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Work with Us

Want to join a growing and dynamic organization that is making a difference in schools across the country? We offer a variety of career, internship and volunteer opportunities.


Healthy Schools Campaign is committed to diversity and equal opportunity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability or sexual orientation.  Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), women, LGBTQIA+ people and members of other marginalized communities are encouraged to apply for all career, internship and/or volunteer opportunities.

Healthy Schools Campaign is searching for its next president + CEO. The job description can be found here. HSC develops programs and advocates for policy change at the intersection of education, health and equity, and is dedicated to making schools healthier places for all students. The search committee is seeking candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to HSC’s mission and advocacy model, and the leadership, management and fundraising experience to guide the organization into its next chapter.

HSC is seeking a Writer + Project Manager to help further its mission of making schools healthier places for all children. The Writer + Project Manager will serve as a key member of HSC’s communications team. To apply, visit the job description here.

HSC is seeking a part-time bookkeeper to help further its mission of making schools healthier places for all children. The bookkeeper will provide accounting functions including but not limited to processing payroll bi-weekly, financial record keeping, and transactions including A/P, A/R, monthly billing, and general ledger.

Internship Opportunities

We welcome interns with a variety of interests and skills. Specific internships vary according to our needs. We also consider potential interns’ academic and professional goals. Internships are regularly available in the following areas:

  • Public Policy Research
  • Program Planning
  • Fundraising and Special Events
  • Communications

Interns and supervisors work together to determine an appropriate schedule and internship length. Generally, interns commit to working between 16 and 40 hours per week for two months to one year. Please note that all internships are unpaid and based out of our office in downtown Chicago.

Volunteer Opportunities

We offer exciting volunteer opportunities throughout the year, including school garden plantings and special event support. Please note that all volunteer opportunities are based in Chicago. To learn how you can join us as a volunteer and to find out about upcoming opportunities, complete the application form.

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