Wellspring Philanthropic Fund seeks a Program Associate to join its Human Rights program. The program makes grants aimed at advancing the full range of human rights, deterring human rights abuses, and holding individual, state and non-state perpetrators accountable for rights violations. Our grant making prioritizes marginalized populations and their equality, autonomy and access to power.
The Program Assistant reports to the Program Director and supports the Children’s Economic Security team, a domestic-focused program. The Children’s Economic Security Program at Wellspring seeks to achieve economic security and upward mobility for all families with children in the United States by strengthening their power and economic resilience. The Program Assistant provides both programmatic and administrative support for the team of three.
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund hires, promotes and retains employees based on their professional qualifications, demonstrated abilities, and work performance, as well as on the degree to which these qualities are required in the employment positions made available by the Firm’s service needs and business requirements.
All personnel decisions are made without discrimination based on race, creed, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital, status, domestic partner status, military status, sex, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy applies to all our activities, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, assignment, training, promotion, discipline and discharge. This policy also bans discriminatory harassment.