Help us do it right

Bridge Eight, Inc. is a 501c3 nonprofit literary organization with a two part mission: to enrich the Jacksonville community with literary arts education, and to be the voice of Jacksonville in the national literary community. We believe that our city will become the New Literary Capital of the South.

Now in our third year, we’re continuing to build a foundation that will make our organization sustainable for years to come. If you’d like to be a part of a small team trying to do big things, we’d love to hear from you.

Below is a list of open positions on our Board of Directors for a year-long term. Organization by-laws can be delivered by request.

Please direct all interest and inquiries about positions to


Development Director

Bridge Eight has built the beginnings of an organization. We’re now looking for someone who will help us find and take advantage of the opportunities for us to secure our foundation and grow. As development director, you will spearhead our efforts to find and apply for local and regional grants, as well as create initiatives for our overall growth as a leading literary organization in North Florida.

A background in fundraising and/or grant writing preferred.