FCNL is a nonpartisan organization that seeks to live our values of integrity, simplicity, and peace as we build relationships across political divides to move policies forward.
The Friends Committee on National Legislation seeks a Spirit-led, seasoned and strategic leader who brings vision, inspiration, and executive experience to the role of General Secretary.
The Director of Friends Place leads and manages outreach, program, and operations of Friends Place on Capitol Hill, a Quaker learning center and guest house that promotes civic engagement.
The lobbyist will lead FCNL’s Immigration and Refugee program legislative portfolio pursuing federal policies that protect the rights, safety, and dignity of all immigrants, refugees, and migrants.
The Major Gifts Officer will identify and cultivate major gift prospects, soliciting both annual and planned gifts, traveling throughout an assigned territory visiting current and potential FCNL supporters.
The FCNL IT systems administrator is responsible for supporting the IT department’s plans for future enhancements and overseeing the technology infrastructure of FCNL.
The Advocacy Teams Organizer will support new and prospective members of FCNL’s Advocacy Teams to develop deep advocacy skills and connect with the national network of 1,500 people already working in 125 Advocacy Teams around the country.
The Advocacy Teams Trainer will coach and train our expanding network of 1,500 people in 125 Advocacy Teams around the country who are building deep relationships with their members of Congress.
The Staff Accountant provides support to the Accounting Manager and Controller to ensure efficiency and timeliness in the accounting treatment for FCNL’s financial management of asset and revenue activities and controls.
The Development Assistant role supports the Annual Fund team and Development department through administrative and operational support of FCNL’s donor programs.
The Human Resources (HR) Assistant is an integral part of FCNL’s Human Resources team, responsible for key administrative and operational functions within the department that are critical to overall operations within the organization.
Diversity and Inclusion
In keeping with the Quaker testimony of equality, we strive to be an organization that welcomes, values and respects the different perspectives of every individual.
The Advocacy Teams Network is made up of more than 1,500 Quakers and friends from across the county who use their power as constituents to make change in Washington.
FCNL has long benefited from the dedicated service of Friends who volunteer in our Washington, D.C. office for a focused period of time.
FCNL’s grassroots network includes hundreds of Quaker meetings and churches around the country. As an FCNL Contact, you’ll receive monthly updates on important actions.
Native American Advocacy Program
For decades, FCNL’s Native American Advocacy Program has been an enduring ally to national Native American organizations and Indian communities engaged in policy advocacy. The congressional advocate on Native American policy manages the program.
Opportunities for Young Adults
Recent college graduates spend 11 months working with key staff members at FCNL to build expertise in advocacy from a public interest perspective. This is a paid, full-time position.
As an Advocacy Corps organizer, you’ll connect local activists and leaders with your members of Congress to affect big, long-term change.
FCNL offers several paid summer internships that provide a broad introduction to federal policy, grassroots organizing, and nonprofit management.
The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship invites recent college and graduate school alumni to apply for six to nine-month fellowships with NGOs in Washington, D.C.
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