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.

May 12, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION For nearly 40 years, INCLUDEnyc (formerly known as Resources for Children with Special Needs) has been a leader in disability information, training, and direct assistance. Our mission is to foster bright futures for young people (birth to age 26) with any disability by creating access to educational, employment, and independent living opportunities, and advocating for meaningful inclusion for young people with disabilities in the community. INCLUDEnyc seeks to be the primary voice and resource for young people with disabilities and their families in NYC. For additional information, visit www.includenyc.org or includenyc.org. ABOUT THE POSITION Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) will serve as a visionary and dynamic leader focused on long-term growth and success. The ED will lead the execution of INCLUDEnyc's strategic plan and oversee the successful operation of a 41-person organization. The ED will serve as an...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
May 05, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: The ASPCA was founded in 1866 on the belief that animals are entitled to kind and respectful treatment by humans and must be protected under the law. As a privately funded 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation with more than two million supporters nationwide, the ASPCA is committed to preventing cruelty to dogs, cats, equines, and farm animals throughout the United States.       Headquartered in New York City and with operations and programs in locations across the U.S., the ASPCA’s programs tackle issues facing animal welfare on a national scale with operations throughout the country. Our vision that animals are valued by society, protected by its laws, and free from cruelty, pain and suffering is achieved through innovative programs addressing: homelessness, access to veterinary care, behavior, protective legislation, rescue from abusive situations and natural disasters, among others.             We assist animals in need through...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
May 02, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Golden State Opportunity (GSO) is a nonprofit dedicated to ending poverty by providing everyone with the tools to build financial well-being and thrive. It is led by bold doers who educate, engage and empower working families. GSO's groundbreaking, culturally relevant work in 13 languages reaches millions of low-income people and connects them with the financial resources they need to survive and then thrive. Golden State Opportunity believes that poverty is a policy choice. With an ambitious strategic plan to transform the organization into a national anti-poverty powerhouse, GSO is building the cultural and political environment to change what policy decisions are made and who makes them. Rooted in the power of low-income workers, they're building the coalitions and partnerships needed to make incremental changes to current policy as they lay the groundwork to achieve transformational changes to end poverty. To learn more, please visit...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Apr 28, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Since 1866, Brooklyn Community Services (BCS) has worked in neighborhoods impacted by systemic poverty. We strengthen communities by fostering the educational success of children, the leadership development of youth, the employment and housing stability of adults, the advancement of individuals living with disabilities, and the empowerment of seniors and families.  With award-winning programs across more than 40 Brooklyn sites, BCS serves more than 20,000 individuals in need each year. We strengthen families, educate children, and help adults dealing with poverty, homelessness, mental illness or disabilities become self-sufficient.  Education, employment, and mental health services are just some of the ways that we enable our community to achieve their goals. We do this work while upholding our values: compassion, respect & empathy; empowerment; diversity, equity & inclusion; innovation & learning; integrity; and partnership &...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 27, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: World Education Services (WES) is a non-profit social enterprise dedicated to helping international students, immigrants, and refugees achieve their educational and career goals in the United States and Canada. For more than 45 years, WES has set the standard of excellence in the field of international academic credential evaluation. Through WES Global Talent Bridge, the organization joins with institutional partners, community-based organizations, and policymakers to help immigrants and refugees who hold international credentials fully utilize their talents and education to achieve their academic and professional goals. Its philanthropic arm, the WES Mariam Assefa Fund, supports catalytic leaders and organizations working to build inclusive economies and to ensure that immigrants and refugees can achieve their aspirations and thrive. Learn more about WES’s work at: https://www.wes.org/   ABOUT THE POSITION: The Chief People...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Apr 26, 2022  
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...
On-Ramps Remote Part-Time
Apr 25, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Global Cities, Inc., a Program of Bloomberg Philanthropies, promotes skills that today’s youth require for citizenship in tomorrow’s world. Through Global Scholars, its cutting-edge digital exchange program, public school students ages 10 to 13 communicate directly in e-classrooms with peers across the globe. Their posts, replies, and digital projects are primary texts for them to learn about other cities and perspectives, and how to solve the shared global issue they are studying. Currently, Global Scholars connects nearly 13,700 students and over 600 educators in 49 cities around the world. To learn more, please visit: https://www.globalcities.org/   ABOUT THE POSITION: Global Cities seeks a Vice President of Operations to oversee the nonprofit organization’s operations and procedures. As a key leader on the team and reporting directly to the President, the Vice President will collaborate with Global Scholars senior leaders,...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 14, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Our Foundation and Institute The Eagle Academy Foundation is a groundbreaking non-profit organization, dedicated to improving educational, career, and life outcomes for young men of color in New York City and across the country. The Eagle Academy Foundation educates and mentors young men of color into future leaders committed to excellence in character, scholastic achievement, and community service and promotes these principles nationally. The foundation developed and supports the Eagle Academy schools, a network of six traditional public schools serving young men in underserved/under-resourced communities in all five boroughs of New York City and Newark, N.J. The Eagle Academy Foundation and its network of public schools are a national model of academic excellence and social success for young men of color. We've broadened our reach to promote these principles through our Eagle Institute, which has led professional development training for 1,000...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 14, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Global Cities, Inc., a Program of Bloomberg Philanthropies, promotes skills that today’s youth require for citizenship in tomorrow’s world. Through Global Scholars, its cutting-edge digital exchange program, public school students ages 10 to 13 communicate directly in e-classrooms with peers across the globe. Their posts, replies, and digital projects are primary texts for them to learn about other cities and perspectives, and how to solve the shared global issue they are studying. Currently, Global Scholars connects nearly 13,700 students and over 600 educators in 49 cities around the world. To learn more, please visit: https://www.globalcities.org/   ABOUT THE POSITION: Global Cities seeks an experienced, creative, and tech-savvy Education Program Manager to join its team of accomplished educators who design and implement the Global Scholars digital exchange program. As part of this collaborative and innovative team, Education...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 12, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Founded in 1981, the Committee to Protect Journalists ("CPJ") is an independent, non-profit organization defending journalists worldwide without regard to their political ideology. Through its work to safeguard journalists, CPJ protects the rights of all people to have access to diverse and independent sources of information. For over four decades, CPJ has helped win the early release of imprisoned journalists, secure convictions in journalist murders, and enable positive legal reform in countries where the climate for free expression has deteriorated. Learn more about CPJ's fight to defend freedom of the press   here . ABOUT THE POSITION Reporting to the Director (Head) of Development and Outreach, the Deputy Director of Development ("DDD") will lead an exceptional institutional fundraising function for CPJ, and will serve as a key member of CPJ's development department, interacting frequently with CPJ's leadership and key institutional...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 12, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Committed to saving the lives of LGBTQ+ young people, in 2002 Carl Siciliano founded the Ali Forney Center (AFC) in memory of Ali Forney, a homeless gender-nonconforming youth who was forced to live on the streets, where they were tragically murdered. Since AFC's launch with just six beds in a church basement, the organization has grown to become the largest agency dedicated to LGBTQ+ homeless youths in the country — assisting over 2,000 youths per year through a 24-hour Drop-In Center which provides over 70,000 meals annually, medical and mental health services through an on-site clinic, and a scattered-site housing program. The Ali Forney Center's mission is to protect LGBTQ+ youth from the harms of homelessness and empower them with the tools needed to live independently. Like Ali, our Street Outreach Team educates teens about safe sex and HIV prevention. AFC also provides volunteer mentors, educational and career programs, life skills training,...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Apr 07, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION The Pew Charitable Trusts uses data to make a difference. For more than 70 years, we have focused on serving the public, invigorating civic life, conducting nonpartisan research, advancing effective public policies and practices, and achieving tangible results. Through rigorous inquiry and knowledge sharing, we inform and engage public-spirited citizens and organizations, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause. We are a dedicated team of researchers, communicators, advocates, subject matter experts, and professionals working on some of today's big challenges – and we know we are more effective and creative collectively than we are individually. With Philadelphia as our hometown and the majority of our staff located in Washington, D.C., our U.S. and international staff find working at Pew personally and professionally rewarding. Wise stewardship of resources allows Pew employees to pursue work that strategically furthers our mission in...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time
Apr 05, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:  Founded in 1996 by the vision of Ann and Andrew Tisch and run by its current CEO Yolonda Marshall, the Student Leadership Network (SL Network) supports three life-changing programs that empower students to disrupt the cycle of poverty through education: The Young Women’s Leadership Schools (TYWLS), a network of high-performing all-girls public secondary schools; CollegeBound Initiative (CBI), a school-based college access program for young women and men; and the Young Women’s Leadership Network (YWLN), a nationwide network of single-sex affiliate and partner schools. SL Network programs promote a college-going culture in schools and make the dream of college a reality for students from underserved communities.   Through these programs, SL Network supports young people growing up in diverse underserved communities to gain access to higher education, helping them fulfill their dreams by addressing the holistic experience for higher education and...
On-Ramps New York, NY, USA Full-Time
Mar 31, 2022  
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...
On-Ramps Remote Part-Time
Mar 31, 2022  
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...
On-Ramps Remote Part-Time
Mar 31, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION   Launched in 2007, the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools’ is one of the largest, in-district public school transformation organizations in the United States. They are an independent non-profit organization that promotes change through an innovative transformation model: working with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LA Unified) under a Memorandum of Understanding, the Partnership manages a network of 20 district schools collectively serving 13,200 students across Boyle Heights, South LA, and Watts. Their model relies on sustainable and scalable solutions that can be applied at schools beyond their 20 campuses to dramatically improve outcomes for all students. Learn more about The Partnership’s work at: https://partnershipla.org/ ABOUT THE POSITION: The Partnership is seeking a highly-skilled Chief External Officer (CXO) to serve as a key member of the executive team. The CXO will work closely with the chief executive...
On-Ramps Los Angeles, CA, USA Full-Time
Mar 30, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Creative Action is a nationally-recognized youth arts education organization in Austin, Texas. As the largest provider of creative learning programs in Central Texas, we use the arts as a medium to inspire creativity, unlock potential, and transform the lives of students of all ages. We pride ourselves on building transformative relationships that expand individual connections across differences. Through interactive classroom performances, after school residencies, and community-based programs, our team of professional teaching artists inspire youth to be creative artists, courageous allies, critical thinkers, and confident leaders in their communities. Creative Action believes that when equipped with creativity, confidence, courage, and critical thinking skills, there’s no limit to what students can achieve. Since Creative Action’s founding in 1997, we have reached more than 250,000 youth and adults, delivered more than 300,000 hours of arts...
On-Ramps Austin, TX, USA Full-Time
Mar 22, 2022  
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Education First is a mission-driven education policy consultancy dedicated to ensuring that all students – and particularly students in poverty and students of color – are prepared for success in college, careers and life. We work with organizations that are shaping the future of education across the nation, including school networks and districts, state departments of education, policy and advocacy organizations, youth empowerment organizations, talent organizations and foundations. We help these system leaders catalyze change through our services: Conduct research and analysis on policies and provide contextual recommendations and strategic support to translate findings into concrete, sustainable action Develop and implement visionary, coherent strategies and strategic plans by prioritizing inclusive voices, focusing on the right problems, and providing space to explore Plan and facilitate meaningful convenings for organizations and...
On-Ramps Remote Full-Time