Why Safe Streets?

Safe Streets believes each of us can live in a safe and thriving neighborhood.

Safe Streets’ mission is to unite and inspire neighbors, youth, and businesses to build safe, healthy, and thriving communities.

Safe Streets mobilizes grassroots community change by motivating and inspiring action in the community, teaching leadership strategies so community members solve their own problems, assisting neighborhoods and youth to define their vision for change, and connecting people and organizations for success.

With Safe Streets, you can make an incredible difference in the Tacoma and Pierce County community.

Youth Program Manager

The Youth Program Manager serves as the key staff person responsible for the supervision and implementation of the Youth Leading Change (YLC) program at several Tacoma Schools, Franklin Pierce Schools, and Community Based YLC. The Program Manager will collaborate with our Youth Mobilization Specialists to ensure that the program delivers quality education, training, and activities as well as strategize ways

Please submit cover letter, current resume and 3 professional references to Jennifer Oransky, HR & Finance Director at Please include Youth Program Manager in the subject line!

Community Mobilization Specialist

A Community Mobilization Specialist works to mobilize members of the community to become active in forwarding efforts that improve the safety and quality of life of the community – especially those efforts that prevent and reduce incidents of substance abuse, criminal activity, and violence. This position will primarily focus on neighborhoods in Unincorporated Pierce County, including but not limited to Eastern Pierce County, Parkland, Midland, and Spanaway.

Please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three professional references to with the subject line “COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION SPECIALIST.” Priority consideration will be given to those applicants that submit complete application materials by July 15, 2021.