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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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National Civic Engagement and Politics Manager

Washington, DC

Position Location: Washington DC preferred. Exceptional candidates from other locations may be considered. Candidates must be available to travel extensively. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA)  promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currentl ...

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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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Senior Legislative Advocate

Washington, DC

Location: Washington, DC About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 53 affiliates and partners across 131 cities in 34 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, DC. and build the strength and capacity of democratic o ...

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National Democracy Manager, Voting Rights & Democracy Program

Washington, DC

Position: National Democracy Manager, Voting Rights & Democracy Program Position Location: Washington DC strongly preferred. Exceptional candidates from other locations may be considered. Candidates must be available to travel extensively. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks ...

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Director of Talent and Equity

Washington D.C., DC

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY preferred About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the strength ...

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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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Canvass Directors

Detroit, MI

Position Locations: Detroit, Michigan & Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  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 ec ...

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Political Field Director - Good Jobs Now (Detroit, MI)

Detroit, MI

Good Jobs Now (GJN) is a grassroots membership based organization that fights for political, economic and social justice for low and moderate income Detroiters. Good Jobs Now and GJN Action seek a Political Field Director to join our team as soon as possible. This position will be responsible for managing and representing the Good Jobs Now political and policy program at the local, state and federal level. Political Directors will be expected to do a wide var ...

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Director of Systems and Administration

Brooklyn, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY or Washington, DC About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, ...

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Bi-Lingual Community Organizer

Brooklyn, NY

About CUFFH: Churches United for Fair Housing is a grassroots organization that works towards community empowerment through community organizing, youth engagement, and by providing sophisticated social services. CUFFH organizes towards preserving and creating vibrant communities that are not exclusive and are really affordable to working families in New York City. CUFFH believes that housing is a human right and that all New Yorkers regardless of their income level or im ...

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Bi-Lingual Constituent Services Specialist

Brooklyn, NY

About CUFFH Churches United for Fair Housing (CUFFH) is a grassroots organization that works towards community empowerment through community organizing, youth engagement, and by providing sophisticated social services. CUFFH organizes towards preserving and creating vibrant communities that are not exclusive and are really affordable to working families in New York City. CUFFH programs serve the extremely low-income and immigrant families that are thr ...

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National Canvass Strategist

New York, NY

Position Location: No specification. Candidates must be available to travel 1 to 2 times per month. The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action is seeking a 6 month National Canvass Strategist. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive uni ...

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National Organizer

New York, NY

Position Location: Washington, DC The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action is seeking a full-time National Organizer About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more ...

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Operations Manager

New York, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY or Washington, DC About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A)  work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the ...

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Senior Policy Strategist

New York, NY

Position Location: Flexible About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the strength and capacity o ...

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Director of Federal Action and Racial Justice

New York, NY

Position Location: Flexible The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action is seeking a full-time Director of Federal Action and Racial Justice. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 ...

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Director of Creative & Social Media Strategy

New York, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY or Washington, DC About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 53 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the st ...

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Director of Field Organizing

New York, NY

Position Location: No specification. Candidates must be available to travel 3-4 times per month. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA)  promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 53 affiliates and partners across 131 cities in 34 states ...

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Executive Assistant

New York, NY

Position Location: Washington, D.C. (preferred); Los Angeles, CA or Brooklyn, NY considered for exceptional candidates About the Position Do you love helping other people get organized, set and stick to smart workplans, and navigate complicated, competing priorities? Are you oriented towards problem solving and finding a smart path forward? Are you skilled at managing your own time effectively, and helping others do the same? Do you love juggling a ...

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Director of Budget and Planning

New York, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY (prefered) or Washington, DC About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy & CPD Action (CPD/A) work together to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 45 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puert ...

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Senior Advisor for Racial Equity

New York, NY

Location: Flexible, with ability to travel The Center for Popular Democracy & CPD Action (CPD/A) promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 50 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the strength and capacity of democratic organizations to envision and adva ...

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Director of Digital Strategies

New York, NY

Position Location: New York, NY or Washington, DC strongly preferred; other locations considered. About CPD + CPDA: The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) work together to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more t ...

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Communications Manager

New York, NY

Position Location: Preference for candidates based in Washington, DC or New York. Exceptions may be made for exceptional candidates. The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action is seeking a full-time Communications Manager About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action work together to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing ...

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Campaign Director for Immigrant Justice

New York, NY

Position Location: flexible The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) is seeking a full-time Campaign Director for Immigrant Justice. About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy promotes equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with ...

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Foundation Relations Manager

New York, NY

About the Position: The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/A) is seeking a full-time Foundation Relations Manager who will be a key part of the Development Team ensuring that CPD/A is stewarding and significantly building its portfolio of institutional donors and foundations.  This position works closely with our Development and all program teams to build new foundation relationships and cultivate existing ones. The person in this position will ...

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Chief of Staff/Managing Director

New York, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY strongly preferred The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together CPD/A) promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 50 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the strength and capacity of democratic organizations ...

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Special Projects Manager for Ana Maria Archila

New York, NY

Position Location: Brooklyn, NY About CPD + CPDA The Center for Popular Democracy & CPD Action promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 50 partner organizations in more than 38 states, Puerto Rico, and D.C., and build the strength and capacity of democratic organizati ...

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Director of the Fed Up Campaign

New York, NY

Position Location: Washington, D.C. or Brooklyn, New York preferred; will consider remote candidates, too The Fed Up Campaign is a groundbreaking and innovative campaign fighting for monetary policy that advances racial and economic justice. The Fed Up Campaign has pushed the Federal Reserve toward true full employment through direct confrontation with directly affected low-income Black and Latinx communities, cutting-edge research, creative communications, and sophisticate...

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Organizer - Communities United

New York, NY

Communities United 2221 Maryland Ave, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21218 www.communitiesunite.org Full-time Organizing ...

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