Interested in a Career as an Organizer?


AMOS (A Mid-Iowa Organizing Strategy) and its national organizing network, the Industrial Areas Foundation, are hiring organizers whose primary responsibility is identifying, training and mentoring potential leaders in community-based institutions.

Organizers work with these leaders to take on economic, social and political pressures affecting area families.

AMOS has a growing membership of 40 community-based institutions including religious congregations, schools, neighborhood associations, and nonprofits. Over the past 25 years, AMOS has built a track record of success around a diverse, grassroots agenda including

  • Children's mental health
  • Juvenile justice and restorative justice practices in our schools
  • Workforce and economic development
  • Infrastructure
  • Affordable housing and supportive housing services
  • Training 1000s of community leaders to act on their own behalf

Salary: $50,000 and full benefits

Contact AMOS Lead Organizer Courtney Dufford to learn more about careers in organizing and get connected with other organizers. [email protected]