Work for JYCA!

JYCA seeks to educate, empower and inspire political, social, environmental and cultural awareness and action in young activists, guided by Jewish values of social justice. This youth-led activism program enables teens to leverage their power towards a collective liberation that will benefit all, including the Jewish community. JYCA not only aims to empower youth to be strong leaders and activists for social change, but also seeks to create a radically different kind of youth culture that is inclusive, loving, and supportive of one another. JYCA offers a space in which youth have agency over their own programs while being supported by adults to be powerful change-makers in our communities.

Working for JYCA means getting to support Jewish youth to build futures in which all people have access to what they need and are living in alignment with the earth. JYCA is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace centered on equity and providing an inclusive, welcoming, and culturally responsive environment for all staff, volunteers, community partners and clients.

Below is a list of job openings available with JYCA.


development manager

The Development Manager is a key member of a small team for Jewish Youth for Community Action. Working closely with the Board of Directors, youth, and the Executive Director, the position will lead in the creation and implementation of JYCA’s fundraising efforts. The Development Manager will be responsible for the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of supporters; collaboratively planning and executing special events; managing our donor database; and designing larger development initiatives. The position will supervise and support a small team of part-time youth staff and facilitate mentoring youth in the areas of financial literacy, nonprofit systems and fundraising.

Learn more about salary, responsibilities, hours and other details here.