Breaking into the Nonprofit Sector

Episode #47

If you are a service-oriented person, finding a job at a nonprofit organization can be the perfect way to earn a living while giving back to your community. However, finding the right nonprofit that fits your own vision can be more challenging. Join us as The Nonprofit Nerd Jarrett Ransom, President of The Rayvan Group, shares tips on how to not only find a great organization that is aligned with your own values but also allows you to be your authentic self.


Jarrett Ransom is known as the Nonprofit Nerd. She began her consulting firm in 2009 and works exclusively with nonprofits. She is passionate about creating community, empowering others to see and exceed their full potential. She wears many hats and under her leadership and guidance, her teams across the nation raise millions of dollars every year to support and sustain their mission. The Rayvan Group has helped create sustainable fundraising strategies for start-up to multi-million dollar charitable organizations. As President and CEO of The Rayvan Group, Jarrett consults with nonprofits to help them see the future of their organization. In addition, Jarrett is the co-host of the American Nonprofit Academy’s Nonprofit Show where she brings her dynamic energy and enthusiasm to the weekly show featuring nonprofit thought leaders and topics from around the globe. Jarrett and her son love to adventure and explore the great outdoors. They have currently visited 11 National Parks so far and plan on seeing all US National Parks together.


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