Weekly Do-Gooder Jobs and Events


Guys, I just need a happy story today, so here is a news clip on the Book Buddies program, in which kids read to shelter animals



Executive Director at Brookwood Community Farm (Mass)

Supervising Attorney at Myrna Vazquez, Inc. (Boston)

Regional Director for Europe at The Center for Reproductive Rights (Geneva, NY)

Policy and Program Director at League of Women Voters of NYS (Albany)

Attorney/Advocate at Domestic Violence Crisis Center (Stamford, CT)

Director of Business Development, TMI at Do Something (NYC)This sounds really awesome

Development and External Affairs Manager at The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling (NYC)

Features Editor, Managing Editor, and a video Director/Editor at Racked (NYC)

Lecturers in International Educational Development at Teachers College, Columbia University (NYC)

Intervention and Best Care Program Manager and Finance-Operations Position at New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault (NYC)

Manager, Corporate and Foundation Relations at Helen Keller International (NYC)

Project Director at Museum of the City of New York (NYC) for the 21st century gallery, OMG!

Senior Development Officer at American Jewish World Service (NYC)

Legal Fellow at Institute for Policy Integrity (NYC)

Educational Initiative Coordinator at Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (NYC)

Special Collections Librarian at The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (NYC)

Grants Manager at Gay Men’s Health Crisis (NYC)

Client Services Representative at Planned Parenthood of New York City (NYC)

Front End Engineer at The Muse (NYC)These are the folks who publish my work!

Marketing Manager at NYC Parks & Recreation (NYC)I am Knope-ing out about this

Director of Arts & Business Council of New York Programs at Americans for the Arts (NYC)

Associate Director of Worker Education & Labor Studies at CUNY School of Professional Studies (NYC)

Director of Criminal Justice at Laura and John Arnold Foundation (NYC)

PT Writer/Social Media Specialist at Phoenix House (NYC)

Operations Manager, Culinary Events at Share Our Strength (DC)

Vice President, Development at National Council of La Raza (DC)

Meeting Planner at National Abortion Federation (DC)

Youth Engagement Program Officer at Partners of the Americas (DC)

Trafficking Case Manager at Ayuda (DC)

Migratory Bird Campaign Director at American Bird Conservancy (VA)

Development Officer at Physicians for Peace (Norfolk)

Program Officer at Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust (Winston-Salem)

Field Director at SPARK (Atlanta)Love them

Manager of School and Community Partnerships at Woodruff Arts Center (Atlanta)

Executive Director, Caribbean Program at The Nature Conservancy (Miami)!!!

Policy & Advocacy Strategist, Reproductive Justice Campaign at American Civil Liberties Union of Texas (Houston) This job would take over your life, but I feel like it would be worth it

Legal Director at American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Arizona (Phoenix)

Category Marketing Manager at Eventbrite (SF)

Development Manager, Corporations and Foundations (West Coast) at Kiva Microfunds (SF)

Program Officer, Community Health at San Francisco Foundation (SF)

Senior Consultant: Public Health and Policy at JSI Research & Training Institute (SF)

Program Manager at Raising A Reader San Francisco and Alameda Counties (SF)

Racial Justice / Civil Rights Law and Policy Fellowship at Equal Justice Society (SF)

Digital Media Coordinator at California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (Sacramento)

Development Manager, Grants at Starlight Children’s Foundation Global Office (LA)



Essay contest: What is the most important health problem facing youth in the world today and why?

Apply to be a TED Fellow

Call for experiments/submissions: The Radical Queer Affinity Collective invites for an experimental interrogation of “the personal is political”

Several deadlines for documentary filmmakers note that the first few deadlines have passed, but scroll down for more!

Call for submissions for Brooklyn artists

2014-15 RJFP – HIV Fellowship for recent law school graduates

The Paris Review is looking for a writer-in-residence in NYC

Women Action & theMedia is looking for interns



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 6-8: YTH Live 2014 (SF)

April 8: Corporations, Consumption and Protecting Public Health (NYC)

April 9: New Feminist Solutions: Social Justice Approaches to Ending Domestic Violence (NYC)

April 23: Screening of THE MUSLIMS ARE COMING (NYC)

April 26: A Butterfly for Brooklyn (Brooklyn) pyrotechnic performance piece for Judy Chicago’s 75th birthday

April 27: The Center for Anti-Violence’s Prom (NYC) I love this organization!

April 27: NY Abortion Access Fund’s Bowl-a-thon (NYC) I love them too! Why are you so popular, April 27?

May 2: Essential Ellen Willis Book Release Party (Brooklyn)I love you, Ellen Willis.  May 14: Soapbox, fundraiser for the Landromat Project (NYC)

May 14: Women and Economic Security Conference: Changing Policy and Practice (Ann Arbor)

May 27-June 1: Southern Jam (Marshall, NC)

June 2-5: HIV is Not a Crime Conference (IA)

Until June 6: Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties at Brooklyn Museum of Art (Brooklyn)

Until June 29: Carrie Mae Weems: The Museum Series at the Studio Museum of Harlem (NYC)