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Job Opportunities with Resource Generation

Two great job opportunities with our friends at Resource Generation! Two Job Opportunities with Resource Generation Resource Generation (RG) organizes young people with wealth to leverage resources and privilege for social change. Through community building, education and organizing, we help young people with wealth bring all they have and all they are to the social change movements and issues they care about. Key programs and resources include a developing network of local chapters, national conferences, delegations, action projects and publications. Family Philanthropy Organizer Job Description The Family Philanthropy Organizer will support the successful development of the RG Family Philanthropy Program. This is a 15 hour a week part-time position that runs from March 1 – June 30. There is an opportunity to continue and possibly increase hours depending on resources and mutual interest. This position will be based in New York City or Seattle, salary based upon qualifications (includes benefits). For the complete job description and how to apply please see the “Jobs & Volunteer Opportunities” page on our website. Development and Administrative Coordinator Job Description The development and administrative coordinator is responsible for developing, coordinating and implementing Resource Generation’s fundraising strategies in partnership with staff and board. The coordinator is also responsible for carrying out basic administrative duties of the organization. This 30 hour per week position will be based in New York City salary based upon qualifications (includes benefits). The start date is as soon as March 1. This position is 30 hours a week and includes an […] Read more
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Pacific NW Global Donors Conference April 12

The 2011 Pacific NW Global Donors Conference will be held on April 1-2, 2011 at the Red Lion Hotel in downtown Seattle. This conference is designed expressly for Northwest grantmakers and philanthropists active and/or curious about global philanthropy. The conference will: Provide insights and education on many of today’s most significant global issues- including agriculture, climate justice, human rights, technology and more… Explore best practices in international grantmaking and increase your confidence as a grantmaker Connect you with the growing community of global philanthropists in the Pacific Northwest Below is a list of conference highlights: Regional Briefings on 5 geographic locations Plenary sessions on climate change & agriculture 16 workshops on issues and grantmaking practice Keynote speech by Greg Carr Reception & Networking opportunities Early-bird Registration ends on February 28, 2011 – register now! Read more
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Job Opportunity: Giving Administrator at REI

Thanks to our friends at REI for sharing the job announcement for a Giving Administrator. Details below. To apply online, click here. Job Description: Is it important to feel good about where you work? We think so. At REI, we have a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you. We all share an interest in the outdoors, and also share a commitment to taking care of the natural places where we play so they’re around for generations to come. It’s all part of the REI mission to inspire, educate and outfit for a lifetime of outdoor adventure and stewardship. The Giving Administrator is responsible for implementing and administering corporate programs to engage employees, members and customers with outdoor volunteer stewardship. The Giving Administrator will ensure the efficient and optimal performance of philanthropic efforts to meet program goals. The Giving Administrator’s work will support REI’s organizational commitment to stewardship of the outdoors. Models and acts in accordance with REI’s guiding values and mission. Qualifications : · 3+ years of professional experience in communications, grant-making, non-profit management or a related program area. · 3+ years of proven project management and budgeting experience; achieving organizational goals and demonstrating success through quantitative and qualitative measures. · Prior experience and familiarity with non-profit organizations, preferably relating to development, capacity-building, operations, volunteer programs and financial needs. · Strong knowledge and demonstrated expertise in social media communication. · Actively participates and collaborates with others on one’s […] Read more
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Job Opportunity: The Hewlett Foundation

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is currently hiring: Program Officer, Environment Program Read more
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Job Opportunity: The Hewlett Foundation

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is currently hiring: Director, Grants Administration Department Read more
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Job Opportunity: Tides Foundation

The Tides Foundation is currently hiring: Grants Specialist Read more
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Job Opportunities: The California Wellness Foundation

The California Wellness Foundation is currently hiring  Business Systems/Database Analyst (Woodland Hills – Southern California)  Executive Assistant to The Vice President of Communications (Woodland Hills – Southern California)  Program Assistant (San Francisco) Visit this page for more information. Read more
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Job Opportunity: Stuart Foundation

The Stuart Foundation is currently hiringSenior Program Officer, Education Read more
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Job Opportunity: S. H. Cowell Foundation

The S. H. Cowell Foundation is currently hiringGrants Assistant Read more
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Take our Survey!

EPIP Seattle members and friends are invited to take our short survey which will help us to determine our programs for 2011. Click here to take survey Complete the survey and share your name/organization and email address, and we’ll enter you to win a $25 gift certificate to The Triple Door – the location of our February 10th Happy Hour! You don’t need to be present to win, but we’d love to see you there on Thursday, 2/10/11 from 5-7pm. Happy hour prices end at 6pm, so don’t be late! Click here to take survey Read more
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