Weekly Do-Gooder Jobs and Events


The overall economy is creaking along, but business is booming for non-profits

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Program Director at National Network of Abortion Funds (Boston, but flex)

Director, Child Development & Community Engagement at Boston Children’s Museum (Boston)

Communications Director at Correctional Association of NY (NYC)

Executive Director at the Nationals Center for Law and Economic Justice (NYC)

Program Associate, Global Doctors for Choice at Physicians for Reproductive Health (NYC)

Contractual Museum Educator at The Studio Museum in Harlem (NYC) I’ve mentioned that I love the Studio Museum and Thelma Golden, right? So we’re in agreement about this?

Senior Program Officer for Advocacy and Director, African American Leadership and Engagement at Planned Parenthood Federation of America (NYC) bawse

Artist Representative at Pentacle/DanceWorks, Inc. of New York (NYC)

Program and Administrative Associate at Reproductive Health Access Project (NYC)

Event Consultant at Hetrick-Martin Institute (NYC)

Staff Attorney at The Legal Aid Society (NYC)

Manager, Children’s Educational Programming at The New York Public Library (NYC) I wish I had the training for this sort of job

Manager (or Director) of Corporate and Foundation Partnerships at Women’s World Banking (NYC)

Seasonal Farm Educator at Queens County Farm Museum (NYC)

Officer, Email and Mobile Engagement at International Rescue Committee (NYC)

Account Director at Fenton (NYC)

PT Web Producer at Asian American Writers’ Workshop (NYC)

Director of Evaluation at Year Up (NYC)

Director of Research at Prisoner Reentry Institute (NYC)

Researcher on West Africa at Human Rights Watch (NYC)

OST Program Director at Girls Inc. of NYC (Brooklyn)

Director of Educational and Regional Programs at Scenarios USA (Brooklyn)

Garden Educator at Camden Children’s Garden (Camden, NJ)

Staff Attorney at Fair Elections Legal Network (DC)

Writer/Editor, Technology at Atlantic Media (DC) So far only men have applied to this job. GET ON IT LADIES. LEAN IN.

Assistant to the President at Sojourners (DC) This looks like a really good opportunity for an eager, organized person looking to launch their career

Development Manager at International Center for Research on Women (DC)

Senior Litigation Counsel for Voting Rights Project at Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (DC)

Senior Vice President, Social Innovation at The Case Foundation (DC)

President at Heinz Endowments (Pittsburgh) I’m surprised this is even listed. Aren’t these jobs usually willed to people? Or bestowed upon the champion of feats of strength?

Executive Director at Woman Made Gallery (Chicago)

Chief Revenue Officer at Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights (Chicago)

Policy & Research Organizer at Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (Detroit)

Program Development Manager at Catalyst Kitchens (Seattle)

Director of National Programs at Gay-Straight Alliance Network (San Francisco)

Executive Director, American Jewish World Service, San Francisco/Western Region (San Francisco)

LGBT Program Director / Attorney at California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. (Modesto)

Executive Director at Anchorage Opera (Anchorage)



Participate in the Zagat Restaurant survey and get a free guide

Amtrak Residency is now a real thing

Rookie Magazine scholarship for Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Anti-gun violence grant for Brooklyn-based projects

Writing Fellowship at Vox Media

NY Abortion Access Fund is looking for Board Members to support their fundraising activities

NYC Composting Grant

The Work First Fellowship college students





March 12: Jacobin Series Launch, with Melissa Gira Grant, Benjamin Kunkel, and Micah Uetricht (Brooklyn)

March 12: African Women’s Rights and Resilience (NYC)

March 14: Black Women’s Circle Discussion at Black Workers Center (LA)

March 15: WAM! Discussion with Tatyana Fazlalizadeh (Santa Monica)

March 17: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh Action/Speak Out and Lecture (Santa Monica)

March 17: HBO Premiere of “Paycheck to Paycheck” produced in association with The Shriver Report

March 18: “Sisterhood Empowerment” presentation and discussion (LA)

March 19: Ladies Pouring Beer for Ladies: Girls Pint Out NY at Brooklyn Brewery to Benefit Hollaback! (Brooklyn)

March 20: Younger Women’s Task Force: Women’s Work & Activist Self-Care (NYC)

March 29: Art Crawl for Women Artists (NYC)

April 4-6: The Power of Narrative Conference (Boston)

April 5: The Mother Wit Conference: “Releasing our Stories, Transforming our Pain, Reclaiming our Power” (NYC)

April 27: The Center for Anti-Violence’s Prom (NYC)

April 27: NY Abortion Access Fund’s Bowl-a-thon (NYC)