Associate Director of Institutional Partnerships

While young people from low-income communities – who are disproportionately young people of color – face systemic inequities in school, in the workforce, and in life, they possess unique strengths, resilience and tremendous potential. When provided with support and resources, these young people fulfill their potential and achieve success in school, work, and life.  

Through a combination of mentoring and transformative experiences, Summer Search supports young people to successfully transition from adolescence into adulthood. We aim to unleash the potential of our young people while also building a toolkit for navigating and challenging systemic barriers to higher education and career opportunities.  To learn more visit:


Summer Search Bay Area is hiring an Associate Director of Institutional Partnerships (ADIP) to be based in Oakland or neighboring offices who will lead the org's regional institutional fundraising. Seeking someone w/ 6-7years related experience that loves building relationships, developing and executing with the support of a team, a comprehensive and diversified institutional giving strategy to grow foundation, corporate and government revenue. Salary range is 95-105k. Share this post, and reach out with any questions to Vanessa at [email protected] full JD visit:




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Select "Apply for this Position" below to submit a resume and targeted cover letter, addressed to Kenyon DeVault, Deputy Director, that speaks to your passion for Summer Search’s mission and answers the question, “Why are you interested in the Associate Director of Institutional Partnerships opportunity at Summer Search?”