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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

Executive Administrative Assistant (Oakland, California)

Rise Up is seeking a motivated Executive Administrative Assistant to join our 13-person team at an exciting period of growth and expansion. The Executive Administrative Assistant is an important bridge between Rise Up leadership and the larger Rise Up team, and expertly manages the Executive Director’s schedule and deliverables, while project managing Rise Up’s logistics for conferences and events.

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