Join the fight for immigrant justice
The Development Assistants supports the Executive Director and Board volunteers in the implementation of the annual fundraising plan, which includes contributed income, earned income, foundation, marketing, and public relations strategies. They help manage relationships in order to increase Atlas DIY support from key constituents, including donors and friends, the media, and philanthropic entities of all types. The Development Assistant reports to the Executive Director, works closely with Atlas staff, members, and the board of directors and other volunteers.
Atlas: DIY, Powered by Immigrant Youth, seeks a 11-month contracted Community Organizer to join our staff as part of a coordinated citywide initiative, ActionNYC. The purpose of ActionNYC is to reach immigrant communities across New York City and connect individuals to free immigration legal consultations, document preparation, and application assistance. This position will work with our partnered school to conduct tailored outreach to engage and activate traditionally underserved immigrant communities and connect them with a free, comprehensive, and confidential legal screening to determine eligibility for immigration benefits.
Atlas DIY’s legal team has been recognized by many public and private bodies including the Echoing Green Foundation, the Immigrant Justice Corps, the New York City Council, and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. The Managing Attorney plays an important leadership role at Atlas, ensuring that Atlas provides the highest-quality legal and informational services to the communities with whom we work. The Managing Attorney will provide supportive leadership to a team of attorneys, legal interns, and a pro se community immigration clinic based at our multipurpose community center in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. They will also be directly responsible for a caseload of approximately 20 cases. As a member of Atlas’s leadership team, the Managing Attorney will collaborate closely with Atlas’ education, advocacy, and outreach staff. This position reports directly to the Executive Director and works closely with the Deputy Director.
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