Stand for Children is a non-profit education advocacy organization focused on ensuring all students receive a high quality, relevant education, especially those whose boundless potential is overlooked and under-tapped because of their skin color, zip code, first language, or disability.
Your role stands at the intersection of organizing and the fight to change the odds particularly for children who aren’t getting a fair shot. Stand for Children is currently hiring a new part-time Outreach Coordinator for our Statewide Organizing Program – which will take our organizing to the next level of scale and impact. The Statewide Organizing Program enables us to have a solid ongoing presence in targeted locations to impact state policy decisions and elections and, where strategic to the state work, local policy decisions and elections. The Outreach Coordinator serves in a critical support role in this statewide body of work. The part-time position is responsible for working with schools and community partners to recruit and build strong Stand for Children base committed to acting to win our campaigns which align with our overarching state impact goals. The position works under the supervision of the State Organizing Director, with critical support and collaboration with the Organizer.
Build Pipeline, Educate and Engage:
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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)
Stand for Children is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to a diverse and culturally inclusive workplace in which our differences broaden our awareness, enrich our daily experiences and contribute to our collective strength. People of color, members of underrepresented ethnic or socioeconomic populations and bilingual/multi-lingual speakers are strongly encouraged to apply. Roles typically require the ability to be stationary for extended periods of time and to travel to meetings outside of the office; ability to lift more than 10 pounds on occasion; may require the ability to climb stairs.