Young Women’s Freedom Center seeks a Social Media Associate to join our fierce team of directly impacted cis and trans women and young women, trans men and young men and gender-expansive leaders of color and support our social media communications. This person will report directly to the Director of Communications and partner with teams across all departments and sites to develop content plans, produce content, and plan and execute social media campaigns. This person will be in charge of community management across YWFC platforms, and report engagement stats monthly and as required post campaigns. Like all members of the Young Women’s Freedom Center team, the Social Media Associate will believe in the expertise of directly impacted people to identify and lead the change needed to support true and transformative justice.
The Contra Costa County Lead Organizer is responsible for leading and overseeing local organizing campaigns and initiatives, policy work, and systems transformation efforts in the city/ county where the site is based. Lead Organizers move campaigns on the ground, overseeing the work of site based organizers, collaborating with local groups to advance the work, partnering with local chapters of Sister Warriors Freedom Coalition (SWFC), and participate as a representative of YWFC’s Policy and Organizing Team across statewide work and sites. It is the responsibility of Lead Organizers to build with the community, grassroots organizing groups, service providers, elected officials, local government, etc. to keep abreast of local opportunities to advance the work, while at the same time holding the Bill of Rights as the North Star for initiatives on the ground.
The Self-Determination Coordinator role is grounded in YWFC’s approach to personal and structural transformation and is guided by the organization’s guiding principles of Sisterhood/ Siblinghood, Self-Determination, Spirituality, and Social Justice. The Self-Determination Coordinator works to ensure that participants of YWFC’s programs have the support, resources, access, and advocacy needed to support them in their healing journey, as well as accessing their own power and voice to navigate the systems and conditions that impact their lives. The Self-Determination Coordinator works closely with Youth Advocates and Community Organizers and program participants, playing a critical role in supporting cis and trans young women, trans young men, and gender-expansive youth in finding their voices, building self-determination, and using their expertise and experiences to advocate for themselves and others.