Join Our Team

We are dedicated, mission-driven people who care about how strategic philanthropy can lift the diverse communities in our region. Join our team and be a part of the capital areas’s most recognized place-based foundation and make a difference in our region by working collaboratively with our community of donors, grantees, partners, and board.

Open Positions

Chief Impact & Strategy Officer

The Chief Impact & Strategy Officer (CISO) will provide strategic leadership, management, and guidance for the Foundation's community impact and grantmaking efforts. The CISO will ensure the Foundation’s impact and leadership goals and objectives are achieved according to community foundation national compliance standards, and will lead implementation, development, iteration, and evaluation of the Foundation’s strategic direction for community investments and engagement.

The CISO will be an experienced change maker, and will be a leader within the Foundation and in the philanthropic, nonprofit, civic and social sectors in the region and beyond. For more information, and complete application details, please download the PDF job description.


Marketing & Donor Engagement Associate

The Marketing & Donor Engagement Associate will provide administrative support for marketing and donor engagement efforts of the Sacramento Region Community Foundation, helping to attract new fundholders to our mission and steward our existing fundholders by building awareness of what the Foundation does to make the community strong and vibrant.



The Bookkeeper will provide excellent financial and administrative support to the Foundation's Finance Department by timely and accurate preparation of accounting entries. They will also provide assurance of accuracy of transactions by reviewing transactions prepared by others, including gifts and grant entries initiated by other departments.


Director of Nonprofit Ventures & Strategic Impact

We are seeking a dynamic, passionate, impact-oriented, and community-minded individual to lead our Expanding Philanthropy and the Social Economy initiative. The Director of Nonprofit Ventures & Strategic Impact will drive the future of Big Day of Giving and the Foundation's capacity-building grantmaking and programming for area nonprofits. 

Principally, the Director will build the momentum for this Strategic Initiative through the lens of the Foundation’s overall work. This role will work collaboratively with the Foundation's donors, Board of Directors and staff, nonprofit colleagues, and diverse community partners to impact a sector that is exploring new realities related to nonprofit sustainbility, the explosion of alternative giving opportunities, tax reform, and more. As the Foundation is a key leader in building the capacity of local nonprofits and generating confidence among the Sacramento region’s donors, we are excited to work with a new team member who will shine in this role. For more information, and complete application details, please download the PDF job description.



    By focusing on the root causes of local challenges, seeking solutions with long-term results, and supporting the organizations that tend to the vital needs of the capital area, we help create the conditions for meaningful transformation in the Sacramento region. 

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