Join the team at United Way Bay Area

Together, we can make an impact.

Building a strong community that takes care of everyone who lives here depends on your generous support.

Make a Lasting Impact in the Bay Area

Our success is driven by our exceptional people and their commitment to the Bay Area community. Working at United Way Bay Area means making a lasting impact in the lives of those residents who need it most. Our employees use their individual strengths, innovation, and collaboration to help solve some of our region’s toughest challenges. We are seeking dedicated, talented, and diverse professionals who are passionate about creating a more equitable Bay Area.   United Way Bay Area values and is committed to an anti-racist workplace. Our commitment is seen in our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) work that is actively looking at our policies, practices, and programs to improve equity within our organization.


“I feel so lucky to work with passionate individuals every day. UWBA has great leadership who are dedicated to their employees and the people we serve. UWBA’s culture is compassionate, welcoming, and impactful. The biggest reward for me is to be able to impact the lives of those suffering from the legacy poverty.”

– Anton Timms, Senior Director, Community Engagement

“I enjoy working at UWBA because we care about doing the right thing. We care about how we do our work, and what impacts we have on our communities. We listen to and we work transparently with our partners to improve and ultimately make things better for the people we serve.”

– Norman Cheng, Program Analyst

“My colleagues at UWBA are creative, driven, and deeply invested in our community. They teach me something new pretty much every day.”

– Madison Priest, Development Officer

Employee Benefits Highlights

Health Benefits

Competitive Medical, Dental and Vison Benefits

Retirement Savings

2% 401k Matching + + additional 5-8% employer contribution


New employees can earn up to 2 weeks’ vacation and 12 paid holidays – including Juneteenth

Remote Options

Remote optional for many positions


Paid Volunteer Hours

Additional Perks

Flexible work hours

Current Openings

UWBA is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. UWBA is committed to building and maintaining a diverse staff and an inclusive workplace that values equity. We welcome applications from immigrants, BIPOC, LGBTQ communities, and people with lived experiences in poverty. 

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