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Campaign Manager , LUCHA

Phoenix, AZ

Campaign Manager Arizonans for Fair Wages and Healthy Families Campaign Job Title: Campaign Manager Position Location: Phoenix, Arizona LUCHA is a progressive, grassroots, community-based organization engaged in and committed to building power throughout communities in Arizona. At LUCHA, we work to ensure that everyone has access to the American Dream by amplifying the voices of low- ...

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Managing Director

Denver, CO

FRESC  is hiring Managing Director C4 JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Managing Director Position Location: DenverMetro, Colorado About FRESC:  FRESC’smission is to build power to ensure that our economy and political system workfor all Colorado residents, especially low income people, communities of colorand immigrants.  FRESC creates this change by engaging unions, workers,faith comm ...

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Bilingual Organizer, Make The Road CT

Bridgeport, CT

POSITION LOCATION: Bridgeport, CT ABOUT MAKE THE ROAD CONNECTICUT: Make the Road Connecticut (MRCT) is a new sister organizationto the highly-effective and long-standing organization Make the Road New York. MRCT is building amembership base in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and has already launched campaigns to advance immigrantand worker rights at the state and city level. ...

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Campaign Organizer Local Progress

Washington, DC

Position Location: Flexible with a preference for Washington DC About the Project: Local Progress is the policy network of progressive elected officials from cities and counties around the country committed to shared prosperity, equal justice under law, sustainable cities, and good government that serves the public interest. Hand-in-hand with community-based organizations and unions committed to advancing a social justice agenda, the elected officials and staff of Local Pro ...

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Lead Organizer

Washington, DC

Position Summary: SPACEs is an inter-disciplinary social justice organization that unleashes the capacity of people and organizations to create communities of HOPE (Healing, Opportunity and Possibility for Everyone). SPACEs seeks an experienced organizer who shares the organization’s belief that, collectively with others, we can put a serious dent in the issue of generational poverty – including the issue of low-quality jobs -- in the D ...

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Political Director

Washington, DC

Job Title:  Political Director  Position Location: Washington, DC The Center for Popular Democracy and Center for Popular Democracy Action (CPD/A) build organizing power to transform the local, state and national policy landscape through deep, long-term partnerships with 43 powerful community organizing groups in 30 states across the country. We seek an experienced and energetic professional who will lead our Politics Department to build ...

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Community Schools Support Coordinator

Washington, DC, DC

Community Schools Support Coordinator Position Location: Washington, DC strongly preferred The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD, c3) and CPD Action (c4) are a national network of 43 community-based organizations in 30 states that build organizing power to transform the local, state and national policy landscape through deep, long-term partnerships with leading community organizing groups and progressive labor unions nationwide. We seek ...

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Statewide Campaign Manager - Florida Campaign for Earned Sick Days

Orlando, FL

Background: The Florida Campaign for Earned Sick Days is a statewide constitutional amendment campaign seeking to place Earned Sick Days on the November 2016 ballot and win. In 2015, the campaign will focus on petition collecting and organizational infrastructure building throughout the state in a way that creates long term sustainability for organizations, while pushing forward a successful ballot initiative. In 2016, the campaign will focus on voter engagement and turnout. Opport ...

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Major Gifts Manager

Brooklyn, NY

About CPD The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) is a national organization which builds long-term power and opportunity for low-income communities, immigrants and communities of color. CPD works with and through a network of 43 dynamic state partner organizations located in 30 states that have a combined membership of over 400,000 people. Our national staff is made up of over 55 passiona ...

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Regional Canvas Director

New York, NY

About CPD:  The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. CPD works to build the strength and capacity of democratic organizations to envision and advance a pro-worker, pro-immigrant, racial and economic justice agenda. About the Position:  CPD is seeking R ...

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Director of Strategic Research

New York, NY

Position Location: Preferably Brooklyn, NY or Washington, DC The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) is seeking a full-time Director of Strategic Research to help shape and execute the research components of our campaigns for economic justice, immigrants’ rights, and racial justice.  The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action builds organizing power and transforms the local, state, and national policy landscape through deep, ...

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​Operations Support Lead – CPD’s Sustainability Initiative

New York, NY

Position Location: preferably Brooklyn, NY About CPD: The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. CPD works to build the strength and capacity of democratic organizations to envision and advance a pro-worker, pro-immigrant, racial and economic justice agenda.</ ...

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Senior Manager, States Initiative

New York, NY

Senior Manager, States Initiative Position Location: Open Center for Popular Democracy, c3) and CPD Action (c4)build organizing power to transform the local, state and national policy landscape through deep, long-term partnerships with leading community organizing groups and progressive labor unions nation ...

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Canvass Director

New York, NY

Position Locations: New York, Los Angeles, Orlando, Detroit, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Miami, Denver, and Tampa About CPD:  The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. CPD works to build the strength and capacity of democratic organizati ...

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Campaign Director for Immigrant Justice

New York, NY

Position Location: flexible Primary Responsibilities  The campaign director will have primary responsibility for work including: ·       Building deep, close relationships with core CPD affiliates who are focused on, or interesting building out, immigrant justice campaign work; ·       Providing strategic campaign and organizing support to affiliates working to advance municipal or state-level immigrant rights  campaigns; ...

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Law Graduate Public Interest Fellowship Opportunities

New York, NY

The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) is a national network of close to fifty community-based organizations in 35 states that build organizing power to transform the local, state and national policy landscape through deep, long-term partnerships with leading community organizing groups and progressive labor unions nationwide. CPD provides legal and strategic support on state and local legislative campaigns that advance a pro-worker, pro-immigrant, racial justice agenda, while building ...

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Lead Organizer, Economic Justice, Fair Workweek Initiative

New York, NY

Lead Organizer, Economic Justice - Brooklyn, NY Center for Popular Democracy, Fair Workweek Initiative Join the next wave in the movement for economic justice in America. Across the country, low-wage hourly workers struggle with jobs with unpredictable part-time hours, low wages and few benefits that strain their families and cause economic insecurity. The Center for Popular Democracy’s Fair Workweek Initiative (FWI) seeks a Lead Organize ...

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Director of Capacity Building

New York and D. C, NY

The Center for Popular Democracy(CPD, c3) and CPD Action (c4) are a national network of close to fifty community-based organizations in 35 states that build organizing power to transform the local, state and national policy landscape through deep,long-term partnerships with leading community organizing groups and progressive labor unions nationwide. We seek an energetic, experienced Director of Capacity Building, to i) Coordinate and support our program of capacity-building, which ...

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