We are always searching for passionate, experienced, diverse and creative professionals to help us make a difference in our community. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you are interested in joining our team, please follow the four simple steps below.
Step 1. Search for available positions (both compensated and volunteer) on-line.
Step 2. Email us your resume and cover letter. (See instructions below. No candidate will be considered without a resume and cover letter.)
Step 3. Remember you will be contacted ONLY if you are selected for an interview.
Step 4. Once selected for an interview, please download and complete the Employment/Job Application (shown below.)
If we do not have positions available in the area you desire, or if you are not selected for a position, please consider an internship or our volunteer opportunities. This is an excellent way to build your knowledge, skills and abilities while learning more about the mission of our organization and the work we do. To ensure the integrity and comprenhensive nature of our internship program, all placements begin in the Summer and continue for 6 to 12 months.
Current Openings are listed Below
Board of Directors (Philanthropy Service)
LHTYF is currently recruting professionals to join our Board of Directors for a minimum (2) year term. Major requirements of all board members include: fundraising, bi-monthly meetings and generating awareness in the community for organization. For a complete listing of requirements and qualifications, please contact us.
Brand Ambassadors (volunteer)
LHTYF is currently recruiting professionals to join our ambassador team for a minimum two (2) year term. Major requirements of all ambassadors include securing year round donations and selling tickets to the Pinnacle Awards & Scholarship Gala. Other responsibilities include assisting with specific areas such as community-based programs, program development, marketing, social media and outreach. For a complete listing of requirements and qualifications, please contact us.
Development Interns (volunteer)
Receive training and supervision in the areas of: event management, Marketing and branding, community sponsorships, program development, grant writing as well as corporate and foundation relations. Interns experience active participation in team meetings and learn how to develop yearly fundraising plans as well as how to develop an annual report.
General Volunteers (Event and Programs)
LHTYF hosts 2 major events each year; the Annual Unite for Healthy Kids 5K Walk/Run and the Annual Pinnacle Awards & Scholarship Gala. In addition, we produce various programs to carry out our goal of empowering children towards better health. All of our volunteers either assist with events, programs or both. we prefer that our event and program volunteers be flexible and able to serve at various times which may include weekdays and weekends.
Events and Administrative Coordinator
Requirements include: College degree, minimum 5 years professional work experience. Additional skills required: negotiation and excellent organizational skills, able to multi-task and prioritize, communications skills, and calm demeanor (ability to remain composed in high pressure of an event in progress.) Must be proficient with general clerical office duties such as: responding to emails, filing, computer usage (typing), MS Office products, Publisher or basic graphic design software. Must be able to effectively handle internal and external communications and the ability to create newsletters and draft documents. To apply for this position, please send us your resume, upon receipt of your resume and cover letter, we will contact you if we are interested in interviewing you. *NO CALLS PLEASE.*
Process for consideration:
If you are interested in any of the above positions, please send your resume and cover letter for consideration. View the above steps and follow the requested procedure. Address all communication to attention Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are contacted for an interview, we request that you simply download the LHTYF Job App (complete it) and forward to us prior to your scheduled interview time.
If you have not received notification from us regarding an interview, please do not complete the job application. Due to the volume of requests, we will only contact you if we are interested in interviewing you.
Thank you for your interest in joining our team!