You’re a do-gooder, a big-hearted advocate, a community-driven activist. You’re building a mission-driven career, and it’s time to make a next move. Below, eight non-profit organizations that are hiring people like you right now. Not seeing anything that strikes your fancy? Head on over to all the non-profits hiring in Oakland right now.

Girls Inc. of Alameda County

Says the non-profit: “Girls Inc. of Alameda County’s mission is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Since 1958, we have responded to the unique needs of girls aged 5-18. We empower girls in underserved communities, equipping them to navigate gender, economic, and racial barriers and grow into healthy, educated, and independent adults.”

Hiring for: Multiple, including accountant, development director, program leaders, communications, HR


ARISE High School

Says the non-profit: “ARISE High School ensures that our community RISES UP! to become intellectual leaders of the world. ARISE is located in the heart of the Fruitvale neighborhood of Oakland. 95% of our 260 students are low-income students of color. Our students are immersed in a challenging college-prep curriculum that emphasizes knowledge of self, critical consciousness, and performance assessment. The curriculum is enacted in the context of a highly personalized and supportive environment, which provides wrap-around services through our socio-emotional counselors, college advisors, and teachers. We are thrilled that 90% of our graduating seniors have been accepted to a 4-year college!”

Hiring for: Student Intervention and Support Coordinator, Administrative Assistant


Public Allies Silicon Valley

Says the non-profit:

Public Allies' mission is to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it. We proudly partner with AmeriCorps.”

Hiring for: Project Coordinators


Jewish Community Center of the East Bay

Says the non-profit: “The JCC of the East Bay provides a comfortable and warm gathering place for Jews wishing to affirm their cultural and ethnic origins. Our members and visitors represent all facets of the Jewish community and many are unaffiliated with other Jewish organizations or synagogues. All programs emphasize and celebrate Jewish values and culture, and are open to everyone. Together, with an active Board of Directors, our dedicated staff, and our strong and active volunteer teams work together to build a strong community.”

Hiring for: Afterschool Teacher


Resource Development Associates

Says the non-profit: “RDA is a mission-driven consulting firm. Our commitment to social and economic justice permeates every aspect of our work. We believe that government, when partnered with community based organizations and consumers of service, can and does improve the lives of individuals, families, and communities. Our goal is to work with our clients and their communities to help them articulate, design, fund, implement, and evaluate their own best ideas.”

Hiring for: Senior Project Manager - Social Services/Homelessness Initiative, Director of Justice Practice, Research Associate


Alternatives in Action

Says the non-profit: “At Alternatives in Action, we believe young people are powerful. In our schools and community programs, we seeyoung people striving for more voice, more connection, more ownership, and more meaningful ways to make a difference - for their own future and their communities. Every day we're growing the leaders who will transform our schools, our neighborhoods, and our world.”

Hiring for: Senior Development Manager, High School Math Teacher, Behavioral Health Program Manager, Interim Clinical Care Manager, McClymonds Clinical Care Manager


Oakland Parks and Recreation Foundation

Says the non-profit: “Since 1981, the Oakland Parks and Recreation Foundation has worked to provide financial and volunteer resources in addition to advocacy for recreation programs and parks in Oakland. The Foundation plays an active role in rehabilitating park facilities, funding recreation programs all across Oakland, and supporting more than 90 community groups.”

Hiring for: Program & Operations Assistant


Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley

Says the non-profit: “Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. We revitalize neighborhoods, build affordable and sustainable housing solutions, and empower families through successful homeownership. Since 1986, we have partnered with volunteers, the community, and qualified families with limited incomes to strengthen communities in Alameda, Contra Costa, and Santa Clara Counties.”

Hiring for: Community Outreach Specialist, Home Preservation Loan Administrator, Homeowner Selection Coordinator


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