Lead Organizer at Sarasota United for Responsibility and Equity (SURE)
About the job
Sarasota United for Responsibility and Equity is a congregation based, justice ministry located in Sarasota, Florida. We are looking for a canditate who can quickly step into a leadership position with our organization. We research complex community problems and present solutions to decision-makers at our annual Nehemiah Assembly where we have close to 1000 people in attendance.
Through this process SURE has won:
-Juvenile Civil Citaitons which have reduced youth arrests by over 200 per year.
-A comprehensive treatment court that helps up to 100 people with mental illness get off the streets into treatment and housing.
-A renowed recover program in the county jail which has reduced recidivism by over 50% among those who struggle with addictions.