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Policy Counsel LGBTQ, Gender, and Reproductive Justice Project

The ACLU Foundation of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) seeks a Policy Counsel to protect and advance reproductive justice, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (“LGBTQ”) rights, and gender equity in Southern California and throughout the state.

Los Angeles, Orange County, or San Bernardino

Legal/Advocacy Assistant

The Legal/Advocacy Assistant will provide administrative support to attorneys, organizers and policy advocates to support the work of the Bakersfield office. This position will require flexibility, an eagerness to learn the inner workings of impact advocacy, and exceptional multi-tasking and


Senior Staff Attorney – Voting Rights

We seek a Senior Staff Attorney to build and lead new litigation and policy advocacy to protect and expand voting rights in Southern California and throughout the state. The Senior Staff Attorney will also provide technical assistance to community groups and develop advocacy to expand voting rights

Los Angeles, Santa Ana, San Bernardino or Bakersfield Office

Associate Director of Planned Giving

The purpose of this position is to ensure that ACLU SoCal is establishing, strengthening, and retaining strong, long-term partnerships with planned gift donors, primary through the management of a portfolio of high-level prospects, and leading the advancement of the Gift Planning program.

Los Angeles, Orange County

Senior Organizer – Activist Engagement & Development Project

The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) seeks a Senior Organizer to develop and implement engagement plans and programs to build an active and sustaining base of ACLU SoCal volunteers to work alongside us to win civil rights and civil liberties campaigns throughout

Legal/Advocacy Internships, Externships & Volunteer Opportunities

The ACLU SoCal is currently accepting applications for interns, externs, and volunteers to work in our Los Angeles, Orange County (Santa Ana), and Inland Empire (San Bernardino) offices. We are accepting internship applications from students at all academic levels, including high school students

Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Santa Ana, Bakersfield

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