Resources for the Nonprofit Job Seeker

Searching for a new job? YNPN Chicago has compiled a directory of job search engines, career development resources, and networking events in Chicago. Email us at if you have something new to add!

Job Search Engines 

Association Forum of Chicagoland
National job board with resources to advance your career.

Association of Fundraising Professionals-Chicago Chapter
Chicagoland job board with email alert system.

Careers in Nonprofits
National job board featuring temporary to full-time positions.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Focused on fundraising, administrative and executive positions.

Commongood Careers
National job board with monthly newsletter featuring new jobs and career advice.

Council on Foundations
Easy-to-use breakdown of sectors within the nonprofit field.

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy
National job board with great career resources and articles.

National job board that provides job listings for high-level & executive positions in the nonprofit sector.

National job board that provides nonprofit job, internship, & volunteer opportunities.

International job board that posts numerous nonprofit & for profit job opportunities. Lists positions posted to 1000s of websites around the world.

National Council of Nonprofits
Includes industry news along with jobs nationwide.

National job board that provides nonprofit job listings. There is a high concentration of positions in IL on the website.

Opportunity Knocks
National job board that provides nonprofit job listings.

Career Development

Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management

Brazen Careerist


The Daily Muse

The Ladders

Learn How To Become

Levo League


US News & World Report-On Careers

Wall Street Journal Careers

Events in Chicago 

YNPN Chicago Events

All A-Board Alliance


Eventbrite: Chicago Nonprofit

Idealist Chicago Events Page

Meetup: Chicago Nonprofit