.

Everytable is on a mission to transform the food system to make fresh, nutritious food affordable and accessible to everyone, everywhere. Everytable is hiring a Program Manager.

If you love engaging with people, focusing on the details, building partnerships, and passionately working to create positive outcomes for the formerly incarcerated, Defy Ventures has an opening for a Program Director, National.

Lipton Strategies, a boutique, strategic consulting firm working at the intersection of philanthropy, public affairs, and social impact, is hiring an Associate.

Empower voters and defend democracy. League of Women Voters of California is hiring a Program Coordinator, Democracy Projects or a one year, grant funded position.

The Yosemite Conservancy is hiring a Chief Marketing and Communications Officer.

CAMEO is California’s statewide network made up of over 300 organizations, agencies, and individuals dedicated to furthering microbusiness development in California. CAMEO is hiring an Outreach Specialist / Manager.

UTA seeks a Manager, Inclusion who will be a results-oriented and resourceful leader capable of ramping up quickly and establishing themselves as a credible strategic partner.

Logitech seeks a LogiCares intern to help the Community & Advocacy team by building out Logitech’s Skills-Based Volunteering Program.

18th Street Arts Center is one of the top artist residency programs in the US, and the largest in Southern California. Conceived as a radical think tank in the shape of an artist community, 18th Street supports artists from around the globe to imagine, research, and develop significant, meaningful new artworks and share them with the public. 18th Street is looking for a Curatorial, Events, Communications, Design, Development, Culture Mapping, Video / Photography, and Resident Artist Interns.

Art Center seeks a Getty Marrow curatorial Intern for Summer 2021, to assist with a full range of duties related to exhibitions and programs. 

The di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art is hiring a Senior Development Officer.

Valley Water is hiring a Program Administrator to be part of a team ensuring the success of Valley Water’s legislative, policy and funding initiatives at the local, state and federal level on behalf of the residents of Santa Clara County. You will shape public policy and opinion while building Valley Water’s image, brand and reputation.

Advance social and environmental justice by building a movement of people who know, use, and shape the law. Namati is hiring a Program Director/Senior Manager, Global Environmental Justice Corps, Program Officer, Global Environmental Justice Corps, Environmental Justice Organizer in D.C., Program Officer, Environmental Justice in Myanmar (Burma).

  1. 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 all people and our planet.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature jobs posted recently. 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.

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.

  1. 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 all people and our planet.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature jobs posted recently. I try to link directly to job websites rather than to search engines. 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.

We are striving to forge a union with purpose, to compose a country committed to all cultures, colors, characters and conditions of man.

There were many inspiring events this week but LA’s very own Amanda Gorman’s performance of her poem, “The Hill We Climb” at the inauguration was spectacular.

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) is hiring a Vice President of Programs.

The Michelson Found Animals Foundation is hiring a Sr. Program Manager.

Los Angeles Angeles Housing Services Authority has numerous job openings.

Safe Place for Youth is hiring a Program Associate, Program Manager and Digital Arts Lab Specialist.

American Heart Association is hiring a Community Advocacy Director and Diversity & Inclusion Director.

End mass incarceration. Initiate Justice is hiring a Deputy Director and a Communications Director or Manager.

Support LA’s neediest children. Para Los Niños is hiring a Community Ambassador.

The Natasha Watley Foundation is hiring an Executive Director to create opportunities for girls in under-served communities to learn and play the game of softball.

The Mayor’s Fund is hiring an Operations and Grants Manager to oversee the day-to-day administrative processes and systems that support the Fund’s operations and grant making operations.

Fight against addiction and human trafficking. In-N-Out Burger is hiring an Executive Director for their Slave 2 Nothing Foundation. 

The California Community Foundation is hiring a Sr. Program Officer, Housing & Economic Opp.

The Latino Resource Organization is hiring a Youth Services Coordinator and College Ambassador/Tutor.

Support students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and help teachers inspire their students to write. 826LA is hiring a Senior Manager, Volunteer Program.

Philanthropy Roundtable is hiring a Senior Director of Programs based in DC or virtual.

The Perenchio Foundation is hiring an Executive Director, a high-energy and passionate foundation, philanthropic, or nonprofit executive to continue the Perenchio Foundation’s history of supporting the arts in Los Angeles County. 

Improve and enhance the quality of life of the residents LA through the hosting of the Olympic and Paralympic Games. LA28 is hiring a Director of Learning and Development.

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

Envision a world in which everyone is a changmaker. Ashoka has numerous openings in the US and around the globe.

Create and distribute narrative content on social justice issues to educate and activate people to make a difference. Brave New Films is hiring an Office Assistant.

The Norton Simon Museum is hiring a Human Resources Assistant, Administration.

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston has been selected as the commissioner of the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia in 2022, presenting the work of Simone Leigh, and seeks to contract the services of an experienced project manager for the duration of the project.

Bonhams, where I interned early in my career, is hiring an Administrator, Asian Art Dept.

Cal State Long Beach is hiring a Director, Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden. Salary range $4,693 to $8,489 per month.

The Downey Foundation for Educational Opportunities (DFEO) is looking for creative, organized leaders who enjoys working with students. They are hiring an Executive Director, Site Coordinator, and Group Leader.

The City of Long Beach is hiring a Strategic Initiatives and Public Engagement Coordinator.

The Campaign for College Opportunity is hiring a Public Affairs Director to design, lead, and implement effective strategies to build broad support for the organization’s statewide legislative and policy priorities.

The Coca-Cola Company is hiring a Group Director Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability – West Zone.

The Recording Academy is hiring a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Coordinator.

UTA is hiring a Manager, Inclusion responsible for programming and initiatives that promote a diverse environment conducive to realizing the company’s vision of inclusion.

Logitech is hiring a Director, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging to support the company’s social impact strategy.

Riot Games is hiring a D&I Project Manager.

OTIS College of Art and Design is hiring an Associate Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

UTA is hiring an Assistant to the Head of Social Impact.

The Coca-Cola Company is hiring a Group Director Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability – West Zone.

The Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative is hiring virtual paid interns for Because of Her story.

The Getty is accepting applications for the Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship program, a paid summer internship program that will take place summer remotely. Deadline is Feb 1.

Marin Museum of Contemporary Art is hiring an Executive Director.

Skoll Foundation is hiring a Special Advisor to help shape the Skoll Foundation’s work to extend the impact of solutions created by social entrepreneurs and other social innovators, enabling access to new networks, resources, influence, and capital and identifying new ways to drive progress on these urgent global problem.

Advance ideas and support institutions to promote a better world. The Hewlett Foundation is hiring a Performing Arts Fellow. The position a three-year term.

  1. 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 an “Occupassion,” a job they love that gives them meaning and purpose.
  5. Our world needs more companies or Benefit Corporations (B Corps) that generate profits while positively impacting people and our planet.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature jobs posted recently. I try to link directly to job websites rather than to search engines. My job list is focused primarily on opportunities 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.

I’m inspired by celebrity Chef José Andrés and his team at World Central Kitchen who use the power of food to heal communities and strengthen economies in times of crisis and beyond. Today Chef José Andrés, his World Kitchen team, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi were in DC feeding thousands of National Guard troops. Make a donation to support World Kitchen and follow @chefjoseandres & @wckitchen on social media.

The Pop Culture Collaborative seeks its first Network Weaver, a naturally social, relationship-driven organizer who will work to seed and strengthen relationships, networks, collaboration, and coordination among the many artists, organizers, strategists, researchers, and funders who comprise the Pop Culture Collaborative community. 

DigDeep, a human rights non-profit organization working to ensure that every American has equitable access to clean, running water and sanitation forever, is hiring a COO.

Enhance the quality of life for thousands of children and families in Los Angeles. Crystal Stairs is hiring a Community Advocate Associate External Affairs.

REDF invests in and advises high-impact social enterprises to employ and empower people overcoming barriers to work. REDF is hiring a President, Associate Capacity Building, Senior Manager Capacity Building.

BLD PWR engages pop culture, education, and activism to build and train an inclusive community of entertainers and athletes to advance radical social change. BLD PWR is hiring a Director of Programs.

The California Community Foundation has 3 new job openings: Sr. Program Officer, Housing & Economic Opp., Program Officer Education, and a Director Marketing and Communications.

The Entertainment Industry Foundation is hiring a Communications Coordinator.

CASA of Los Angeles, a private, nonprofit organization that mobilizes community volunteers to advocate for children who have experienced abuse and neglect, is hiring a CEO.

End HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Black community. The Black AIDS Institute is hiring a Director of Operations, several Program Specialists, Outreach Coordinator, and Senior Manager Communications.

Eliminate homelessness among families with children. Upward Bound House is hiring a Director of Programs.

Facilitate full Latino participation in the American political process, from citizenship to public service. NALEO Educational Fund has 3 openings in LA: California Director of Civic Engagement, Social Media Manager, and an Associate Director of Impact.

The Levitt Pavilion LA is hiring a bilingual Director of Communications & Development to lead all communications.

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

Planned Parenthood is hiring a Philanthropy Manager.

LA Commons seeks 1 lead artist and one associate artist February- May, 2021.  LA Commons develops artistic and cultural projects that reveal the unique stories of L.A.’s neighborhoods and engage visitors through cultural tours. 

The Mission Inn Foundation is hiring an Education Coordinator.

LACMA seeks a talented and enthusiastic Ford Foundation Education Community Engagement Fellow to develop public programs and facilitate engagement activities.

The Getty is hiring a Donor Relations Officer.

The Hammer Museum is hiring a Director, Legal Affairs.

MOCA is hiring a Senior Advancement Associate, Philanthropic Programs.

Love film and the Oscars? The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is hiring a Specialist, Member Relations and Awards, Academy Member and Talent Relations Manager, Community Relations Manager, and Store Manager, Academy Museum.

The British Museum is hiring a Major Gifts Officer.

CalArts is hiring a Program Assistant to provide comprehensive support to serve, foster, and strengthen alumnx and parent/family engagement and financial support for CalArts. 

MasterClass has numerous openings in LA.

Transform public schooling to create a more just, equitable, and humane society. UCLA’s Center X is hiring a Program Coordinator, $20-$41 per hr.

SoCalGas is hiring a Community Relations Advisor.

The City of Long Beach is hiring a Community Program Specialist III to manage the Long Beach Activating Safe Communities (LB-ASC) project, a three-year strategy designed to implement a city-wide gun violence response system and effective street outreach and community intervention program in the City of Long Beach’s Washington neighborhood.

Bank of the West BNP Paribas is hiring a Senior CSR Regional Officer in Los Angeles.

The Recording Academy is hiring a Coordinator, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.

Justice in Aging is hiring a Director of Equity and Racial Justice Advocacy to work Remotely or can be based in DC, Oakland, or LA.

PwC is hiring a Diversity & Inclusion Senior Manager- Empathy & Upskilling.

Amnesty International is hiring a 9 month Global Fundraising Program Manager based in London.

Human Rights Watch is seeking a Development and Outreach Intern in Sydney, Australia.

International Rescue Committee is hiring a numerous jobs and intern opportunities in Turlock (CA Central Valley).

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) has more than 10 job openings.

I run a corporate foundation for an amazing architecture firm. HMC Architects is hiring a Marketing Manager that can be based in any of HMC’s 6 offices throughout CA or in PHX.

Black Women for Wellness has several openings including an Office Coordinator and numerous Program Managers.

The nation’s largest pro bono law firm, Public Counsel is hiring a CEO, Database Gift Processor, and several Attorneys.

LAUSD is hiring a Sustainability Specialist.

USGBC-LA is hiring a Director of Development.

Rosewood Family Advisors is hiring a Philanthropy Manager.

The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History seeks a passionate Executive Director who values and embodies the organization’s commitment to inspiring discovery, wonder, and stewardship of the natural world. 

Bank of the West BNP Paribas is hiring a Senior CSR Regional Officer in San Francisco.

The Heising-Simons Foundation is hiring a Grants Officer and a Grants Associate to support grantee partners that 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.

MasterClass has numerous openings in SF.

Champion the world’s finest films and filmmakers through programs anchored in and inspired by the spirit and values of the San Francisco Bay Area. SFFILM is hiring a Senior Manager, Administration & People.

In partnership with the Snap Foundation, MAF established the LA Young Creatives Fund to offer financial support to members of the creative economy whose work has been impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. LA County residents who work in creative fields may be eligible to receive a $500 grant to help cover any pressing financial needs.

  1. My curated #LetLuce social impact job blog is my way of giving back and helping people who are unemployed.
  2. I believe 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) like Patagonia and Athleta that generate profits while positively impacting people and our planet. We need to think differently and more sustainably.

Job Posting Strategy: I only feature recent job postings. I prefer to link to an organization’s website rather than search engines. I only include jobs that excited and delight me. I don’t post jobs from companies that I know are toxic. My job list is focused on jobs primarily in California since I know the philanthropic landscape in 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.

This Monday, January 18 we will celebrate the life and legacy of civil rights hero Martin Luther King, Jr. MLK Day became a federal holiday in 1986 and a National Day of Service in 1994. Given the horrifying events of the past week, it’s more important than ever to take time to honor MLK Day. We each have a responsibility to educate ourselves to be anti-racist. As a champion for diversity, equity, and inclusion, I passionately believe in the importance of building a more tolerant, just, and inclusive world. There are many ways you can honor MLK Day and be inspired to serve your community. Here are some opportunities, events, and resources. Please feel free to add your thoughts and ideas in the comments.

IN PERSON AND VIRTUAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES 

VIRTUAL EVENTS

RESOURCES

FILMS

BOOKS

Image: Ed Ruscha (American, born 1937). OUR FLAG, 2017. Acrylic on canvas. 72 x 138 inches. 182.9 x 350.5 cm. © Ed Ruscha. Courtesy of the artist and Gagosian.

Provide hope, training, and support to formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated men and women allowing them to redirect their lives and become contributing members of our community. Homeboy Industries is hiring a Manager Foundation Relations and Marketing Director.

Promote knowledge sharing, networking, and financial independence for individuals in the arts. The Center for Cultural Innovation is hiring an Operations Associate (LA) and Program Associate (Bay Area).

The Kavli Foundation is seeking candidates for their Public Engagement with Science Specialist position.

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.

The Little Market, a terrific nonprofit fair trade shop featuring ethically sourced, artisan-made products, is hiring a Director of Operations and a Director of HR.

DigDeep, a non-profit organization working to ensure that every American has equitable access to clean, running water forever, is hiring a COO.

Empower people experiencing food and housing insecurity with food literacy, life skills, and positive relationships. Bread Head is hiring a Program Assistant.

A period should end a sentence, not a girl’s education. The Pad Project is hiring an Education and Outreach Coordinator.

Empower the next generation of leaders. Kizuna is hiring an Executive Director.

Ensure equitable access to nature. Nature for All is hiring an Executive Director.

Oversee and secure funding for IAH’s Homelessness initiatives. SCAN Health Plan is hiring a Director Homeless Services.

The Museum of Natural History is hiring a Manager, Public Programs, Exhibition Project Manager, and Supervisor Mobile Museums.

One of my favorite nonprofits…Self Help Graphics & Art is hiring an Operations Manager, Master Printer and Director of Professional Printmaking Program, Administrative Associate, Education ad Social Enterprise Coordinator and a Curatorial Research Assistant. Support SHG by shopping for social impact prints / art on their website.

Connect our community to natural, wild, and open spaces of southern California through land conservation, stewardship, and education. Rivers & Lands Conservancy is hiring an Executive Director in Riverside.

MOCA is hiring a Senior Advancement Associate, Philanthropic Programs.

Inspire current and future generations through the universal art of visual storytelling. The Lucas Museum is hiring a Deputy Director, External Affairs and a Deputy Director Public Programs + Social Impact.

The Broad is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications.

The Laguna Art Museum is hiring an Executive Director.

Facilitate, support, and encourage new and innovative ideas in the realm of arts, music, education, and other creative outlets with the goal to aid in elevating community planning and economic viability. Creative Class Collective is hiring an Executive Director.

An Episcopalian School in the Valley, Campbell Hall is hiring an Associate Head of Community Engagement.

Mattel is hiring a Senior Foundation Specialist.

Build a better tomorrow. Southern California Edison is hiring a Corporate Giving, Advisor.

Working at the intersection of business and the nonprofit sector, the Head of Nonprofits will lead the strategy and initiatives that enable nonprofits to accelerate their missions and maximize their social impact with the power of Asana.

The Los Angeles Dodgers are hiring a VP, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.

Propper Daly is a social impact agency behind the world’s leading changemakers. They have several openings including: Director of Digital Strategy & New Media, Manager Business Development, Manager Client Services, Manager Strategy & Research, and Intern Social Media Strategy.

KCRW has several openings including a Content Director, Culture, Institutional Giving Associate, and a Marketing Operations Manager.

BUILD helps students become the CEO of their own lives. Build is hiring a Program Director in LA.

Support  talented college students who have been impacted by foster care system. Ready to Succeed is hiring a Program and Development Coordinator.

Energy Innovation, a clean energy and environmental policy firm that provides timely research and analysis on low-carbon energy policy options,  seeks a Director of Policy Analysis for Global Initiatives, Climate Imperative Project to play an instrumental role in supporting domestic and international grant-making efforts.

The USGBC-LA is hiring a Director of Development.

Ensure effective and efficient national deployment of grantmaking and community engagement approaches across all of Kaiser Permanente’s communities as Executive Director, Grantmaking and Community Engagement.

Be a force-multiplier for the Global Climate Strategies team and all its work to guide new climate philanthropists to the outsized impact needed to solve the most profound challenge of our time. The Climate Leadership Initiative is hiring a Program Manager.

Catalyze transformational social change by investing in, connecting, and championing social entrepreneurs and other social innovators who together advance equitable solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. The Skoll Foundation is hiring an Executive Assistant for the Strategy Office.

Rhia Ventures, a women-led social investment organization that seeks to create a vibrant, equitable market for women’s sexual, reproductive, and maternal health, is hiring a CEO.

McEvoy Foundation for the Arts is hiring an Operations Manager and a Communications Assistant.

Blue Shield of California is hiring a Corporate Citizen Program Manager to focus on highlighting and addressing issues of social justice, including the challenges of racial inequity, opportunity gaps, and the social determinants of health.

The City of Boston Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture (MOAC) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Cultural Planning

Help ensure that all Angelenos have access to affordable, high-quality sexual and reproductive health care. Planned Parenthood is looking for Public Affairs Intern.

The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver is hiring an Assistant Director of Programming and Education.

  1. My curated #LetLuce social impact job blog is my way of giving back and helping people who are unemployed.
  2. I believe 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 which gives them meaning and purpose.

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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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Thousand Currents, a public foundation funding grassroots organizing that addresses the interdependent issues of food sovereignty, alternative economies, and climate justice in the Global South, has launched a search for a Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Sci-Arc has several open positions including an admissions counselor and Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Volunteers of America is hiring a Site Supervisor.

Public Counsel, the nation’s largest pro bono law firm, seeks a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

The Sobrato Organization, dedicated to building a strong and vibrant Silicon Valley community through business and philanthropic leadership, is hiring a Director of Impact Investments.

The Legal Aid Foundation is hiring a Director of Community and Economic Justice and numerous legal positions.

The California Wellness Foundation is hiring an Executive Assistant to the CEO, a Program Director, and a Program Officer.

Safe Place for Youth is hiring a Community Outreach and Engagement Lead.

826LA is hiring an AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Training and Retention Coordinator.

TreePeople is hiring a highly motivated Senior Manager of Community Organizing to lead the community organizing team.

Essie Justice Group, a non profit organization of women with incarcerated loved ones taking on the rampant injustices created by mass incarceration, is hiring Senior Manager of Operations

Are you a passionate cinephile? The Academy of Arts and Sciences has several position open including Vice President of Advancement, Senior Manager Digital Marketing, Store Manager and other opportunities.

MOCA is hiring a Senior Advancement Associate, Philanthropic Programs, a temporary preparatory, a Manager and an Assistant of School Programs.

The Skirball Cultural Center is hiring a Director of Public Programs and School Programs Coordinator.

The Getty is hiring a Digital Media Producer, Executive Assistant, and  Associate Interpretive Content Specialist.

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is hiring a Deputy Director External Affairs and a Deputy Director of Public Programs + Social Impact.

The Broad is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications.

Caltech is hiring an Assistant Director, Center for Inclusion and Diversity and an Assistant Director, Engagement & Programming.

The University of Southern California (USC) is hiring an Executive Director, Black Alumni Association.

Google is hiring a Director of Marketing, Social Impact and Responsibility.

Cedars Sinai is hiring a Partnerships & Community Engagement Lead.

Atlas Obscura is an award-winning travel company founded in 2009. They are hiring a Senior Editor/Writer.

La Luz Center in Sonoma is looking for their next Executive Director. 

  1. My curated social impact job blog is my way of helping people who are unemployed.
  2. Life is too short to suffer in a job you hate.
  3. Everyone should find their “Occupassion” a job they love which gives them meaning and purpose.

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