Development Associate


The Ella Baker Center for Human Rights (EBC) seeks a bright and dedicated Development Associate to help our team move resources into community-led solutions for safety and racial justice. Reporting to the Development Manager and serving as a key member of the individual giving team, the Development Associate will exercise leadership in a collective environment, developing and implementing new strategies for emerging areas in our fundraising program. The successful applicant will have three or more years of professional experience in fundraising and volunteer management, a track record of successful collaboration on complex projects, and a strong political commitment to racial justice and collective liberation.

The Development Associate will lead key portions of EBC’s fundraising work, including development operations, grassroots giving, and sponsorships/partnerships. This role incorporates both fundraising and organizing skills, with an emphasis on supporting and mobilizing members to lead grassroots and mid-level giving projects, engaging local and/or politically aligned businesses to support EBC, and leveraging data to inform fundraising campaign strategy. The Development Associate will oversee EBC’s grassroots and mid-level donor solicitation, stewardship, and online giving activities. In order to expand EBC’s relationship with the recent influx of new grassroots donors, the Development Associate will coordinate mass mobilization efforts, leveraging technology and volunteer support. The position requires the flexibility to work some weekends and evenings as necessary. Preference will be given to people living in the Bay Area, CA.


$62,000.00 to $67,000.00



Click here for more information or to apply.  Please submit application materials in PDF form.  Complete applications must include:

  • Cover letter including a description of your interest in the position and qualifications.
  • Resume.
  • Supplementary letter (1 page max) detailing your experience working with databases and key database-related accomplishments.



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  • Erika Hawthorne
    published this page in Job Board 2022-04-11 12:26:36 -0400