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Apr 20 - Manager, Ministry Support Communications
This position manages the production of all direct mail appeals as well as a variety of other fundraising communications to current and prospective donors and coordinates with internal and external partners to create content which reflects the mission, vision, and impact of Lutheran Hour Ministries. The Manager, Ministry Support Communications also serves as an essential part of Ministry Support planning team by performing the following responsibilities: writing (and ghostwriting) content for fund-raising efforts and other marketing and/or communications projects as assigned; overseeing project management for all direct mail appeals; performing statistical analysis of all direct mail projects and providing interpretation and recommendations; maintaining filing system for production records, costs, and samples; creating and monitoring income and expense budget for all direct mail projects; sustaining regular contact with LHM staff and ministry partners to identify stories and reports as applicable case material for appeal content; taking part in other Constituent Services projects as assigned. ... more >
Apr 20 - Development Coordinator
YWCA Metro St. Louis is seeking a highly motivated, collaborative Development Coordinator with excellent administrative, organizational and interpersonal skills. Position coordinates two annual special event, the donor database, volunteer activities and provides admin support. ... more >
Apr 8 - Director of Institutional Advancement
The Director of Institutional Advancement is responsible for the coordination and overall success of Arch Grants’ annual fundraising program inclusive of an endowment campaign. The DOIA supervises all aspects of annual fundraising including: strategy, the annual development plan, direct mail, oversight of the donor database and gift processing, special events, donor recognition, and grant writing. The DOIA works with the Executive Director, the Director of Development, and volunteers to manage and implement the annual development plan to ensure that requisite funds are generated each year. ... more >
Apr 3 - Grants Manager
Youth In Need, a leading non-profit organization that serves children, youth and families in St. Louis and surrounding counties, is seeking a full-time Grants Manager. This position will be located at our main administrative headquarters located in St. Charles, MO. The Grants Manager position is responsible for the department’s annual cycle of foundation and corporate grants with an emphasis on developing long-term partnerships with funders through identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship. ... more >
Apr 23 - Nominations Now Open for the AFP/Skystone Partners Research Prize
Applications for the 2016 AFP/Skystone Partners Research Prize are due Nov. 1 to AFP International Headquarters. To be considered for the Prize, works must be published by a commercial publishing house or a professional organization between December 1, 2013 and November 1, 2015. Publications must be based on either applied or basic research. ... more >
Apr 22 - AFP Submits Comments to Senate on Tax Reform, Charitable Incentives
(April 22, 2015) AFP has submitted comments to the Individual Income Tax and Business Income Tax Working Groups of the Senate Finance Committee, calling on the Senate to keep the charitable deduction in its current form and look for other incentives to encourage charitable giving, including the IRA Rollover Provision. ... more >
Apr 21 - Top Ten (Week of April 22, 2015): Don’t Panic! Avoid The Content Creation Crunch
(April 22, 2015) Learn about this topic and more in this week’s top ten, including how to keep your donors engaged in a cause; top five strategies to raise more money from foundations; looking at what causes men tend to support; how to get off the dang fundraising treadmill; and more! ... more >
Apr 16 - GR Update: Parliament Hill Day and "Friends in High Places"
AFP and other organizations will be holding a Lobbying Day on Thursday, May 14. Plus, there is a new government relations presentation being offered for AFP chapters. Find out more! ... more >
Apr 15 - New International Advanced Diploma in Fundraising an Eye-Opening Experience
(April 15, 2015) Two Canadians are among the first graduates of the new International Advanced Diploma in Fundraising (IADF). In this first person account, Robert Tomas shares his thoughts on the new designation and the learning outcomes of the program. ... more >