Job Board

The 11th Hour Project
Dec 7, 2018
Dec 22, 2018

The 11th Hour Project, a Palo Alto-based program of The Schmidt Family Foundation, is committed to
promoting a responsible relationship with the planet’s food, water and energy resources. We are looking
for an exceptional person to provide administrative support to our Food and Agriculture Program, which
is focused on exposing the true costs of industrial agriculture, building power in affected communities,
and advancing regenerative farming models. The Program Coordinator must have an excellent work ethic,
be highly organized and skilled at setting priorities, and possess a willingness to jump in with both feet.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, smart, and highly productive; a quick study who
thrives in a high-performing organization where standards are high and work is expected to be done
quickly, efficiently, and accurately. This position reports to the Program Director for the Food and Agriculture Program. Deadline to apply is Friday, December 21, 2018.

The NorthLight Foundation
Nov 13, 2018
Jan 31, 2019

The Program Assistant will provide administrative, research and grants management support to the Executive Director of the NorthLight Foundation. The NorthLight Foundation, a New York-based private foundation established by Dan and Sheryl Tishman, invests at the intersection of human and environmental landscapes, looking for opportunities to work with organizations and thought leaders to deliver high impact and systemic change.
The work of NorthLight Foundation envisions a world where the earth’s natural environment is healthy, protected and sustained for future generations. Our work focuses on building new power across diverse communities to lead on environmental protection, with a particular focus on climate and land conservation. We fund through a lens of economic and environmental justice. In addition to its work in the environment, the NorthLight Foundation also funds the frontiers of brain science...

The NorthLight Foundation
Nov 13, 2018
Jan 31, 2019

The Program Associate will work closely with the Trustees and Executive Director in building and operationalizing key Foundation strategies aimed at strengthening and broadening the environmental movement. This position reports directly to the Executive Director of the NorthLight Foundation.
The NorthLight Foundation, a private foundation established by Dan and Sheryl Tishman, invests at the intersection of human and environmental landscapes, looking for opportunities to work with organizations and thought leaders to deliver high impact and systemic change...

Switzer Foundation
Oct 23, 2018
Feb 3, 2019

The Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation is a results-driven family foundation that invests in environmental leadership through fellowships to individuals and grants to organizations that drive positive environmental change. The Executive Director reports to, and works closely with, the seven-member Board of Directors. The Board of the Foundation includes Switzer family members, former Switzer Fellows and individuals with expertise in the fields of science, policy, research and education. This unique composition creates a strong board that provides a solid foundation for the Executive Director’s direction. The Executive Director is the lead staff person responsible for foundation management, Program operations and Board support. The Executive Director has lead responsibility for carrying out the annual goals of the Foundation as directed by the Board... 

Patagonia
Oct 16, 2018
Dec 31, 2018

This role is responsible for the strategic development, research, implementation and execution of Patagonia’s environmental funding programs with an emphasis on key priority regions and issues. They are responsible for facilitating and developing relationships with prospective and ongoing grantees, engaging employees as key stakeholders throughout the funding process, facilitating requests through all aspects of the grants process and preparing regular reports on respective funding initiatives and programs.   

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders
Sep 7, 2018
Dec 30, 2018

SAFSF seeks a full-time Member and Strategic Partnerships Manager to support, mobilize, and expand SAFSF’s membership and secure new revenue in support of our strategic direction. The Manager will work alongside other staff to foster relationships with current SAFSF members; increase awareness and usage of SAFSF’s services, benefits, resources, and programs; and ensure that a culture of service to members is preserved and promoted throughout SAFSF...

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders
Sep 7, 2018
Dec 30, 2018

SAFSF seeks a full-time Program Associate to play a critical supporting role in developing SAFSF’s core programming and events that build capacity, strengthen connections, and foster collaboration within the philanthropic and impact investing sectors. The Program Associate will work as part of the program team, collaborating closely with SAFSF’s staff and funder planning committees to develop, promote, and execute aspects of SAFSF’s programming related to in-person meetings (including the Annual SAFSF Forum), virtual meetings (including webinars and conference calls), and online content...

Pisces Foundation
Sep 4, 2018
Dec 30, 2018

We are seeking a collaborative, solutions-oriented self-starter to join our mission-driven team as Program Associate, Water. The Program Associate plays a critical role in grants management and monitoring as well as core operating functions for the program and the Foundation. The position reports to the Water Program Officer...