Careers

Thank you for your interest in joining the fight to end hunger and poverty.

Benefits and Staff Wellness

We offer an excellent benefits package and a rewarding workplace. Staff wellness and quality of life are important to us. Full-time staff members have access to benefits such as:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage, generous employer contribution
  • Employer-paid life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) profit-sharing plan, including access to a retirement/financial adviser
  • Healthcare reimbursement account (HRA), Generous employer contributions
  • Flexible spending accounts – medical and dependent care
  • Paid time off and ability to carry vacation over to the following year
  • Pre-tax transportation/SmartBenefits program
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Worldwide emergency assistance services for traveling employees and their families
  • Credit union option
  • Business-casual dress
  • On-site gym at no cost to D.C.-based employees

Benefit offerings for positions other than regular, full-time positions may vary.

Bread for the World is an equal opportunity employer.

Work-life Balance

We provide opportunities to work remotely and can support flexible schedules. Although there may be times when staff members need to work more hours than usual, we work hard to manage capacity so everyone can achieve their personal and professional goals.

Open Positions

  • Job

    Lobby Day Assistant

    The Government Relations department is seeking a Lobby Day Assistant. We are eager to identify a diverse pool of qualified candidates. If you are interested in applying, please submit a cover letter and resume to Christine Ashley at  Careers.GR@bread.org no later than April 7, 2017.

    Application Deadline: April 7, 2017
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    Regional Organizer, Florida

    Bread for the World is seeking a highly motivated individual to build, organize, and strengthen a regional grassroots network to accomplish our legislative goals toward ending hunger and poverty in the United States and internationally. Devotes 90% of time to grassroots organizing in 2-3 assigned states. Devotes 10% of...

  • Vice President for Finance and Administration

    Bread for the World is seeking to recruit an energetic, committed, and engaging individual to serve as Vice President for Finance and Administration. 

    The Vice President for Finance and Administration is a critical member of the senior management team and is responsible for oversight of the organization’s...

  • Job

    Senior Manager for Information Systems

    Bread for the World is seeking a highly motivated individual to provide leadership for Bread for the World’s information and constituent information systems and services in support of the mission. Oversees a program that ensures the accurate, efficient, and accessible integration of various systems such as Raiser’s Edge...

  • Job

    Advocacy Officer

    Bread for the World is seeking a highly driven individual to provide strategic, professional, and technical support for the Director of Government Relations and Strategy Council to identify, cultivate, and mobilize leaders who are influential with Members of Congress and can be effective in moving Bread’s policy agenda...

  • Senior National Associate for Roman Catholic Engagement

    Bread for the World is seeking a highly driven individual to provide strategic direction for Bread and the Institute’s engagement with Roman Catholic religious communities, Roman Catholic agencies, organizations, and networks that are committed to advocate on domestic and international hunger and poverty issues. 

  • Managing Director

    The next Managing Director will provide organizational leadership in a pivotal, challenging period. The Managing Director will have the skills, drive, and spiritual depth to incorporate all aspects of Bread’s organization into an ongoing integrated, effective, and dynamic team. 

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to health as a hunger issue.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical actions you can take, and a prayer.

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

  • Interfaith Religious Leaders’ Pledge to End Hunger

    A wide array of the nation’s faith leaders have come together on the eve of Pope Francis’ arrival in the United States to commit ourselves to encourage our communities to work for the end of hunger by 2030 and, toward that end, for a shift in U.S. national priorities.

    We are deeply pleased...

For Advocacy

  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.

    ...

  • The State of Black Poverty: A Pan-African Millennial Perspective on Ending Hunger by 2030

    Over the past year and a half, about two-dozen young adults from the United States and countries in Africa and the Caribbean, have gathered virtually and in person to reflect on the effects of hunger and poverty in black communities. The working group has been considering socio-political and...

  • Fact Sheet: The Hunger-Medicaid Connection

    Congress is considering proposals that would jeopardize healthcare coverage for millions of poor and near-poor adults and children. 

    The bill under consideration, the American Health Care Act, would gut...