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We are now hiring for the following positions:

Per Diem Cook

Please visit the "WHO WE ARE" menu above and select the Employment page from the drop-down menu for more information about each position.

All applicants should submit a cover letter and a resume to


Listen to Executive Director Michael Smithwick's interview on KWMR radio at


Many thanks for a successful BLISS 2014 - Click here to learn more about our gala!


Take a historic look – in photography and words – at Maitri's origins from author Rob Lee's groundbreaking firsthand retrospective, Collaborating with Angels:




Maitri will be featured in the upcoming book "A Thousand Arms: A Guidebook for Buddhist Leaders" edited by Danny Fisher and Nathan Michon.  Read about it here.


View local and national news segments featuring Maitri (3/23/11):

bullet National CBS Evening News: "Elizabeth Taylor's stand against AIDS"
bullet Local San Francisco CBS Evening News: “Elizabeth Taylor in the Bay Area

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