Blanchet House employs people with diverse backgrounds, histories, and fields of expertise to achieve its mission. We value both formal education and lived experience as preparation to be successful in the work that we do. Blanchet House and Blanchet Farm provide job opportunities for growth, development, and realizing one’s full potential. Many of our staff members identify as being in recovery. This aspect of our work environment, paired with the meaningful work we do for our guests and community, creates a culture of peer support and collaboration.
The Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager is responsible for leading and managing Blanchet House’s volunteer program, working closely with volunteers, staff members, and other key stakeholders to promote an engaging and effective volunteer experience. The Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager ensures that Blanchet House has sufficient volunteer engagement to support its meal services, supportive services adjacent to the meal program, and other programs and services. The Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager also develops off-site volunteer activities, including sack lunch and clothing drivers. This staff person collaborates with organization leadership and colleagues to create new volunteer opportunities that inspire service and advance the needs of Blanchet House clients. takes a leadership role in promoting Blanchet House’s mission and services by developing and managing beneficial relationships in the broader external community. encouraging collaborations and partnerships that benefit the people we serve. Full Listing
Director of Strategic Initiatives – Fundraising (Full-Time)
Blanchet House is seeking its next fundraising and project development professional to build on its tremendous success for the benefit of the community. This is an extraordinary opportunity to join a leading Portland nonprofit with a mission to end homelessness and food insecurity. For many fundraising professionals, this role will offer the rare chance to inspire the public phase of a $9 million capital campaign. The Building Pathways Home Campaign will raise funds to construct a new state-of-the-art facility at Blanchet Farm as a place for hope and healing for decades to come. If you’re passionate about making a difference and finding unexplored areas for growth please apply. Full Listing
How to Apply for Jobs at Blanchet House
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