The Town Creek Foundation is recruiting qualified candidates to apply for a Program Assistant position. Established in 1981, Town Creek is a privately endowed grantmaking institution that supports nonprofit organizations working to promote ecological sustainability. Our current grantmaking targets Maryland-focused work to restore the Chesapeake Bay; address the causes and impacts of climate change; and promote ecologically sustainable policies and practices. In 2011 the Foundation will award @ $4 million in grants. Working closely with the Executive Director and the Senior Program Officer, the Program Assistant will help to implement the Foundation’s grantmaking strategies.