Program Director – Harmony Initiative | Justice Funders
About the Organization:
Justice Funders is a partner and guide for philanthropy in reimagining practices that advance a thriving and just world. Justice Funders is the national outgrowth of our local work tested and incubated in the Bay Area Justice Funders Network over the last eight years. Building on successful interventions to reimagine philanthropic practices, Justice Funders' work encompasses the Bay Area Justice Funders Network as well as leadership development, consulting, and a lab for experimental philanthropy. Responding to the needs of both movements and the philanthropic sector, Justice Funders supports individual, organizational, and field-wide transformation in philanthropy to achieve a just transition. We are guided by the Just Transition principles that build political and economic power to shift from an extractive economy to a regenerative economy.
About the Position:
The Program Director – Harmony Initiative position is a new role for the organization. It reflects the expansion of our vision as an organization, as well as builds on a body of leadership development and consulting work that has been led by existing staff over the last three years. The role of this position is to (1) lead and manage Justice Funders’ flagship leadership development program, The Harmony Initiative, and (2) serve as a trainer, facilitator and consultant on consulting engagements that build the capacity of grantmaking organizations and philanthropic support organizations. Through this leadership development and capacity building work, this person will be part of a cohesive team working to: (1) Facilitate equitable grantmaking practices; (2) Support philanthropic leaders to become conscious practitioners for a Just Transition in Philanthropy; (3) Support individuals and institutions to deepen their alignment and practice towards a Just Transition; and (4) Amplify the efforts of regenerative economic movements and allies in philanthropy across the broader field.
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