On-Ramps

On-Ramps is an executive search and consulting firm serving mission-driven organizations in the social sector. When you work with us, you can expect: Higher standards. Comprehensive service. A deeply knowledgeable team. Exceptional, thoroughly vetted candidates. But best of all, you can expect a partner that shares your desire to create social change.

Feb 22, 2024  
$199,750 - $235,000 yearly
About the Organization: The Innocence Project works to free the innocent, prevent wrongful convictions, and create fair, compassionate, and equitable systems of justice for everyone. Our work is guided by science and grounded in anti-racism. Since our inception, the Innocence Project has used DNA and other scientific advancements to prove wrongful conviction. To date, we have helped to free or exonerate more than 200 people who, collectively, spent more than 3,600 years behind bars. Our efforts have led to the passage of more than 200 transformative state laws and federal reforms. Today, the Innocence Project continues to fight for freedom, drive structural change, and advance the innocence movement. To learn more, please visit www.innocenceproject.org . About the Position: The Director of Policy serves as a key organizational leader, and drives the Innocence Project’s advocacy to ensure that the criminal legal system is equitable, accurate and reliable, and that state...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Feb 16, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION On-Ramps is a search and consulting firm that serves mission-driven organizations in the social sector. Over the past 15 years, we have developed a rigorous candidate recruitment and selection process and a track record of successful placements who make a lasting impact at their respective organizations. Based in NYC (but currently working remotely), we are a growing, diverse team of 35+ recruiters, research specialists, and administrative coordinators who are deeply committed to serving our clients. Our mission: We advance equity and inclusion in talent to better enable leaders and organizations to achieve transformational impact. Our values: Equity: We believe transformational impact cannot occur without pursuing equity. As such, we strive to advance equity in the values, policies, and practices that shape our work and culture Service: We work in service to our clients, engaging in authentic thought partnership and dialogue in pursuit of our...
On-Ramps Remote Part-Time
Feb 16, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education. Since 2000, more than 6 million people and partners have contributed $1.5 billion to support 2.8 million teacher requests for classroom resources and experiences. Projects range from   art supplies   to build the set for a school musical, to   books and puzzles   that affirm students' identities, to   bird seed   for an at-home science project. We proudly serve all US public schools, public charter schools, and Head Start centers, and we   combat systemic inequity   by driving a majority of donations to schools that have been historically underfunded due to economic and racial inequity. DonorsChoose has been recognized as a best place to work by GOOD Magazine and the Nonprofit Times, while Fast Company named DonorsChoose one of the   50 Most Innovative...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Feb 16, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION YWCA Richmond   is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. The YWCA has been serving women and children in the Greater   Richmond, VA   community since 1887. As a leading organization in early childhood development and domestic and sexual violence services, the YWCA envisions a community that protects the vulnerable, reaches out to those in need, honors personal courage, celebrates women's successes, and embraces diversity and equality. ABOUT THE POSITION As a key member of YWCA Richmond's leadership team, the Senior Director of Finance will play a critical role in the overall strategic management of the organization, setting and driving financial goals that enable growth and impact in the Richmond region. This individual will serve as a thought partner to the CEO and other organizational leaders in making sound financial decisions. Reporting to the CEO, the Senior...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Feb 14, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION 20-25% of Americans have a diagnosable mental and or/substance use disorder in any given year. Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and as many as 10% of children experience serious emotional challenges. 15-20% of people in jails and prisons in the U.S. have a serious mental illness. Without new and bold solutions, the mental health crisis in this country will only worsen, negatively affecting millions of people each year. We are transforming mental health crisis care in America. Vibrant Emotional Health provides people with emotional support through state-of-the-art, technology-driven care, education, community programs, and advocacy. Serving nearly 5 million people annually, and poised for significant growth, our mission is to help people achieve emotional well-being with dignity and respect, with the goal of improving access and the mental health outcomes of more than 15 million people every year by 2027. As a...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Feb 09, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Since its founding in 1998, Inner-City Computer Stars Foundation, also known as i.c.stars, has been creating opportunities for underserved adults with underestimated potential to secure careers in technology and to use systems thinking to affect transformational civic change. Using project-based learning and full immersion teaching, i.c.stars provides program participants with a 4-month technology and leadership immersive training that enables participants to learn by doing. Participants gain on-the-job experience and develop the professional networks needed to jumpstart successful careers in technology. But i.c.stars is more than just a bootcamp. Committed to the long-term success of its participants, i.c.stars also provides paid internship opportunities, career placement, and ongoing coaching, skills-building support, and leadership development opportunities. With a job placement rate of 90%, program participants see an average of 300% in increased...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Feb 09, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Nellie Mae Education Foundation, New England's largest philanthropic organization focused solely on education, has worked for over 30 years to help our region prosper by preparing all its learners for success. We are proud of the milestones we have set, and the students and educators we have reached, since our founding in 1990. The Foundation has a rich history of partnering with diverse community actors, including grassroots and grasstop organizations, to improve student experience and academic attainment. We continue to champion efforts that prioritize community goals informed by research on practice and policy that challenge racial inequities in education and advance culturally responsive, student-centered public education for all New England youth. Nellie Mae Education Foundation works to ensure that all youth have access to excellent and equitable public education that prepares them to succeed and thrive in community. Headquartered in Quincy,...
On-Ramps Boston, MA, USA Full-Time
Feb 08, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION For twenty years, JAZZ HOUSE KiDS has been an instrument for change, transforming lives using the power and the uniquely American art form of jazz, through world-class education and performances that create avenues of access, learning, career development and community building. We use jazz and the joy of music, advanced by master practitioners, as a gateway to student achievement. The JAZZ HOUSE and students have received more than 135 awards and honors for excellence in jazz and jazz education. Our award-winning organization has documented outcomes including boosted social and emotional learning, improved academic outcomes, acquisition of life skills, and increased civic engagement. Alumni are among the most talented young jazz musicians and young professionals in the nation. Every day we keep our promise to build community leaders and develop global citizens through a series of in-school programs in New Jersey and out-of-school programs in Montclair...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Feb 06, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION As the world changes and becomes increasingly more complex, global citizens will need to be equipped with skills that allow them to be flexible thinkers, creative problem solvers, and effective leaders. The Environmental Charter School (ECS), located in a vibrant urban area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, serves 1080 students from 43 zip codes and offers a K-12 program that develops students into critical thinkers, thoughtful innovators, and well-rounded scholars. They provide students with the tools and educational foundation to become tomorrow's global citizens, and strive to teach students how their choices impact the world around them. By using environmental content as a lens for instruction, ECS provides students a context in which to explore ideas and observations, to practice inquiry, and to actively problem-solve. Throughout their academic career at ECS, students build core skills across all disciplines, and then actively apply these skills to...
On-Ramps Pittsburgh, PA, USA Full-Time
Feb 01, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is a catalyst for racial justice in the South and beyond, working in partnership with communities to dismantle white supremacy, strengthen intersectional movements, and advance the human rights of all people. Founded in 1971, the SPLC sought to ensure that the promise of the civil rights movement became a reality for all. Since those early years, we've won numerous landmark legal victories, researched and documented the rise of hate and extremism in the country, and developed award-winning resources for educators on teaching our true, inclusive history. Today, the SPLC seeks to build an inclusive, democratic South that advances the rights of all people, particularly communities of color. To accomplish this, our work aims to eradicate poverty, fight incarceration and criminalization of Black and brown communities, protect voting rights and civic engagement, and relegate white supremacy out of the mainstream. We...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Jan 25, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION At Public Rights Project, we are on a mission to bridge the divide between the promise enshrined in our laws and the tangible impact on our most vulnerable communities. As a public interest legal nonprofit, Public Rights Project (PRP) operates at the nexus of community organizing and state and local government enforcement, pioneering a scalable, community-based model to safeguard civil rights and propel economic justice. Our dynamic team spans the nation, working remotely from cities like Oakland, New York, LA, Boston, Washington DC, and Seattle, among others. Since our inception in 2017, we've been a catalyst for change, supporting progressive state and local governments with legal expertise, research, fellowships, communications and community partnerships. Learn more about Public Rights Project's impactful work at   https://www.publicrightsproject.org/ . ABOUT THE POSITION Public Rights Project is seeking its first Director of Marketing...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Jan 23, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Raikes Foundation was launched in 2002 by Seattle based philanthropists, Tricia and Jeff Raikes, with a focus on both "what" and "how" philanthropy funds. Specifically, the foundation has had a deep commitment to youth through its long-term work in education and youth homelessness, and to supporting funders to give in more impactful ways. Over the years, the foundation has also embarked on a journey to understand and deepen its commitment to racial equity and how it serves as a through-line across all the foundation's work. Given the multi-crisis context the country is facing, as well as a deepening awareness of the inequities baked into the systems that are supposed to support all Americans, the foundation is deepening its work on equity and justice. ABOUT THE POSITION The Director, National Education Strategy (NES) at the Raikes Foundation oversees the development, refinement, and implementation of the Foundation's strategy for...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Jan 19, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Formed in 1976 by a coalition of social service agencies, religious institutions, and community organizations, The West Side Federation for Senior and Supportive Housing, Inc. (WSFSSH) is a community-based organization whose mission is to provide safe, affordable housing with supportive social services within residential settings which enhances the independence and dignity of each person. WSFSSH develops, manages, and provides housing for low-income older persons, many of whom live with mental illness and/or have experienced homelessness; this includes affordable housing, shelters, and adult care facilities. Today, WSFSSH houses over 2,500 people in 30 buildings located on the Upper West Side, and in Harlem, Chelsea, and the Bronx. All WSFSSH housing is developed and run by WSFSSH. To learn more visit:   wsfssh.org ABOUT THE POSITION Reporting to WSFSSH's Chief Executive Officer and overseeing a $50M+ budget and a growing team of 20, the...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Jan 18, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education. Since 2000, more than 5 million people and partners have contributed $1 billion to support 2 million teacher requests for classroom resources and experiences. Projects range from   art supplies   to build the set for a school musical, to   books and puzzles   that affirm students' identities, to   bird seed   for an at-home science project. We proudly serve all US public schools, public charter schools, and Head Start centers, and we   combat systemic inequity   by driving a majority of donations to schools that have been historically underfunded due to economic and racial inequity (Equity Focus Schools). DonorsChoose has been recognized as a best place to work by GOOD Magazine and the Nonprofit Times, while Fast Company named DonorsChoose one of the...
On-Ramps Hybrid Full-Time
Jan 11, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Metropolitan Opera   is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented singers, conductors, composers, musicians, stage directors, designers, visual artists, choreographers, and dancers from around the world. Founded in 1883, the Met has grown to become one of the leading institutions for opera across the globe. Since the summer of 2006, Peter Gelb has been the Met's general manager—the 16th in company history. Under his leadership, the Met has elevated its theatrical standards by significantly increasing the number of new productions, staged by the most imaginative directors working in theater and opera, and has launched a series of initiatives to broaden its reach internationally. Each season, the Met stages more than 200 opera performances in New York. More than 800,000 people attend the performances in the opera house during the season, and millions more experience the Met through new media distribution initiatives and state-of-the-art...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Jan 04, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION About New York University: Since its founding in 1831, NYU has been an innovator in higher education, reaching out to an emerging middle class, embracing an urban identity and professional focus, and promoting a global vision that informs its 20 schools and colleges. Today, that trailblazing spirit makes NYU one of the most prominent and respected research universities in the world, featuring top-ranked academic programs and accepting fewer than one in eight undergraduates. Anchored in New York City, with degree-granting campuses in Abu Dhabi and Shanghai as well as 12 study away sites throughout the world, NYU is a leader in global education, with more international students and more students studying abroad than any other US university. NYU students come from nearly every state and 133 countries, and the University draws upon the diverse backgrounds of our faculty, staff, and students, ensuring its scholarship and teaching benefit from a wide...
On-Ramps Hybrid (New York, NY, USA) Full-Time
Jan 04, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Brooklyn Museum's mission is to bring people together through art and experiences that inspire celebration, compassion, courage, and the will to act which is demonstrated through its collections, exhibitions, arts programming and deep commitment to engaging the community. With roots extending from 1825, the Museum is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States. Its encyclopedic collection represents more than 5,500 years of artistic creativity, housed in a grand 560,000 square-foot Beaux Arts building designed by McKim, Mead & White. Generally considered to be among the highest quality are the ancient Egyptian collection; the Arts of the Americas collection, which includes Pre-Columbian objects, Spanish colonial painting, as well as 19th and early 20th century American painting, sculpture and decorative arts; and the Asian and Middle Eastern collections. The Museum is also home to the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Jan 02, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Formed in 1976 by a coalition of social service agencies, religious institutions, and community organizations, The West Side Federation for Senior and Supportive Housing, Inc. (WSFSSH) is a community-based organization whose mission is to provide safe, affordable housing with supportive social services within residential settings which enhances the independence and dignity of each person. WSFSSH develops, manages, and provides housing for low-income older persons, many of whom live with mental illness and/or have experienced homelessness; this includes affordable housing, shelters, and adult care facilities. Today, WSFSSH houses over 2,500 people in 30 buildings located on the Upper West Side, and in Harlem, Chelsea, and the Bronx. All WSFSSH housing is developed and run by WSFSSH. To learn more visit:   wsfssh.org ABOUT THE POSITION Reporting to WSFSSH's Chief Executive Officer and overseeing a $50M+ budget and a growing team of 20, the...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Jan 02, 2024  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Formed in 1976 by a coalition of social service agencies, religious institutions, and community organizations, the West Side Federation for Senior and Supportive Housing, Inc. (WSFSSH) is a community-based organization whose mission is to provide safe, affordable housing with supportive social services within residential settings which enhances the independence and dignity of each person. WSFSSH develops, manages, and provides housing for low-income older persons, many of whom live with mental illness and/or have experienced homelessness; this includes affordable housing, shelters, and adult care facilities. Today, with a staff of 440, WSFSSH houses over 2,500 people in 30 buildings located on the Upper West Side, and in Harlem, Chelsea, and the Bronx. All WSFSSH housing is developed and run by WSFSSH. To learn more visit:   www.wsfssh.org ABOUT THE POSITION The Managing Director of Strategy and Impact is a new role within WSFSSH's...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time