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Dec 5 - Director of Development
The Director of Development oversees and manages all aspects of fundraising and constituent (parents, alumni, community) relations for the school. He or she works in close partnership with the Director of Admissions under the banner of Advancement. Full-time position starts July 1, 2015. ... more >
Nov 10 - Executive Director of Development
As a key member of the Advancment Office, the principal function of this position is cultivating relationships and asking for gifts from alumni and friends of Greenville College. The executive director will be integrally involved in the day-to-day operational leadership of the Advancement Office. ... more >
Nov 10 - Chief Development Officer
The mission of Justine PETERSEN is to connect institutional resources to the needs of low- and moderate-income families in order to build assets and create enduring change. JustinePETERSEN is seeking its first Chief Development Officer to build a culture of philanthropy and to grow annual fund efforts to allow jP to serve even more well-deserving constituents. The Chief Development Officer is responsible for achieving JustinePETERSEN’s fundraising goals. He or she has direct responsibility for raising funds through major gifts, annual giving, corporate and foundation grants, and special events. The Chief Development Officer also oversees marketing, branding, public relations, advertising and other communications initiatives. In this role, he or she works closely with the entire leadership team at JustinePETERSEN, the Board of Directors, contractors, and various Board committees, including the Development Committee. He or she also works with client groups, media and other audiences as necessary. ... more >
Dec 17 - IRA Rollover Approved by Congress, Heads to White House For Signing
(Dec. 17, 2014) With the White House threatening a veto of a bill to make the IRA Charitable Rollover and other provisions permanent, Congress turns to a one-year extenders package. ... more >
Dec 17 - BE the CAUSE Campaign Chapter Results!
Thanks to the efforts of your chapter, our collaborative BE the CAUSE Campaign has raised $405,734 in gifts and pledges from 4,872 donors as of December 15, 2014. This represents 87% percent of our $465,750 goal. So far, 63 chapters have met or exceeded their campaign goals and another 42 chapters are within $250 of their goals. ... more >
Dec 17 - Top Ten (Week of December 17, 2014): You Need Data Nerds!
(Dec. 17, 2014) Learn about this topic and more in this week’s top ten, including the motivations of NextGen donors; more #GivingTuesday roundups; questioning nonprofit sustainability; the state of disaster philanthropy; when to make transformative changes; six degrees of major gift fundraising; and more! ... more >
Dec 17 - Charitable Giving, Donor Retention Levels Increasing, Reaching Near Pre-Recession Levels
(Dec. 17, 2014) For the fourth consecutive year, charitable organizations across the U.S. saw growth in both the level of funds they raised, as well as how well they retained donors from year to year, according the 2014 Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP) Survey Report. ... more >
Dec 10 - AFP Toronto Chapter Celebrates 20th Anniversary Milestone
On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, AFP Greater Toronto Chapter has honoured staff member Cynthia Quigley by establishing a bursary fund in her name. Read on to find out more. ... more >