Overview

  • Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
  • Staff101-250
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1991
They empower U.S. urban youth to transform their neighborhoods and the world through intensive community service. Globally, they are constructing a new school every three days in some of the economically poorest countries around the world. The buildOn movement is made up of passionate people from all walks of life who are committed to the belief that service and education can end poverty in the world. With support they are breaking the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations through service learning programs in many of America’s most under-resourced high schools and by building schools in some of the world’s poorest villages. What They Do buildOn’s mission is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations through service and education. They are breaking the cycle every day through service learning programs in some of the nation’s toughest high schools and by building schools in some of the world’s poorest countries. Where They Work Their unique service model focuses on education both within the U.S. and internationally.  

Where is buildOn
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    Location of open jobs

    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    2Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • Vice President of Development, West Coast
      United States
    • VP of East Coast
      United States

    Staff at buildOn have experience in

    Sectors

    • youth
    • tertiary education
    • development
    • teachers
    • personnel / human resources

    Countries

    • mali
    • guatemala
    • bolivia
    • dominican republic
    • nicaragua

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • experience in recruitment
    • international experience
    • with experience in conflict areas

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    Company Offices
    • United States (headquarters)
    • Stamford
    • P.O. Box 16741 Stamford, CT 06905
    • United States
    • Bronx
    • 391 East 149th Street, 7th Floor Bronx, NY 10451
    • United States
    • Detroit
    • 220 Bagley Suite 420, Detroit, MI 48226
    • United States
    • Stamford
    • 800 Long Ridge Rd. 2nd. Floor Stamford, CT 06902
    • United States
    • Chicago
    • 500 West Monroe, Fl 10 Chicago, IL 60661
    • United States
    • Oakland
    • 101 Broadway, Suite 309 Oakland, CA 94607

    In the News

    In the news: Malawi

    Banda and Madonna in Malawi aid spat

    15 April 2013

    Playing for charity

    8 December 2011