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Do you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of children and families? Do you want to help shape Arizona’s future?
Be a changemaker and apply for positions below that match your skills, experience, and desired interest to help us improve children’s well-being in Arizona.
The Arizona Center for Economic Progress (AZCenter) seeks a new Executive Director. Launched in 2017, the AZCenter is an affiliate of Children’s Action Alliance (CAA), a 501(c)3 nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy organization in Arizona for 33 years. The AZCenter works with advocates, policymakers, and communities to connect the dots between the inequities in our economy and solutions to create a fair and socially just Arizona. The AZCenter is a leader in advancing policies at the state and federal level that create fairer tax codes which raise the revenue needed to invest in education, affordable housing, health care, infrastructure and other supports needed to build thriving communities and better economic opportunities for all Arizonans.
Director, Early Childhood Policy Jun 1, 2021
This Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations and management of the Arizona Early Childhood Alliance, a partnership of 55 statewide organizations that provides the unified voice of public policy for early childhood issues in Arizona. The Director works with national state and local elected officials and their staff, state agency personnel, state and national funders and advocacy organizations, media organizations and community and grassroots stakeholders to develop a policy agenda.
Federal Community Engagement Coordinator Apr 15, 2021
Children’s Action Alliance and its affiliate, the Arizona Center for Economic Progress, are seeking a federal community engagement coordinator to focus on mobilizing communities across Arizona to advance policies at the federal level. This position will work in coordination with our national partners to develop communications and engagement strategies to mobilize communities and advocacy organizations across Arizona to take action in support of federal policy priorities. This full-time position will be responsible for expanding partnerships with community-centered and issue-based organizations to collaborate on federal-level advocacy for policies that will improve economic well-being for people of color and low-income populations in Arizona which will create a stronger economy and thriving communities for all Arizonans.
We envision a world where…
Every child is safe and loved.
Every child enters school healthy and ready to learn.
Every child has access to quality, affordable health care.
Every neighborhood has quality classrooms and schools.