Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association
821 E 35th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407
(612) 722-4817

PPNA is Hiring for our full time Community Organizer Position

Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association (PPNA)
Community Organizer Job Posting

The Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association (PPNA) is hiring a full time Community Organizer to increase participation by neighborhood members, build community leadership and expand the capacity of residents and businesses to determine our hopes, needs and solutions.

PPNA’s mission is to enhance the quality of life in the Powderhorn Park Neighborhood by facilitating community engagement, embracing a diversity of voices, and fostering economic and community development.  Visit to learn more about our organization.

Community Organizer Primary Duties & Responsibilities

Candidate Qualifications
PPNA is seeking a qualified candidate to join our neighborhood team.   The ideal applicant will be a self-starter, organized, have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy working with a diverse community.  Candidates must have a strong commitment to social, racial and economic justice.

Required Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications

How to Apply
Email cover letter, resume, three references and your personal statement toinfo@ppna.orgby May 21, 2015, by 5:00 pm.  In cover letter, please highlight your fluency level and experience working with community issues.  Application packets should be PDF files.  No phone calls please.

Personal Statement:  In addition to cover letter, please include a 300 word personal statement outlining your thoughts on the importance of community organizing with under resourced communities and communities of color for equitable change.   

EEO/AA Statement
PPNA is an equal opportunity employer.  PPNA will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, disability, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, affectional preference or sexual orientation, citizenship, age, veteran status, marital status or status with regard to public assistance.