Stand is a non-profit education advocacy group that believes ALL children deserve an equal opportunity to succeed in life. Stand works to accomplish this mission through:
We focus primarily on increasing early literacy and high school success. Additional priorities include, improving school quality and ensuring adequate funding spent wisely.
This part-time position is responsible for working within schools and in the community to recruit parents and other community members who are committed to working with Stand to reach its Momentum Memphis Campaign goals. The campaign seeks to influence change in four primary platform areas.
The goal of this position is to assist Stand in getting 15,000 citizens to commit by April 2018 to taking at least two actions to support the platform areas. This position works under the supervision of the Campaign Manager.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Communicating and Reporting
Stand for Children consists of two separate entities. Stand for Children, Inc., a grassroots membership organization is exempt under section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code, and Stand for Children Leadership Center, a leadership development organization is exempt under section 501(c)(3)
. Roles typically require the ability to be in multiple locations in the course of a given day, the ability to transport items, and the ability to set up and take down meeting equipment (chairs, tables, projectors, screens, etc.); May require the ability to climb stairs.