Careers for Good is a brand and a website that strives to inform job-seekers at all levels of the exciting and fulfilling career
opportunities in the nonprofit human and community development sector. It is a resource made available through the collaborative efforts of
many of the nation's most well-known and well-respected organizations. Careers for Good extends an open invitation for individuals to combine their
skills and talents with a passion for being of service to their community and nation.
Great People and Great Careers in the sector...
Marissa Gearhart, Assistant Director, Latino Outreach/Education Strategy
Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA)
A background in marketing and advertising prepared Marissa for her current position, where she pursues strategies for reaching, serving, and empowering Latino youth and families. She was attracted to the nonprofit sector because, “it is full of people who work tirelessly to provide quality programs and services to those who need it most. There is always an opportunity for me to use my passion to make a positive impact on the community that I live in.”
Deborah (Debbie) Foster, Chief Diversity Officer & Executive Vice President
United Way Worldwide (UWW)
With degrees in early child development and social work, Deborah is responsible for relationships with key stakeholders, including United Way professionals, organized labor and national nonprofit organizations. She served as a consultant for United Ways in Africa and led a number of other efforts for United Way, including a 100 million dollar food and shelter program. “Being engaged in helping individuals and communities think provides a unique opportunity to continually learn, grow and align with my interests, skills and values” she states.
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