Welcome to the Nonprofit, Social Justice, and Education interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that support, teach, advocate for diverse populations including members of underrepresented communities, young adults, and children. People who pursue careers in nonprofits, social justice, and education collaborate well with diverse groups, are adaptable, and have outstanding communication skills. Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): Early childhood and K-12 educator, counselor, volunteer coordinator, victim advocate, academic adviser, community organizer, and fundraising manager.

Pivoting Paths Toward a Career in Social Justice (multiple shared articles and resources)

Pivoting Paths Toward a Career in Social Justice (multiple shared articles and resources)

Considering how you might make a passion for social justice into a career? Take a moment to hear from others regarding what they considered in doing so and start your own exploring of the field and various opportunities to carry …

By Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
Melinda Gilliam (She/Her) Career Coach Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
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Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowship Opportunties!

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowship Opportunties!

The Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) is accepting applications for Academic Year 2021-22 and Summer 2021 fellowships until January 31, 2021. To be eligible, undergraduate students must be at least at the intermediate or advanced level in one of …

By Luis Santiago (He/Him)
Luis Santiago (He/Him) Associate Director of Coaching Operations Luis Santiago (He/Him)
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New Feature – Sign In To Our Website with Your UW Net ID!

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Are you tired of trying to remember different sets of credentials for each tool on our website, such as Handshake, PathwayU, LinkedIn Learning, GoinGlobal, and Husky Landing?  New in 2021 – you can log in to our website using your …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director Briana Randall (She/Her)
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National Non-Profits Civil Rights and Social Justice Jobs

National Non-Profits Civil Rights and Social Justice Jobs

Identifying opportunities to pursue a passion and/or commitment to social justice can be challenging. Looking for positions with reputable companies that demonstrate a commitment in this area can also contribute to this challenge. In addition to several resources available to …

By Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
Melinda Gilliam (She/Her) Career Coach Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
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How to Break Into Non-Profit Work (Shared Article from The Muse)

How to Break Into Non-Profit Work (Shared Article from The Muse)

This is a shared article from The Muse that shares valuable insights on how to break into non-profit work:

“Want to make the world a better place, but aren’t sure where to start? A career in the nonprofit world could …

By Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
Melinda Gilliam (She/Her) Career Coach Melinda Gilliam (She/Her)
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