We know that our goals and vision can only be achieved through the efforts of people like you.We hope you will consider joining our effort to unite Baltimore through parks.

Parks & People has worked for more than 30 years to build public-private partnerships that sustain and improve Baltimore’s parks and green spaces, with a legacy of investing in projects that revitalize green programs that allow children, youth and adults to learn, grow, and explore their natural environment.  Our vision is to ensure that everyone in Baltimore is connected to nature, their community and each other through vibrant parks and green spaces.

Click a listed position below for a detailed description or apply at https://parkspeoplefoundationinc.easyapply.co.  Note that if you use the standard Apply Now button, you will need to combine your cover letter, resume and any other submissions into one document as only one attachment is allowed.


Full-time Employment

Director of Development

The Director of Development serves as Parks & People’s chief development officer, providing the vision and the leadership to build and sustain the Foundation’s programs for fundraising, communications and marketing. The role requires an experienced leader to marshal the fundraising potential of the Foundation and guide all its major functions to the next level of excellence, with the support of a staff team and consultants.  The Director is responsible for annual giving, major gifts, planned & legacy giving, grants, corporate & foundation relations, and special events.  The Director also is responsible for administration of the Foundation’s constituent database and donor stewardship program.

The Director of Development is a key member of the Senior Staff team.  This is a full-time position requiring 40 hours per week.

Part-time Employment

Staff Accountant

Parks & People is seeking an experienced professional to provide support for the Director of Finance with respect to reporting and accuracy of financial information.  This role is responsible for providing financial, administrative and operational assistance to support the financial aspects of programs, projects and operations.  The Staff Accountant will also assist in preparation and maintenance of records, documents and data for public and private grants.

This is a part-time position requiring 16-24 hours 2-4 days per week.

Summer Employment – Branches

Make a difference by joining a team that works together to mentor and teach Baltimore’s youth as they develop into self-sufficient adults.  The Parks & People Foundation is seeking staff for this summer’s Branches program, an innovative internship opportunity for currently enrolled Baltimore City high school students that provides a pathway to green careers.  Branches interns engage in hands-on projects to improve community gardens, parks, schoolyards and other green spaces in their communities.

The following positions are available:
Assistant Team Leader
Team Leader

Summer Employment – SuperKids Camp
SuperKids Camp is a six-week academic enrichment program designed to help elementary school-aged students in Baltimore City improve or maintain their scholastic skills during the summer months. We focus our efforts in the following areas — reading, environmental literacy, character development, basic math skills, and fostering an appreciation of the environment through hands-on learning and field trips.

The following positions are available:
Environmental Literacy Counselor
Office Assistant