Experienced in fundraising, join our efforts to make education accessible to children in Africa


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

FUND DEVELOPMENT TEAM

A NOTE from founder: Aisha Koroma "Thank you for your interest volunteering with Lift a Village. It is truly an exciting place (virtually) to be, a place where you can really make a difference. We are a very small organization that is making a great impact in the lives of children in African villages. At the moment, we have four team members including myself. I will be honored to have you as a member of the Lift a Village family.

Job Summary

Works within the vision, mission, and philosophy of the organization. Participates in programs designed to support all aspects of the annual fundraising objectives of the agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and lead a development strategy for donors that meets the organization’s annual operating goals, incorporates new donors into fundraising activities, and move sexisting donors to higher levels of giving and engagement.
  • Follow fundraising methodologies and strategies to create a plan for each donor that will serve as a foundational communication and marketing plan for each person in the portfolio and contain specific timelines with projected results and expected outcomes.
  • Build a strong portfolio of new prospects and donors. Attend to the balance between discovery, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. Make creative connections between and among people, events, programs, and their associated circles.
  • Meet or exceed goals, including gift and visit goals, which have been mutually agreed upon with the Associate Director of Development
  • Collaborate and participate in all fundraising events.

Skills

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Group Facilitation
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25
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