Houston in Action, a coalition of people and organizations working to build a stronger Houston through a culture of civic engagement, is recruiting Organizers for staff positions at up to 20 of our member organizations. Organizers will reach out to area communities who have been undercounted in the Census and/or disenfranchised and are historically less civically engaged.
Successful organizers will develop, sustain, and grow strong relationships within these communities, and gain a deepened understanding of assets, strengths, challenges and power dynamics of their community. Though embedded and staffed at Houston in Action member organizations, Community in Action Organizers will work and receive training as a cohort. They will work together to collaborate on strategies and coordinate tactics for engaging the specific communities the 2020 Census, voting, and other forms of civic engagement.Continue reading