Churches United in Ministry (CHUM), with headquarters in Duluth, Minnesota, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit coalition of over 40 diverse faith communities in Duluth. CHUM is dedicated to building a healthier community by breaking down the barriers that divide us, especially the barriers of economic injustice, racism, and social isolation. CHUM has 35 employees, over 300 regular volunteers, and a budget of $2.5 million supported by a strong and reliable base of individual, congregational, foundation and government grants, and contracts. CHUM plays a major role in Duluth’s continuum of care for people experiencing homelessness, hunger and social isolation, with three primary areas of work:
PRIMARY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Reporting to CHUM’s Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) leads a team of staff to ensure the effectiveness and sustainability of all programs, projects, and services. The ED also helps the organization achieve its mission in partnership with aligned organizations, and serves as a community thought leader for current and emerging issues related to homelessness, poverty, equity, food security, and social justice. The primary responsibilities are:
The salary range for this position is $70K-$90K, and is commensurate with experience and qualifications. In addition, CHUM offers an attractive benefit package.
The organization will begin reviewing applications February 1, 2021. Cincinnatus invites interested candidates to send an electronic letter of introduction and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org, or a hard copy to Employment, Cincinnatus, 2021 East Hennepin Avenue, Suite 325, Minneapolis, MN 55413.