DART: Seeking Community Organizers for Social Justice

With Who:  Direct Action and Research Training Center (DART)

Locations: 

  • South Carolina: Charleston
  • Florida: St. Petersburg, Tampa, Sarasota, Lakeland, Ft. Myers, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Daytona Beach, Miami
  • Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington
  • Kansas: Lawrence
  • Virginia: Richmond

Type of Employment:  Full-time

Position Summary:  DART will hold an online info session on Wednesday, January 29 at 7 pm to discuss careers in community organizing. All CofC students and alumni welcome, particularly those graduating before January 2021.

RSVP at www.thedartcenter.org/CofC

DART organizations unite congregations to work for social, economic and racial justice, including:

  • Plugging the school-to-prison pipeline
  • Reining in predatory lending practices
  • Expanding access to primary health and dental care
  • Prioritizing funding for affordable housing and job training
  • Fighting for immigrants’ rights
  • Police accountability

Positions start August 10, 2020 and January 11, 2021 in:

  • South Carolina: Charleston
  • Florida: St. Petersburg, Tampa, Sarasota, Lakeland, Ft. Myers, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Daytona Beach, Miami
  • Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington
  • Kansas: Lawrence
  • Virginia: Richmond

Starting salary $39,064/year + benefits.

DART organizations are largely made up of low- and moderate-income, minority and immigrant communities. We strongly encourage people from these backgrounds, as well as fluent Spanish speakers, to apply.

To apply or learn more about DART, visit www.thedartcenter.org. Still have questions? Contact hannah@thedartcenter.org or 202-841-0353.

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Megan Gould

Ms. Gould is the Coordinator for Events, Outreach, and Public Relations for the Department of Communication at the College of Charleston.

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