Program Assistant

The Latino Community Foundation is seeking a talented and organized individual to join our philanthropy team as a Program Assistant. The individual will support our program and philanthropy team to cultivate and scale the Latino Giving Circle Network (LGCN). The Program Assistant will specifically work to develop and manage all administrative components of the Latino Giving Circle Network and offer administrative support to the senior team at LCF.

The successful candidate will be highly organized and attentive to details. The Program Assistant will have demonstrated ability in coordinating multiple tasks simultaneously while being able to maintain a clear sense of short term and long-term priorities. They will also demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written. Moreover, they will be able to work under pressure and have the ability to focus on outcomes while maintaining a good handle on the process.

We are looking for someone who is knowledgeable on Excel, Salesforce, and data entry.

The Program Assistant will report directly to the VP of Philanthropy and will support the Program and Operations team. The Program Assistant should expect to work closely with Operations Manager on some special projects directly tied to managing the internal wheels of the Foundation.

LCF is intentional about preserving a dynamic, fun, and collaborative working environment and culture. This position will give you the opportunity to grow as a leader on the frontlines of social change philanthropy.

Application due: September 27, 2018

Full Time Position based in San Francisco

Contact: Sara Velten, VP of Philanthropy at

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Are you ready to learn, grow, and work in a dynamic, fun, innovative Foundation committed to social change? Are you willing to be challenged and be on the cutting edge of a new model for philanthropy, advocacy, and community engagement? Are you looking to dig deeper, have an impact, be inspired and inspire others? Then consider this opportunity the right one for you!



The Latino Community Foundation (LCF) exists to unleash the power of Latinos in California.We fulfill our mission by building a movement of civically engaged philanthropic leaders, investing in Latino-led organizations, and increasing political participation of Latinos in California.

LCF is at a pivotal stage in its growth and is actively expanding its programs across the state. LCF is working to scale the largest network of civically engaged Latino philanthropists, and build the California Latino Agenda to advance policies that will ensure families and youth have equal opportunities to reach their fullest potential.