Now Hiring A Nonprofit Program Associate

Are you ready to apply your talents to help an innovative nonprofit that is changing the model for curing disease while improving the lives of people who are suffering? Mission: Cure is a growing nonprofit organization that has made great strides in record time. We bring a sense of urgency, efficiency, and innovation to the disease-curing ecosystem, starting with pancreatitis. We are determined, collaborative, and smart problem-solvers. If you share these traits and care about curing disease and improving health care, we invite you to apply.

Job Overview
The Program Associate will play a pivotal role in growing our organizational capacity and increasing our impact. This individual will help launch important new projects, such as collaborative efforts with other patient-led disease organizations, and will help manage fundraising and nonprofit operations.

Responsibilities Include:

  1. Operational Support: Collaborate with the CEO to coordinate and optimize daily operational tasks and strategic priorities. Assist with hiring of new staff.
  2. Program Development: Aid in the ideation, planning, and execution of new and existing programs, such as a partnership with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs to improve health care for veterans.
  3. Nonprofit Management: Contribute to the effective management of the nonprofit by revising and ensuring compliance with policies, managing technology platforms, and helping with budgeting.
  4. Board of Directors: Prepare for Board of Directors meetings and take meeting minutes.
  5. Fundraising: Assist in fundraising efforts, including maintaining our Salesforce Nonprofit Success Pack database, analyzing donor data, and drafting grant proposals.
  6. Public Policy: Help plan and execute campaigns to make government funding and policy more patient centered.
  7. Team Building: Participate in and occasionally lead team-building activities, fostering a strong, cohesive, and collaborative team environment.

Essential Requirements:

  • Commitment to Mission: Cure’s mission and vision.
  • Interest in nonprofit management.
  • Bachelor’s degree and experience managing public health or related projects.
  • Proven project management capabilities.
  • Exceptional writing, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with and interest in using AI tools such as ChatGPT to maximize productivity
  • Familiarity with Salesforce CRM preferred.
  • A go-getter who takes a proactive approach, identifying and addressing needs without waiting for direction.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary range: $60-$70K (based on experience and location).
  • Full-time role.
  • Remote with occasional in-person meetings.

About Us:
Mission: Cure was founded in 2017 to find effective treatments and, ultimately, a cure for pancreatitis, an extremely painful, degenerative, and costly disease. Led by Megan Golden, a leader in innovative, outcome-based financing and Linda Martin, a veteran technology entrepreneur, Mission: Cure is pioneering a new funding model that creates new incentives for patient outcomes. Mission: Cure’s full-time staff of 4 is based across the US and in the Middle East.

How to Apply:
Please send your resume, a cover letter detailing your interest in the role, and a writing sample to

Mission: Cure is an equal opportunity employer. We invite qualified applicants of all backgrounds to join our team and contribute to our vision of changing the paradigm for curing disease.

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