Program Associate

Who We Are

Established in 1988, The Tow Foundation is a family foundation committed to promoting justice, wellness and access to opportunities so that individuals and communities can thrive. Grounded in our work in Connecticut and New York, we support visionary leaders and nonprofit organizations that serve historically marginalized populations, help individuals contribute to their communities and champion advancements and experiences that make it possible for all people to live a healthy and joyous life. In all that we do, we are guided by our core values of collaboration, transformation, innovation and entrepreneurship. To accomplish our goals, we invest in innovative programs and reform in the areas of culture, higher education, journalism, justice and community wellness, and medicine.

If you, like us, are motivated by a desire to make a positive impact, then come join our growing team.


The Program Associate reports to and supports the Foundation’s Program Directors and Senior Program Officer by providing administrative, project management and logistical support. This position is a vital member of the program team and works collaboratively with staff across the Foundation. The Program Associate serves as the key point of contact for current and prospective grantee partners, monitors deadlines and tasks related to active grants, and conducts research projects.

Strong candidates must be passionate about supporting innovative approaches to investing in high-impact and promising nonprofits the Foundation supports that range from small grassroots organizations to large complex institutions.


$70,000 to $80,000


Click here for more information or to apply. Details and How to Apply

We are managing the application process via LinkedIn and you should submit a resume via LinkedIn. We will prioritize the review of your resume over your LinkedIn profile and you are encouraged to apply even if your LinkedIn profile is not up to date. If you do not have access to LinkedIn, then please email your resume to [email protected] with the subject "Program Associate.” The deadline to apply is August 10th, 2022.

Should you advance to the next round, you will be asked to submit a cover letter and create a LinkedIn profile to continue going through our screening process. The ideal start date for this position is October 16, 2022.

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  • Kevin Perez
    published this page in Job Board 2022-07-26 16:38:49 -0400