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4223Fellowship/employment - The San Francisco Foundation - Environment Fellow

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  • Asha Agrawal
    Feb 1, 2010
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      [From http://www.sff.org/about/employment-opportunities/?searchterm=fellow
      . See this page for more information, including application details.]

      The San Francisco Foundation
      Multicultural Fellowships in Arts and Culture, Education, and Environment

      We are now accepting applications for the 2010-2012 Fellows in Arts and
      Culture, Education, and Environment Program areas. Please read the
      following carefully for complete application information and to learn
      about the upcoming information sessions. Read more about the Multicultural
      Fellowship Program here in our Program section.

      General qualifications:

      * Self-directed, team-oriented, and leadership qualities.
      * Demonstrated interest in fundraising, donor development, and
      nonprofit or public service.
      * Volunteer and/or work experience in a specific Program area as
      specified below.
      * Eagerness to learn about the philanthropic sector.
      * Ability to interact effectively with diverse audiences from varying
      socio-economic backgrounds.
      * Strong oral and written communication skills and analytical skills.
      * Ease in producing high quality work in a high-production,
      multiple-project environment.
      * Strong computer/software skills, including Windows and Microsoft
      Word and Excel.
      * Familiarity with Raiser’s Edge a plus.
      * A Master’s degree in a relevant area or equivalent research and
      analysis experience preferred.
      * A minimum of five years of related work experience is required in
      addition to the specific requirements for each of the program areas noted

      Arts and Culture Program Fellow Qualifications: Deep knowledge of visual,
      performing, media, and/or literary arts. A background in the arts and
      nonprofit experience is important. An understanding of the issues facing
      arts organizations and individual artists is essential.

      Education Program Fellow Qualifications: Knowledge of child and youth
      development issues with an understanding of schools, childcare, or
      youth-serving programs required. Knowledge of school reform issues is
      desirable. Background in organizational development, policy analysis, or
      evaluation is especially welcome.

      Environment Fellow Qualifications: Education and experience in the area of
      environmental advocacy, environmentally sustainable economies,
      environmental health and justice, land-use, smart growth, and policy work.
      A background in Bay Area environmental justice issues and environmental
      sustainability is desired. Knowledge of climate change policies and
      programs will be helpful.


      $46,000-$50,000 annually

      Application Deadline:

      Monday, March 22, 2010. Emailed applications must be received by 5:30 p.m.
      Mailed applications must be postmarked by the deadline date.

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