Above all else, “experimentation” was the defining word of 2023 for FCYO. We released the foundational Power to Win Framework, completed the first year of our GenPower Labs and YO-CARE programs, and led incisive opportunities for funder engagement. This bunch of movement scientists is delighted to present “Testing for the Future: The FCYO 2023 Annual Report.”
FCYO is hiring a Communications Manager to lead the development and implementation of a holistic communications strategy that elevates FCYO’s leadership across the youth organizing and philanthropic sectors and strengthens our ability to realize our vision of a stronger youth organizing field. In addition to robust experience both developing and implementing communications strategy, the ideal candidate will bring a sophisticated analysis of social justice issues, exceptional writing and storytelling skills, familiarity with philanthropy, and the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fluid, and fast-paced workplace environment.
The Funders’ Collaborative on Youth Organizing is excited to announce the launch of the second interaction of Youth Organizing for Climate Action and Racial Equity (YO-CARE). The first iteration of YO-CARE began in April 2022, providing grantmaking and capacity-building resources to young people of color and young people from other frontline communities who are collectively organizing to address the climate crisis. Building on the lessons and enthusiasm of its first year of existence, YO-CARE 2 intensifies its focus on supporting organizational transformation and cultivating a deeper commitment to movement building amongst grantee organizations through the application of FCYO’s Power To Win Framework as a guiding compass.
FCYO a hiring a Learning & Development Associate to support our institutional fundraising and learning and evaluation activities. The ideal candidate will be well organized and data-driven and bring strong writing skills, have familiarity with mixed-methods research and/or grant writing experience, and an understanding of and commitment to youth organizing. We are accepting applications for this position through October 26, 2023.
FCYO is seeking an independent web developer for a website redesign. As FCYO grows as an organization and expands our work and reach, our digital home must also evolve to align with our organizational goals, further explain our mission and theory of change, and outline a clear pathway for understanding our work. We are looking for a web development and design consultant who can work with us to build out a new and improved FCYO website with a clean, dynamic, modern, and engaging interface hosted on the WordPress platform.
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Calling on years of lessons from partnership in the youth organizing field, FCYO is excited to introduce the Power to Win Framework! Developed through extensive collaboration and refinement with our partners, this Framework serves as a guiding light for the youth organizing field and movement leaders, leading us towards transformative justice.