Public Relations & Marketing 

Our PR & Marketing team is the reason you probably knew about this positions, it's our participants first connection with our programming, a key step in fundraising and the response team to making sure the resources we offer are accessible to as many folks as possible. Our PR and Marketing team is strong, collaborative, and never shies away from a creative challenge. 

 Are you a passionate UCSB Undergraduate or Graduate Student looking for an opportunity to serve survivors of interpersonal violence? 

Get involved with The Thriving Initiative! We have a variety of ways for motivated students like you to join our team to "inspire resilience in response to violence."

Our team is made up of individuals who want to create change in their community. We are looking to involve more student talent this year with additional student officer positions. Through this year-long leadership opportunity you will gain exposure to hands-on experience in nonprofit work, learn to collaborate, innovate, and turn ideas into action. Well, what's stopping you?


Read more about  our three "spheres" of operations below.

Applications for the 22-23 school year are being reviewed on a rolling basis.

Contact with any questions. 


Services and Programming Team

The Thriving Initiative is always looking to create opportunities to share new forms of healing with survivors of interpersonal violence and allies in our community. If you are interested in helping create our program curriculum, interact with therapists and community providers, or lead one of our healing workshop series, these positions are for you! 


Finance & Fundraising Team 

Our finance team makes our work possible, fundraising and accounting for the resources that allow us freedom and flexibility to offer our unique services free of cost to participants. These dynamic positions are not your typical accounting team - they're better. We pride ourselves on involving all officers in decision-making processes. If you're looking for a purposeful way to implement what you're learning in the classroom this team is for you. Be a part of something bigger than yourself and put your skills to the test with guidance from our leadership team. 


Public Relations & Marketing Team 

Our PR & Marketing team is the reason you probably knew about these positions, it is our community's first connection with our programs, a key step in fundraising, and actively advertise our free and accessible programs. Our PR & Marketing team is strong, collaborative, and never shies away from a creative challenge. 

Volunteer Outside of an Officer Position

If you are not a current UCSB Undergraduate student but you are looking for a way to get involved in our work please reach out to us at We'd love to meet with you! 


Start a Chapter

Not a UCSB Student but looking for a way to bring this work to your campus? We are expanding to a select few universities next academic year. Fill out this short google form or email to schedule an informational call.

Apply for a Student Officer Position