Jobs and Internships

Thank you for your interest in working with 1000 Friends of Oregon. Please check back frequently for new opportunities!


Current Job Openings

(click position title for description and application instructions)

Development Director

Community Engagement Coordinator


Cooperating Attorney Program

1000 Friends of Oregon's Cooperating Attorney Program (CAP) matches meritorious land use cases with attorneys who have agreed to take up to one pro bono case per year. The CAP program primarily represents rural landowners. Attorneys interested in participating in CAP should contact Mary Kyle McCurdy,


Gerhardt Internship

Every spring, 1000 Friends of Oregon selects a single outstanding applicant for our Gerhardt Internship, a full-time 10-week paid summer internship. The purpose of the internship is to provide an opportunity for on-the-job experience for planning students and those in similar fields, especially for those interested in public service. For more information, please contact Robin Jennings,


Volunteer Opportunities

There are many ways to volunteer your time with 1000 Friends. Whether by pitching in behind the scenes at events, reaching out to community members to take action, helping out with our fundraising efforts, or putting your photography and graphic design skills to use – volunteers like you make our work possible!

Please fill out our volunteer form so we can get to know you, and we'll get in touch with opportunities.