Food Recovery in Marin County: By picking up excess fresh food from businesses and immediately delivering it to nonprofits serving Marin’s most vulnerable children, adults, and families, we address the critical issues of hunger, wasted food, and global warming.

Job Opportunities

Position Title

Development Associate, (half-time)


Founded in 2013, ExtraFood’s mission is to help end hunger and wasted food in Marin County, California. Our first step is our county-wide food recovery program: we pick up donations of excess fresh food from Marin businesses and schools and immediately deliver the food to nonprofit recipient partners – such as senior centers, homeless shelters, and after-school programs – serving Marin’s most vulnerable children, adults, and families. In 4 years, our staff and volunteer team have organized, recovered, and delivered 1,700,000 pounds of food – 1,300,000 meals – from 200+ food donors to 100 sites across Marin, reaching more than 6,000 people every month. ExtraFood is the most recent winner of CVNL’s Heart of Marin Achievement in Nonprofit Excellence award.

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Position Summary

This new position, reporting to the Executive Director, will be central to ExtraFood’s growth and impact in Marin County, working closely with the Executive Director to achieve ExtraFood’s ambitious fundraising and growth goals. S/he will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of critically important fundraising activities, including prospect and grantor research, prospect and funder correspondence, event logistics and stewardship. This is a non-exempt, 20-hour-per-week position based in our Kentfield office. The ideal candidate will be experienced and successful in nonprofit development; highly personable; accustomed to maintaining high work standards; and engaged with our mission.



Required skills/experience include:

The following skills/experience are preferred:


Please email a cover letter summarizing your interest in the position and your experience, plus your resumé, to:

Marv Zauderer, Executive Director,

Supported in part by:

Marin Community Foundation County of Marin The San Francisco Foundation