Communications Consultant for Transforming Power Fund

The Transforming Power Fund (TPF) is a new Detroit-based social justice fund committed to transformative systems change. The fund is being developed as a sponsored project of Allied Media Projects. TPF is an attempt to put into practice the 12 Recommendations for Detroit Funders produced in 2015 by Allied Media Projects and Detroit Peoples’ Platform. It is also informed by the research of the 2017 report, Changing the Conversation: Philanthropic Funding and Community Organizing in Detroit.

National Director for Higher Heights for America

Higher Heights seeks a high-level experienced National Director who will be responsible for a broad range of program objectives to build and strengthen Higher Heights’ political and program strategy. The position requires working with key stakeholders at the local, state and national level to set plans and programs that achieve multiple, shared objectives.

Communications Representative for Civil Service Commission

SOCIAL MEDIA/GRAPHIC DESIGN

The purpose of this position is to design and provide content for ORS social media targeting an external customer base of active, inactive, and retired members of the systems administered by the Office of Retirement Services. The position also provides graphic design support for ORS publications and other ORS communication vehicles.

Member Specialist and Advocate for Runaway and Homeless Youth Drop-In Center

The Member Specialist + Advocate is responsible for creating and maintaining an environment that is welcoming, safe and affirming to youth members (ages 14-24) who are experiencing unsafe/unstable housing or are literally homeless. By engaging and building authentic relationships, this person will come alongside members to support them in moving from crisis to connected.

Executive Director for East Hills Council of Neighbors

East Hills Council of Neighbors (EHCN) is seeking a qualified and energetic candidate to fill the Executive Director position starting June 1. The Director will work with the Board of Directors, volunteers, and vested groups to develop and implement effective outreach strategies that engage residents in building a strong and inclusive neighborhood, prevent crime, and develop grassroots leadership opportunities. EHCN is a dynamic, community-based organization working to attract re-investment in the East Hills neighborhood, while building community leaders and advocating for a thriving, walkable community. 

Executive Director for Girls on The Run

We know this is not a political/civic job, but Girls on the Run ROCKS - and we support efforts to foster strong, confident girls!!

The Girls on the Run (GOTR) Executive Director must possess a passion for and commitment to improving the lives and opportunities of girls in third through eighth grades in Kent and Muskegon counties. The GOTR program provides a safe and interactive way to learn about healthy living that includes an introduction and education on important topics such as goal-setting, cooperation, healthy decision-making and self-respect while training for a 5K event.  The innovative curriculum teaches girls to listen and open up while also encouraging them to commit to a healthy lifestyle and harness their inner strength. Our important mission is accomplished by giving girls the tools to make positive choices for a healthy body and mind while reducing the many risks they face today.

Kairos Fellowship

The Kairos Fellowship is designed to build the next generation of leaders in the field of civic tech, digital campaigning, and online organizing. Through the Fellowship, we invest in leaders, now and for the long term, with training, mentorship, and strategic support. It is Kairos Fellows and alumni who will create new tech tools and change how we organize to build long-term winning power.

HIV Prevention Program Manager- Red Project

Significant strides have been made in the past two decades in the medical treatment and care of HIV. The end of the epidemic can be seen with the advent of PrEP, and U = U. However, significant stigma remains and there is extremely disproportionate access to these service among different demographic groups creating health disparities. This project seeks to manage and improve prevention services at Red Project, including integrated rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing in our 7 county region, PrEP navigation and access, targeted outreach in communities of color and among men who have sex with men and people who inject drugs, and early access to care and case management.

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center- Public Policy Coordinator

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) is a legal resource center for immigrant communities across Michigan with offices in Ypsilanti, Detroit, Grand Rapids, and Kalamazoo. This position will be based in our Ypsilanti or Kalamazoo offices. MIRC works to build a thriving Michigan where immigrant communities experience equity and belonging. The Welcoming Michigan initiative is also a program of MIRC. Visit michiganimmigrant.org for more information.