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At Rise Up, we see a future with girls and women thriving in a more just and equitable world and we believe in the power of girls and women to drive exponential change.

Rise Up activates women and girls to transform their lives, families, and communities for a more just and equitable world through investment in local solutions, strengthening leadership, and building movements. Since 2009, our powerful network of over 500 leaders has directly benefited 7 million girls, youth, and women, advocating for over 100 laws and policies impacting 115 million people in Africa, Latin America, South Asia, and the US.

Rise Up is based at the Public Health Institute (PHI), a leader in public health and development for over 50 years. PHI is Rise Up’s fiscal sponsor and a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a vision of creating healthy communities where individuals reach their highest potential. PHI was distinguished as one of the top 50 “Best Nonprofit Organizations to Work For” by the Non-Profit Times in a national search.

Current Opportunities

Operations Director (Oakland, California)

Rise Up is seeking an experienced Operations Director to oversee Rise Up’s operational, financial, and administrative functions. The ideal candidate will find pleasure in both developing the big picture as well as rolling up their sleeves and implementing Rise Up’s collective vision for operations across over 10 countries globally.

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Development Associate (Oakland, California)

Rise Up is seeking an experienced Development Associate to support individual fundraising at Rise Up. The Development Associate will collaborate closely with Rise Up’s Leadership Council and Executive Director to raise unrestricted funds to expand Rise Up’s impact. Key responsibilities will include researching and cultivating donor relationships, coordinating donations and acknowledgments, managing the donor and constituent database, and coordinating donor events.

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