Lead Organizer

Applicants should provide the following information: A cover letter stating your interest, availability and general qualifications A resume or CV outlining your education, skills, and experience List of 3 references Please submit your complete application via email to jobs@poweru.org with the following subject line: “your name – Lead Organizer” Job Purpose: Power U requires a talented[…]

Civic Engagement Youth Organizer

Applicants should provide the following information: A cover letter stating your interest, availability and general qualifications A resume or CV outlining your education, skills and experience List of 3 references Please submit your complete application via email to jobs@poweru.org with the following subject line: “your name – Civic Engagement Organizer” Job Purpose: Power U Center is seeking a[…]

Reproductive Justice Youth Organizer

Applicants should provide the following information: A cover letter stating your interest, availability and general qualifications A resume or CV outlining your education, skills and experience List of 3 references Please submit your complete application via email to jobs@poweru.org with the following subject line: “your name – Reproductive Justice Organizer” Job Purpose: Power U requires a[…]

James Lopez Executive Director

James Lopez is an Afro-Latino native of Rochester, New York. James graduated from the University of Buffalo where he earned his degree in Psychology and African American Studies. James began organizing through legal advocacy while working with the Attorney General’s Environmental Protection Bureau in Buffalo. He then worked for the Western New York Law Center organizing with[…]

Mako Carr Youth Organizer

Mako Carr was born and raised in Miami, Florida. Mako is a graduate of Miami North Western Senior High school. He joined Power U in 2012 where he became very active and engaged in restorative justice organizing. In 2016 Mako became an intern for Power U laste becoming a Youth Organizer. Contact Info: Mako@poweru.org

Jabari Mickles Community Organizer

Jabari Mickles is a Community Organizer for Power U. He is originally from Detroit, Michigan and comes from a union labor family. Jabari started his organizing efforts with Dream Defenders in 2012, several months after the organization started. From there he began focusing on environmental racism and how it affects his community. Contact Info: Jabari@poweru.org