Weekly Do-Gooder Jobs and Events

RESOURCES

Repro Health Happy Hours go to your local one—or start a local one!

Take a stand against “shoot first” laws

 

JOBS

Writing Coach at Poetry.com (remote)

U.S. Director of Digital Campaigns and U.S. Senior Campaigner at change.org (SF/NY/DC)

Development Officer for Foundation Support and Program Director at National Network of Abortion Funds (Boston)

Senior Program Leader for Economic Justice at Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Cambridge)

Program Officer at Melville Charitable Trust (New Haven)

Director, Individual Giving and Director, Communications at Teach for America (NYC)

Communications Consultant, Writer & Editor at International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (NYC) must have strong writing skills in English and Spanish

PT Museum Store Sales Associate at New-York Historical Society (NYC)

Teaching Artists (Various), TRUCE Arts and Media at Harlem Children’s Zone (NYC)

Major Gifts Officer and Institutional Giving Manager at Harlem Children’s Zone (NYC) the money and prospects here must be RIDIC

Program Manager for Creative Arts Workshops for Kids (NYC)

Tourism Sales and Relationship Manager for unnamed TV and movie tour company (NYC)

Program Director, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity at Wellspring Advisors (NYC) OMG, this job. Someone awesome please get this job, please.

Program Officer, Education at Robin Hood Foundation (NYC) This one too. Geez, I’m going to cry about these amazing philanthropy jobs, you guys.

Manager, Foundation and Corporate Relations at Ms. Foundation for Women (Brooklyn) A good friend had this job and I’d like to see it go into equally as capable hands, if possible

Program Coordinator at Women’s Medical Fund (Philly)

Development Manager at Society for Women’s Health Research (DC)

Associate Director for Advancement, National Museum of African Art (DC)

Development Officer at Global Fund for Children (DC)Program Coordinator at National Arts Strategies (Alexandria) God, this sounds like so much fun

Executive Director at Girls on the Run of NoVA (Fairfax, VA)

Artist Services Manager at the Durham Arts Council (Durham, NC)

Domestic Violence Education & Opportunity VISTA at Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law (Chicago)

Executive Director at Living Arts (Detroit)

Executive Director at Women, Food and Agriculture Network (Ames, IA)

Executive Director at Cascade AIDS Project (Portland)

Farmers market manager at Hollywood Farmers Market (Portland) This is the most Portland job ever, and I am really restraining myself from applying

Executive Director at the Ashland Independent Film Festival (Ashland, OR)

Director of Development at Frameline (SF) queer cinema!

Program Officer: Healthy People & Places at Sobrato Philanthropy (Cupertino) okay, that’s it, I’m officially sobbing

 

OPPORTUNITIES

Writing fellowship at Ezra Klein’s new gig

2014 Milead Fellowship for African women leaders You do not have to be located in Africa to be eligible for this fellowship

Seeking Queer Latina voices for an anthology!

The International Women’s Media Foundation/Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship

NCAI’s National Native Youth Cabinet is looking for additional youth members

Call for Submissions (Poetry, Prose, Photography): Walking the Tight Rope: An African LGBTI Anthology

 

EVENTS

February: Black Artstory Month (Brooklyn)

February 19: Take The Lead Challenge Launch Event (online)

Febraury 19: Literary Death Match with Jen Doll (Brooklyn)

February 21-22: Take Root: Red State Perspectives on Repro Justice (OK)

February 22: Locations of Learning: Transnational Feminist Practices (NYC)

February 23: A Conversation with Piper Kerman (OITNB) and other formerly incarcerated people (Oakland)

February 24: Bystanders No More: Engaging Men in the Movement against Gender Violence (NYC)

February 25: Harriet the Spy 50th Anniversary Celebration with Rebecca Stead and Elizabeth Winthrop (NYC)

February 25: BBB Charity Effectiveness Symposium VIII: Re-Imagining Impact: Leadership Strategies for Greater Results (NYC)

February 26: Book Launch: My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag… by Jolie Kerr  (Brooklyn) I love her

February 26: International & Intercultural Careers (NYC)

February 28: 2014 NYC Pipeline Fellowship Conference (NYC)

March 4: Paperback Launch: I Dreamed I Was A Very Clean Tramp by Richard Hell, with Robert Christgau  (Brooklyn)

March 5: Focus on Women: What Has Changed and What Has Not (NYC)

March 5-19: YWCA Women’s History Month Panels (NYC)

March 7: In Honor of Women in the Workforce and their in their Unions (NYC) Keynote by Letitia James

March 8: Small Works for Big Change: A Fundraiser for the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (NYC)

March 8: YNPN-NYC’s Pool Party (NYC)

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

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

Now to March 23: The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter (NYC) Went to this over the Thanksgiving weekend and it was really great! A lot more global than I expected.

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

Weekly Do-Gooder Jobs and Events

RESOURCES

How to not be a gentrifier (even when you totally are) I really appreciated this, but as other have said, we should all remember that gentrification really begins with policy decisions

 

JOBS

Campaign Director at UltraViolet (virtual) FYI: they are based in Berkeley

Director of Communications and Culture at Caring Across Generations (NYC)

Development Assistant at Ballet Hispanico (NYC)

Program Manager, Educational and Community Partnerships at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (NYC)

Director of Free Expression Programs at PEN American Center (NYC)

Executive Assistant to the President & CEO at Breakthrough (NYC)

Marketing Manager at Strand Book Store (NYC)

Event Manager at Saveur Magazine (NYC) Can you imagine the events you could put on at a place like this?

Assistant Life Editor: Innovation at Salon (NYC)

PAID Dean Leadership Training Program Intern at Sadie Nash Leadership Project (NYC)

Curatorial Department Manager at The Jewish Museum (NYC)

Coordinator, Homeless Youth Services at Hetrick-Martin Institute (NYC)

Integrated Marketing Specialist and Manger of Integrated Marketing at OWN (NYC) who doesn’t want to work for Oprah?

Editorial Director at Etsy (Brooklyn)

Development Manager for Makerbot Academy (Brooklyn)

Project Manager, International Programs at National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (DC)

Communications Associate at the Pew Research Center (DC)

Director, US Programs Policy and Advocacy at International Rescue Committee (DC)

Deputy Director, Office of National Affairs at Drug Policy Alliance (DC)

Development Associate at Washington Area Women’s Foundation (DC)

Online Community Manager at RH Reality Check (Silver Spring)

Director, Juvenile Justice Strategy Group at Annie E. Casey Foundation (Baltimore)

Associate Director, Organizational Development at Facing History and Ourselves (Memphis)

Director of Development at Good Karma Bikes (San Jose)

Capacity Building Officer at Transgender Europe (Berlin)

 

OPPORTUNITIES

Applications open for The Trans Justice Funding Project

Register for the Pan-African Medical Doctors & Healthcare Conference (PAMDHC)

Nominate a PopTech Social Innovation Fellow for 2014

2014 Human Rights Institute at the Urban Justice Center

Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers (deadline has been extended)

New Fellowship for Women Playwrights Announced

 

EVENTS

February: Black Artstory Month (Brooklyn)

Until February 18: Vengeance is Hers (Brooklyn) revenge chick flicks. Some stand-outs are9 to 5, Carrie, She-Devil, and Coffy.

Until February 16: Free Marissa Alexander week of action (national)

 

February 14: Mast Brothers Valentine’s Day Party (Brooklyn)

February 14: Criminalizing Black Girls: A Workshop (Chicago)

February 16: Marissa Alexander Art Party (Chicago)

February 17-March 7: Restaurant Week (NYC)

February 18: Film Screening: Terminal Island + S.C.U.M. Manifesto (Brooklyn)

February 19: Take The Lead Challenge Launch Event (online)

February 21-22: Take Root: Red State Perspectives on Repro Justice (OK)

February 22: Locations of Learning: Transnational Feminist Practices (NYC)

February 23: A Conversation with Piper Kerman (OITNB) and other formerly incarcerated people (Oakland)

February 24: Bystanders No More: Engaging Men in the Movement against Gender Violence (NYC)

February 25: Harriet the Spy 50th Anniversary Celebration with Rebecca Stead and Elizabeth Winthrop (NYC)

February 25: BBB Charity Effectiveness Symposium VIII: Re-Imagining Impact: Leadership Strategies for Greater Results (NYC)

February 26: Book Launch: My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag… by Jolie Kerr  (Brooklyn) I love her

February 26: International & Intercultural Careers (NYC)

February 28: 2014 NYC Pipeline Fellowship Conference (NYC)

March 4: Paperback Launch: I Dreamed I Was A Very Clean Tramp by Richard Hell, with Robert Christgau  (Brooklyn)

March 5: Focus on Women: What Has Changed and What Has Not (NYC)

March 8: Small Works for Big Change: A Fundraiser for the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (NYC)

March 8: YNPN-NYC’s Pool Party (NYC)

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

Now to March 23: The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter (NYC) Went to this over the Thanksgiving weekend and it was really great! A lot more global than I expected.

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

Weekly Do-Gooder Jobs and Events

RESOURCES

GLAAD Media Reference Guide – Transgender Glossary of Terms

Catch up on your little-known black history facts

 

JOBS

Foundations Relations Associate at Partners In Health (Boston)

Director of Knowledge Management at MENTOR / National Mentoring Partnership (Boston)

Sexual Assault Case Manager at GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project (Cambridge)

Director of Communications at International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (NYC)

Manager of Donor Research and Trends at Center for Reproductive Rights (NYC)

Community Manager at Women Deliver (NYC)

PT/FT AAWW Program Director at Asian American Writers’ Workshop (NYC)

Diversity Program Manager at School of American Ballet (NYC)

Community Liasion (Transgender Programs) at Community Healthcare Network (NYC)

Youth Advocate, Streetwork at Safe Horizon (NYC)

Independent Video Producers at BRIC (Brooklyn)

Director of Communications and Community Partnerships at Spaceworks (Brooklyn)

Creative Services Project Manager at Brooklyn Academy of Music (Brooklyn)

Executive Director at Appel Farm Arts & Musice Center (NJ)

Senior Director of Development at Hyacinth AIDS Foundation (NJ)

Communications and Development Associate at Pony Power Therapies (NJ) PONIES.

Manager, Partner Services at The Democracy Alliance (DC) I would love to have a contact here—all the big money on the Left, y’all!

Animator/Visual Journalist at NPR (DC)

Campaign Associate, Girl Up at United Nations Foundation (DC)

Director of Donor Relations and Marketing at Center for Community Change (DC)

Director at Tikkun Olam Women’s Foundation (Rockville, MD)

Writer/Associate Editor- Teaching Tolerance at The Southern Poverty Law Center (Montgomery, AL)

Associate Director at Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival (NOLA)

Curator of Craft at Bellevue Arts Museum (Bellevue, WA)

Regional Program Director at The Peery Foundation (Palo Alto)

Philanthropy Research Analyst at The Center for Effective Philanthropy (SF)

Research Assistant at Ibis Reproductive Health (Oakland)

Program Coordinator – Civic Engagement at Black Women For Wellness (LA)

Community Engagement Specialist Consultant at mothers2mothers (Cape Town)

Literature Teaching Position at Eleuthera Island School (Bahamas) welcome to my fantasy of the week…

 

 

OPPORTUNITIES

Call for Proposals for Asian women-led art/activism projects

Create Change Professional Development Fellowship and Public Artist Residency

Young Women’s Leadership Network is looking for NYC-based professional women to volunteer for mentoring events

Internships at Adios Barbie!

Pass-It-On Awards Program for women in computing

First Movers Fellowship

Participate in FemSexNYC Spring 2014 workshop

 

EVENTS

February: Black Artstory Month (Brooklyn)

February 6: Sexy Valentine’s Day Party with Babeland and BUST (NYC)

February 6-9: Athena Film Festival (NYC) tickets are on sale now

February 7-18: Vengeance is Hers (Brooklyn) revenge chick flicks. Some stand-outs are9 to 5, Carrie, She-Devil, and Coffy.

February 8-16: Free Marissa Alexander week of action (national)February 11: Using Data to Create Successful Events (web)

February 9: SEEING COLOR: Casting African Americans in Shakespeare (Brooklyn)

February 14: Mast Brothers Valentine’s Day Party (Brooklyn)

February 14: Criminalizing Black Girls: A Workshop (Chicago)

February 16: Marissa Alexander Art Party (Chicago)

February 17-March 7: Restaurant Week (NYC)

February 18: Film Screening: Terminal Island + S.C.U.M. Manifesto (Brooklyn)

 

February 21-22: Take Root: Red State Perspectives on Repro Justice (OK)

February 22: Locations of Learning: Transnational Feminist Practices (NYC)

February 23: A Conversation with Piper Kerman (OITNB) and other formerly incarcerated people (Oakland)

February 24: Bystanders No More: Engaging Men in the Movement against Gender Violence (NYC)

March 5: Focus on Women: What Has Changed and What Has Not (NYC)

March 8: Small Works for Big Change: A Fundraiser for the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (NYC)

Now to March 23: The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter (NYC) Went to this over the Thanksgiving weekend and it was really great! A lot more global than I expected.