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Non-Profit & Think Tanks

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Nonprofit and Philanthropy

Idealist (Action Without Borders) - A global clearinghouse of nonprofit resources, including jobs, internships, mailing lists, and career fairs. Can search by geographic location and interest area.

OpportunityKnocks - Nonprofit job listings for administrative, staff and professional positions. - Job board for the non-profit sector as well as articles and resources of interest to those in the fields of nonprofit management, fundraising, and philanthropy.

Nonprofit Oyster - A resource for employment opportunities in the nonprofit sector.

Careers in World Affairs - Foreign Policy Association global jobs board. Thousands of global organizations participate, including NGOs, international nonprofit and relief organizations, think tanks, and policy organizations.

Nonprofit Career Network - Provides job and volunteer listings, resume posting, and a nonprofit directory.

Orion Grassroots Network - Internships, jobs, apprenticeships and Americorps opportunities with grassroots organizations in areas such as conservation, education, restoration, agriculture, and activism.

Community Career Center - Nonprofit development jobs listed by region, primary skills or organization mission.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy - The newspaper of the nonprofit world including jobs and other Internet resources.

The Nonprofit Times - An important trade publication in nonprofit management with its own job board.

The Foundation Center - A comprehensive resource for researching careers in philanthropy including recent news articles, a database of literature for the nonprofit sector and a directory of foundations. Weekly listings of jobs are provided on the Philanthropy News Digest Job Corner.

AmeriCorps - A network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment.

GuideStar - The national database of U.S. charitable organizations, gathers and distributes data on more than 1.5 million IRS-recognized nonprofits. Also offers a subscription-based salary survey.

1Bloc - A networking website where leaders in the field of sustainability, corporate social innovation, and social entrepreneurs can network and share best practices for driving positive social change through enterprise.

Public Sector Careers - Listings in the UK for jobs in the public sector.

Think Tanks and Research Organizations

National Institute for Research Advancement - NIRA's World Directory of Think Tanks, indexed by name or by country of origin. Up-to-date information available on approximately 500 think tanks from 100 countries.

Research Centers in International Relations - Indexed by country, and in the United States, by state. Provided by the United States Institute of Peace.