Join the NFFTT Steering Committee

Not Far From The Tree is seeking innovative, skilled, and committed Steering Committee members from all backgrounds to propel our Organization forward.

As members of the Steering Committee, you will be involved in advancing NFFTT’s mission by providing strategic guidance, supporting fundraising activities, and acting as a public champion of our work. We are looking for individuals with the following skill set for the roles listed below.

● The ideal candidate for the role of Governance Lead will have expertise in organizational governance, Human Resources and Talent management, and/or evaluation.
● The ideal candidate for the General Member role has demonstrated experience in community development, social services, business, or philanthropy.

If you share our mission, values, and have the passion we are looking for, we’d love to hear from you! Please note the DEADLINE is now DECEMBER 4TH.  

Not Far From The Tree is strongly committed to creating a diverse workplace environment and we welcome and encourage applications from folks of marginalized identities, and the communities we serve. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Not Far From The Tree will provide accommodation during all steps of the hiring process, upon request, to applicants with disabilities. Please advise us if you need any accommodation

If you love our city, share our mission and have the experience we are looking for, we’d love to hear from you! Please send your resume and cover letter to the Project Director, Julia Girmenia, at with the subject line “Steering Committee Application” or “Steering Committee Governance Application” to tell us what makes you a good fit for either of these roles.

Fruitfully yours,

The NFFTT team

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