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Communications + Development Coordinator

Chicago, IL, USA

Job Type

Full Time


Hybrid: Chicagoland

About the Role

As communications coordinator at The CAFE Group, you will support communications and external affairs efforts. The person in this new role, reporting to the chief communications officer, will maintain department operations and systems as well as produce content for the development and marketing functions at The CAFE Group.


About Us

The CAFE Group, founded by philanthropists Liz and Don Thompson, is a one-of-a-kind nonprofit unapologetically dedicated to investing in leaders of color, recognizing the value of their knowledge, experience, and connection to the communities they serve. Through tailored offerings, including mentorship, networking, and seven-figure catalytic funding, The CAFE Group is reshaping how philanthropy interacts with and invests in Black and other leaders of color to ensure everyone can thrive.

Whether through our LEAD Internship programs for young people exploring careers in philanthropy or our community-building programs for education innovators funded through our 1954 Project initiative, The CAFE Group is building a new social impact leadership pipeline.

We invite you to join us in creating more inclusive and effective models of community support and education innovation.

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