Development and Event Planner Position

Work closely with the Executive Director to develop and manage the following programs:

Development and Fundraising:

  • Manage development and fundraising campaigns (e.g. annual appeal, cultivation events)
  • Manage and administer incoming contributions and donations
  • Manage grants, current and potential, and work with the Executive Director to keep ahead of deadlines
  • Conduct and maintain grant and funding research, and work with the Executive Director on submitting applications
  • Writing and editing, as needed
  • Track and organize budgets and income related to development campaigns

Event Planning:

  • Organize and plan annual and special events
  • Form community partnerships and sponsors for events and programs
  • Create and write email marketing through Constant Contact
  • Assist in the development of event materials
  • Track and organize budgets and income related to events


  • Coordinate and work with Board and working committees, as needed (e.g. scheduling, organizing and participating in committee meetings)
  • Assist in the maintenance of the contacts database
  • Assist in creating PR materials
  • Implement social media efforts for development and event campaigns
  • Other special projects, as directed by the Executive Director

This position will have an annualized salary based on previous job experience and education.