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Non-Profit / Social Justice / Education

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.

Serve Your Community, Launch Your Career with Greater South Sound VISTA


Despite many aspects of the future looking quite unpredictable due to the COVID-19 pandemic, opportunities to serve our community’s most vulnerable abound. For over 50 years, AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) has mobilized members to where the need …

By Lindsay Fujimoto
Lindsay Fujimoto Volunteer Engagement Coordinator
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Nonprofit Jobs in Washington State, A Job Board to Pay Attention To

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As a job seeker, we have to know where to look to find these jobs. Indeed and Idealist are great sources to start with but we can never have to many tools in our job searching toolbox and that is …

By CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
CJ Sanchez (He/Him) Career Coach CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
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Community Engagement & Leadership Education Center (CELE) Service Opportunities



The Community Engagement and Leadership Education Center has launched their new Community Partners Opportunities page to support students who are looking for ways to advance community based work through volunteer positions. If you are looking to volunteer with non-profits …

By Dawn Cheung
Dawn Cheung Career Coach Dawn Cheung
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85+ Employers Looking to Hire Huskies – 5/13 UW Virtual Job & Internship Fair

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Students & Alumni: Register Here

We are one week away from the first ever Tri-Campus Virtual Job & Internship Fair on May 13th from 10am-2pm PDT and excited to announce that we have over 85 employers that are eager to …

By Mattie Bess
Mattie Bess Employer Relations Manager Mattie Bess
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The 7 Top Websites For Nonprofit Jobs (Shared Article from Forbes)

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This is a shared article from Forbes written by:
Nancy Collamer
Next Avenue Contributor Group

Here are my seven favorites; they’re all free, but you need to register on some of them:

Encore.org is the most comprehensive site for …

By CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
CJ Sanchez (He/Him) Career Coach CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
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Virtual Interview Practice

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Non-Profit / Social Justice / Education Positions of 2019-2020 Graduates

This table shows the title, employer, and major for a sampling of 2019-2020 UW graduates who reported working in non-profit/social …

In Demand Skills for Nonprofit, Social Justice, & Education Careers

Philanthropy Northwest Job Bank
Philanthropy is at its best when it is collaborative and inclusive. We promote, facilitate and inspire effective philanthropy that supports …

Jobs. Internships. Volunteering. Action. Events. Idealist is all about connecting idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities …

Career & Industry Guides

Vault Career Guide to Nonprofit Careers

Whether you’re mulling over the pros and cons of a career in the nonprofit sector, or are actively seeking employment …

Vault Career Guide to Education, Third Edition

Nearly one in four Americans is an enrolled student at any given time. As a result of this great demand …

Vault Guide to Child Care Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for a career …