Advocates for Community Transformation

Act is a growing non-profit that exists to make neighborhood safety a normal reality for everyone. To do this, we equip underserved residents to fight crime on their street using the justice system. Act currently serves multiple neighborhoods in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The organization operates as a 501c3 with 20+ full-time employees and a $4 million annual budget. We value building a team that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.   

Apr 18, 2022
Full time
Advocates for Community Transformation Dallas, TX, USA
Act is currently seeking two personable, tenacious, and self-motivated individuals to serve as Community Advocate Fellows who can join our team for two years to help drive Act’s legal casework forward, engaging and resolving casework by initiating and sustaining community relationships, while working alongside staff and volunteer attorneys. This position serves Dallas-Fort Worth communities by researching open record and internal data sets to find the most effective and efficient ways to meet potential clients and then introducing them to Act’s ministry and legal model. This will entail building strong working relationships with local police, city officials, neighborhood leaders and other non-profits. This position serves staff and volunteer attorneys by work-flowing casework, consistent engagement with clients, keeping casework updated and seeing cases through to their resolution. This position also serves the rest of Act staff by working cross-departmentally to aid in the...