Employment Opportunities

Working with yli means living out our organizational values of Community, Inclusion, Social Justice and Innovation. Come join our team!

Program Coordinator – Merced

The Program Coordinator (PC) works in partnership with youth (ages 12 – 24) to organize, empower and mobilize youth in Merced to win real improvements for young people. The PC will train and support youth leaders to:

  • Develop and deepen their political consciousness
  • Assess and understand issues impacting their health and well being
  • Build relationships and partnerships with their peers and community supporters
  • Drive countywide and local neighborhood campaigns that mobilize supporters, create long-term systems and/or policy change, and build power for future victories

The PC is responsible for managing all of the logistics and functional tasks necessary for meeting the goals and objectives of the youth commission, and for ensuring that the young people are experiencing high quality and culturally relevant leadership opportunities.

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To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and a 2-page writing sample with the subject line Program Coordinator – Merced Office to [email protected] or reach out by phone  at (209) 230-6867. Only complete applications will be reviewed.