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Church & Community Engagement Associate (Volunteer)

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Justice Revival | Washington, DC
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Justice Revival


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Published 4 months ago

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January 6, 2020
12:00am EST
June 27, 2020
11:59pm EDT
A few hours per week

Are you concerned about growing injustice in the United States? Are you moved by your faith to stand with those facing threats to their basic human rights? As a Church & Community Engagement Associate at Justice Revival, you will be reaching out to engage communities of faith in a growing movement for justice and human rights.

Justice Revival is a faith-based organization committed to educating, inspiring, and mobilizing Christian communities to stand in solidarity with the oppressed and defend the human rights of all. We are a dynamic, early phase nonprofit in need of an energetic, motivated volunteer Church and Community Engagement Coordinator.

This role involves outreach and relationship building with churches, student groups, and others in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia region. You will play a vital role in empowering communities of faith to grow and develop their witness for justice by providing resources and support for human rights education and advocacy.

Responsibilities:

·     Develop and maintain an understanding of the Justice Revival’s mission and core messages

·     Identify and cultivate relationships with Christian faith communities in the DC/MD/VA area that share a commitment to justice and human rights

·     Identify and cultivate relationships with faith leaders in the DC/MD/VA area responsible for justice programs in their congregations or denominations  

·     Cultivate opportunities for Justice Revival to teach, preach, and speak to congregations, fellowships, and student groups on justice and human rights

·     Coordinate and provide support for speaking engagements

·     Create worship and educational resources for churches related to justice and human rights

·     Participate in Justice Revival events and serve as an ambassador at ecumenical and interfaith advocacy events

·     Maintain a database of church and community contacts

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree required; graduate education (in religion, divinity, or other relevant subject) preferred
  • Background in one of the following: Christian education, church leadership, church and community organizing, ministry
  •  Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability and desire to work with diverse Christian communities
  • Willingness and ability to prioritize Justice Revival

·      Initiative, creativity, flexibility, and an entrepreneurial spirit

·      A contagious passion for our cause 

Are you concerned about growing injustice in the United States? Are you moved by your faith to stand with those facing threats to their basic human rights? As a Church & Community Engagement Associate at Justice Revival, you will be…

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How to Apply

Contact applications@justicerevival.org

·     Please send us your cv or resume

·     Please include a brief statement of faith

·     Let us know why Justice Revival

·     Let us know details about your experience

Contact applications@justicerevival.org

·     Please send us your cv or resume

·     Please include a brief statement of faith

·     Let us know why Justice Revival

·     Let us know details about your…

Location

WeWork DuPont Circle

1875 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest, Washington, DC

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