Become a Partner

Is your organization interested in partnering with BlackOak to get your job opportunities featured on the Budding Opportunities page, speak at Fireside Chats, have direct access to select members’ resumes, or to be featured on the homepage? Fill out this Partnership Interest Form and our Partnership Team will be in touch with you promptly!



What will we do?
  • BlackOak will share job opportunities from organizations on its ‘Budding Opportunities’ Job Board page and highlight certain opportunities in its newsletter.
  • BlackOak will host opportunities for up to one month.
What are the benefits to your organization?
  • Your group gets to spread jobs to a network of black professionals in, or looking to transition into, environmental fields.
  • Will diversify your talent pool and can keep resumes on file for future hires even if they’re not the best fit for the role.
  • Your group has access to candidates who may not typically see–or apply–directly to your postings.
  • No contractual obligation; informal agreement with BlackOak.
  • Your group becomes a monthly newsletter recipient.


What will we do?

  • Seedling Partner services.
  • BlackOak will list your organization on our website.
  • BlackOak leadership will collaborate with your organization on events, blogs, or other activities.
  • BlackOak will host your group’s job opportunity until position is filled

What are the benefits to your organization?

  • Seedling partner benefits
  • Ability to highlight that you contribute to a “first-of-its-kind” nonprofit by supporting day-to-day maintenance, legal filing fees, branding, and marketing.
  • Speaker spot at fireside chat, blog spot, or participation from BlackOak leadership in other activity hosted by sponsor organization.


What will we do?
  • Seedling partner services.
  • BlackOak will provide information to members who have agreed to share their personal information and resumes.
  • BlackOak will work with your organization to host a recruiting event. The scale and size of the (virtual)event will be proportional to revenue.
What are the benefits to your organization?
  • Sprouting partner benefits.
  • Your organization will have direct-access to members’ resumes and contact information.
  • Partner organization will have direct access to BlackOak members through recruiting and engagement events.


What will we do?

  • Sapling partner services.
  • BlackOak will work with your group to create tailored partnership-agreement.

What are the benefits to your organization?

  • Sapling partner benefits.
  • Additional benefits as specified in tailored partnership-agreement

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