Alliance For Full Acceptance (AFFA) is a nonprofit LGBTQQ/Allied organization founded in 1998 and headquartered in Charleston SC. AFFA is a social justice organization achieving equality and acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
AFFA serves as a hub for the diverse LGBTQQ community of South Carolina’s Lowcountry and the surrounding areas.
AFFA educates and influences the “moveable middle” population through media campaigns, voter education initiatives, speakers’ bureau, diversity/cultural competency workshops and legislative and advocacy initiatives. AFFA also empowers and strengthens the health and self-esteem within the LGBTQ population through programs, events and workshops featuring presenters and topics that are change agents for equality as well as social support opportunities across the community.
Currently the Executive Director is the only full time staff person for the organization.
AFFA is seeking a seasoned professional to lead the organization to rise to its next level.
The Executive Director is responsible to
Skills: The successful candidate will have
Personal Characteristics: The successful candidate will be:
Job Succession Plan
It is AFFA’s desire to hire the Executive Director in an apprentice capacity through the remainder of the term of the current ED (Not to exceed the end of 2017) so that on-the-job training can occur to best prepare the new ED for the roles and responsibilities required as a leader for AFFA.
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume outlining their skills and experience to firstname.lastname@example.org.