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May 25 - Development/Fundraising Summer Internship (unpaid)
The Development Department internship is available for college credit based on individual school requirements. The schedule is flexible, although a minimum of 10 hours per week is required. Students will gain experience in some of the following areas: donor/prospect research, special event planning/management, corporate sponsorship, collateral creation, CRM database management, fundraising best practices, nonprofit and arts administration. ... more >
May 5 - Director of Development
Hospice of the Golden Isles (HGI), located in Brunswick, Georgia, is seeking an individual to spearhead development for our growing organization on a full time basis. Designs, manages, maintains and administers the HGI development programs and policies. Focuses on developing funding sources, support, as well as major gift and legacy campaigns. Will be an ambassador, build networks, and maintain HGI’s connection to the community on an ongoing basis - new sources and retention. Must have a Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or related field and have several years of experience in nonprofit development. Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work with the organization’s funding base, the Board of Directors, leadership, and donors, while maintaining positive relationships with people across the spectrum. Blackbaud/Raiser’s Edge experience is preferred or other similar development management applications as well as office/word/excel/presentation applications. Submit cover letter and resume via fax 912-289-2045 or email to Visit for more information. ... more >
May 3 - Executive Director
Job Summary: Reporting directly to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will have responsibility for the overall strategic direction as well as overseeing the day to day operational responsibilities of the Coastal Center for Developmental Services, its subsidiary, staff, programs, expansion, and execution of its mission. S/he will have deep knowledge and ability to implement core programs, operations, and business plans. This position is exempt from overtime compensation. ... more >
May 3 - Assistant House Manager
The Assistant House Manager (AHM) is a full-time, hourly position who reports to the House Operations Manager. The Assistant House Manager’s responsibilities will be performed Sunday through Thursday from 4 pm-12 am, with the understanding that some of the responsibilities of the AHM must be performed outside of normal operating hours. In addition, flexible scheduling for holidays and other coverage is expected. The AHM may be “on call” for emergency situations or when deemed necessary by the House Operations Manager or the Executive Director. ... more >
Apr 7 - Development Director
In partnership with the President & CEO and membership coordinator, this position is responsible for fundraising, development initiatives and donor relations for the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force. The Development Director helps strengthen existing relationships and builds new ones in order to raise capital for Museum operations and restricted accounts. ... more >
May 24 - AFP Top Ten (Week of May 25, 2016): Women’s and Girls’ Causes, Pay-What-It-Takes Philanthropy, More!
(May 25, 2016) Our weekly round-up of the top blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your goal. ... more >
May 18 - Leaving a Legacy for Your Community
(May 18, 2016) May is National LEAVE A LEGACY™ Month across Canada. LEAVE A LEGACY™ is a national public awareness program designed to encourage Canadians to leave a gift through their will to a charity of their choice. An article by Roger Ali that charities can use in their own communications as well. ... more >
May 18 - How to Make a Successful Call on a Major Donor Prospect
(May 18, 2016) Too often we measure success in dollars raised and forget that long-range fundraising is all about building relationships. AFP had a chance recently to chat with Gail Perry about donor visits and cultivation, the subject of her upcoming webinar on May 26. ... more >