Join The Team

The Mission Continues has been recognized by the Draper Richards Foundation as one of the country’s most socially innovative nonprofit organizations, and by The Nonprofit Times as one of the best nonprofits to work for the past three years. Working at The Mission Continues is not a typical 9-5 job. If you’re looking for a challenge, then you’ve come to the right place.  We’re a collaborative and fast-paced team, and we’re committed to the personal and professional development of each of our team members.

Current Openings



Communications Specialist – New York City or Washington, DC (preferred)


Executive Director – Chicago
Director of Research – Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, or Washington, DC


Fellowship Program Specialist – Houston or St. Louis
Program Support Coordinator – AmeriCorps VISTA – St. Louis
Regional Resource Specialist – Houston | New York City | Washington, DC
Service Platoon Specialist – Houston | Los Angeles | New York City | Washington, DC


Volunteer Opportunities

These are non-employment opportunities with The Mission Continues that offer you the opportunity to join a team dedicated to empowering this generation of veterans.

Service Platoon Program

Platoon Leader – Multiple Cities
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About AmeriCorps VISTA

Serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA at The Mission Continues is a year-long, full-time commitment to make a difference in the lives of others. As an AmeriCorps VISTA, you will have the opportunity to focus your efforts to build the organizational, administrative, and financial capacity of our team. In return for your volunteer service, AmeriCorps VISTAs receive a cost-of-living stipend, and join a network of community changers across the country.