Thank you for your interest. The Women’s Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Program Officer

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Program Officer directly manages The Women’s Foundation’s Early Care and Education Funders’ Collaborative (ECEFC) and early education grant portfolio, and supports the advocacy efforts of Grantee Partners. The Program Officer oversees grantmaking to organizations and provides support directly to Grantee Partners with technical assistance and additional fundraising. The ideal candidate will live within the Washington metropolitan region.

Learn more about the ECEFC here.

The Program Officer is visible within the greater philanthropic and nonprofit community, serving as a spokesperson and partner for advocates and philanthropic colleagues around early care and education, the childcare crisis, and the largely women of color and immigrant women local early education workforce in the Washington, DC metropolitan region. Specifically, The Women’s Foundation and the ECEFC’s work supports gender and racial justice in Washington, DC, Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties in Maryland, the City of Alexandria in Virginia, and Arlington and Fairfax Counties in Virginia. The position requires the ability to stay current on early education policies, issues, and challenges at both the local and state levels across these jurisdictions.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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Director of Communications

Reporting directly to the President & CEO, the Director of Communications is an integral member of the senior leadership team of the Washington Area Women’s FoundationThe Director of Communications is responsible for developing and executing communications strategies that advance the organization’s goals and amplify The Women’s Foundation initiatives.  They will oversee media relations, website management, story writing, materials development, and constituent and social media outreach, and will facilitate interdepartmental communications on key projects.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Director of Communications.”  Only complete applications will be considered. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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