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14959 NE 95th StreetRedmond, WA 98052



Acting in a volunteer capacity the Funding Chair leads (visions, articulates, sets the example and empowers others) the effort to secure annual donations and cash equivalents equal to amounts agreed upon each year with the CEF Board of Directors.


Create, gain Board approval of and implement the annual development plan identifying the business activities to be conducted and associated anticipated expenses

Train and lead other staff to support fundraising and marketing efforts

Cultivate and nurture new relationships with corporate & foundation sponsors, and individual donors

Create sustained funding opportunities and relationships for CEF operation and program expenses

Develop and grow new individual donors in accordance with growth targets agreed to with CEF Board of Directors

Seek out new funding opportunities and coordinate research of these opportunities

Provide subject matter expertise to all CEF marketing materials ie. website, newsletters, email communications etc.

Provide ideas/names for a successor. Once successor is chosen by Board, train successor

Maintain Board and client confidentialities


Researches public and private grant sources, underwriting opportunities, operations and program costs including sponsorships of events (agencies, corporations and foundations) to identify sources of restricted and unrestricted funding.

Remain educated with CEF’s grant preparation efforts and work with the grant writer coordinator ensuring grant application and preparation is completed in a timely manner to meet deadlines

Provide a brief synopsis at each Board meeting of progress toward planned goals, barriers to their accomplishment and required next steps to remain on plan

Recruits and enlists other CEF Board members to assist attainment of fund raising goals enumerated in the plan.

Complete other leadership assignments as agreed upon with the CEO & CEF Board of Directors

Key Interfaces:

President/CEO - Chris Elliot Fund

CEF Marketing (Director)

CEF Grant Writer

CEF Treasurer

Relevant philanthropic communities

New donor community

Please include a current resume with your reply!


  • Fundraising

Good Match For

People 55+

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