LGBT Community and Employment Discrimination

LGBT Community and Employment Discrimination

Community, Jobs
Today, SF LGBT Center's Director Rebecca Rolfe shared her interview with SF Examiner regarding employment discrimination facing the LGBT Community. Today the San Francisco Examiner provided me with the opportunity to discuss a very real problem for the LGBTQ community in San Francisco: unemployment and employment discrimination and harassment, particularly among transgender individuals and people of color. You can read the entire piece here.   While many of us are enjoying incredible prosperity, a large number of LGBTQ people living here continue to experience unemployment, underemployment, and/or barely making a living wage.    With your continued support, the SF LGBT Center is working hard to help alleviate this problem.  Our LGBTQ Employment and Trans Employment programs work with over 3,000 people every year to provide them with the tools they need to be…
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Chief Program Officer  Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)

Chief Program Officer Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)

Advocacy, Community, Jobs
Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) - New York, NY Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources for LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people, and provides cultural competency training for aging providers and LGBT organizations. Position Overview: With dual reporting lines to the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, the Chief Program Officer is part of a seven-person executive leadership team. The Chief Program Officer is responsible for ensuring SAGE’s direct services are…
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Administrative Analyst Transgender Initiatives

Administrative Analyst Transgender Initiatives

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City & County of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA Introduction APPOINTMENT TYPE: Permanent Exempt (PEX), this position is excluded by the Charter from the competitive Civil Service examination process and shall serve at the discretion of the Appointing Officer. POSITION DESCRIPTION: San Francisco is the first city in the nation to have a position dedicated to advancing the rights of the transgender community. Under general direction of the new Senior Advisor for Transgender Initiatives, the 1822 Administrative Analyst conducts complex analysis to support the development and evaluation of transgender policy and initiatives. The incumbent will assist with the coordination of the City’s transgender policies across departments, providing difficult and detailed professional-level analytical work in a variety of functional areas, such as legislative and policy analysis; budgeting; program evaluation and…
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Grant Manager Center on Halsted Chicago

Grant Manager Center on Halsted Chicago

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Center on Halsted - Chicago, IL The Grant Writer will lead the identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of private foundations and government agencies. The Manager will also coordinate internal staff and resources to develop accurate and timely funding proposals, intermittent and final reports and will create the Center's annual reports. The Grant Writer is responsible for the planning and management of raising funds from corporations, foundations, and government agencies through a broad range of fundraising activities including proposals, site visits, stewardship, reports, research, and other meaningful contact with donors and prospects. Job Responsibilities: Effectively prepare and guide the COO in the capacity of cultivation and stewardship of existing and potential foundation donors—planning how and when to leverage her time and resources as it relates to relationship management. Write all agency proposals,…
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Assistant Director of Leadership and LGBTQIA Involvement

Assistant Director of Leadership and LGBTQIA Involvement

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Washington University in St. Louis The Assistant Director of Leadership and LGBTQIA Involvement serves as a key member of the Campus Life team by supporting two major components of the Student Affairs mission: student leadership and diversity and inclusion. To support these priorities, the Assistant Director will offer strategic influence over the following areas: LGBTQIA Involvement and Leadership Development Programs. The Assistant Director is an advisor, advocate, and resource to lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, trans*, queer, questioning, and intersex students. They are responsible for identifying and supporting the academic, intellectual, social, cultural, recreational, educational and political needs of LGBT students through student mentorship, student group advising, and programming/initiatives. The Assistant Director plays a key role in the development and growth of leadership programs and student leader support that prioritizes social…
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LGBT Immigrant Community Organizer

LGBT Immigrant Community Organizer

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LGBT Network – Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth; The Long Island LGBT Center; Services and Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE-LI); Queens LGBT Community Center (Q-Center) – Bayshore, NY The LGBT Network has an immediate opening for an LGBT Immigrant Community Organizer.  This position will report to the Director of Community Services. Principal Duties and Responsibilities: The LGBT Immigrant Community Organizer is responsible for: Identify and engage LGBT people of color and immigrants of all ages across Long Island, with targeted efforts to engage youth and empower leaders Raise awareness of the issues and rights of LGBT people of color and immigrants through community education, group and family events, and individual empowerment Conduct base-building by researching and fostering relationships with key gatekeepers, including community members and institutions Build and mobilize…
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Director of Programs LGBT Network

Director of Programs LGBT Network

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LGBT Network - Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth; The Long Island LGBT Center; Services and Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE-LI); Queens LGBT Community Center (Q-Center) - Bay Shore, NY The LGBT Network (The Network) is seeking an experienced Director of Programs to manage and lead a program department staff of fifteen employees. The Director of Programs will develop new programs; track and evaluate existing programming; assist with the securing of funding to support diverse program initiatives and supervise four mid-level management staff. This position reports directly to the Chief Operating Officer (COO) or his designee and is responsible for: The Director of Programs is primarily responsible for the daily management and oversight of all LGBT Network programs and services. Specifics include: Oversee the day-to-day program operations of the LGBT…
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San Francisco Executive Assistant SF LGBT Center

San Francisco Executive Assistant SF LGBT Center

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The San Francisco LGBT Community Center - San Francisco, CA The Executive Assistant provides skilled administrative and program support to the Executive Director Program responsibilities include communications (social media, press releases, and reports), special projects, serving as a liaison to community groups, and participation in planning for program and/or fundraising events. Administrative support includes scheduling, prioritization, maintaining administrative systems, and communicating with constituents. The Executive Assistant interacts with a wide range of stakeholders, including political leaders, donors, volunteers, community members and representatives of community organizations, and must do so with the utmost professionalism, tact and discretion. The ideal candidate will be a nimble and skilled problem solver with exemplary people skills who handles pressure with grace. San Francisco Executive Assistant SF LGBT Center ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Assist the Executive Director…
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San Francisco Director of Communications SF LGBT Center

San Francisco Director of Communications SF LGBT Center

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The San Francisco LGBT Community Center - San Francisco, CA - San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center  The Director of Communications is a key leadership position on the Center's staff with core responsibility for strengthening and expanding the Center's marketing and communication efforts to advance the agency's mission and vision. This position was established to better demonstrate the deep impact the Center has on the community. It reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the senior management team and staff to develop short and long term communications, media and promotional strategies, manage media relations, videos and publications and create content for a broad range of media platforms. San Francisco Director of Communications SF LGBT Center Essential Job Functions: Develop, maintain and evaluate the Center's communications/marketing plan, oversee…
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SF Executive Director GLBT Historical Society

SF Executive Director GLBT Historical Society

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GLBT Historical Society - San Francisco, CA Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society (GLBTHS) Seeks a part-time Executive Director (ED) The Executive Director provides the vision, strategic direction, and overall management for the GLBT Historical Society. The Executive Director is responsible for fundraising, development, supervision of staff, relationship building for the organization and overseeing program development and implementation. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the ED will ensure that the organization is fiscally and administratively sound and that its development efforts, programs, operations, communications, and information systems are effective and move the organization towards its goals. This position will start at half time and is expected to become full time in 6-12 months as the ED increases development. SF Executive Director GLBT Historical Society Responsibilities Create development plan and lead…
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