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ABANDONED PET PROJECT

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Fundraising Director

Title: Fundraising Director

Department and/or Team: Fundraising

Reports to: Executive Director

Works with: This position involves correspondence with our Events, Marketing, & Accounting teams and Leadership on a regular basis. Close interaction with our other volunteers will also be required. Ongoing interaction with the public and Abandoned Pet Project supporters and donors will be a must.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Events Director to maintain a schedule of fundraising and donor appreciation events, ensuring variety of venue, location, and target market, etc.
  • Work with Events Director to ensure events are staffed with qualified volunteers
  • Regularly attend events to ensure consistency of process and to maintain professional relationships with supporters, donors, volunteers, & fosters.
  • Maintain professional relationships with all venue hosts and Abandoned Pet Project sponsors, and follow up on potential new fundraising event opportunities and venues.
  • Submit annual budget request for any expected major fundraising event income as well as expenses associated with fundraising events.
  • Work closely with the Marketing Director on execution of marketing needs to promote all fundraising events appropriately via social media or other media outlets deemed applicable.
  • Support the Executive Director as a secondary point of contact for all major events APP will be putting on or attending.
  • Oversee thank you/appreciation for donors, venues, marketing partners, and others who contribute to our success with finances, time, or professional expertise.
  • Send updates to Leadership team on the status of all fundraising events on a weekly basis.
  • Participate as a member of Abandoned Pet Project Rescue’s Leadership team and work to align fundraising event goals with overall organization wide goals and the goals of other teams.
  • Work closely with Events Director to ensure there is no overlap in multiple events scheduled at once and that combined Adoption/Community Outreach/Fundraising events are properly prepared and setup for success.
  • Recruit and perform initial volunteer interviews, as well as work with the Executive Director on promotions and terminations of current volunteers as needed.

Skills/Qualifications Needed:

  • Ability to learn and perform any and all functions held by Fundraising team volunteers.
  • Event planning and/or fundraising for a non-profit experience required.
  • Ability to work virtually (phone, email) on a regular basis.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to maintain professional level correspondence at all times.
  • Strong sense of organization.
  • Record-keeping skills.
  • Excellent problem solving ability and ability to manage others professionally.
  • Must have a HS diploma or higher degree of education.
  • Must be located in the DFW Metroplex.
  • Must not have conflicting associations with similar non-profit organizations or business(es) related to animal welfare

Time Commitment: 15-20 hours per week

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About ABANDONED PET PROJECT

Location:

P.O. Box 2413, Boerne, TX 78006, US

Mission Statement

APPR: Abandoned Pet Project Rescue is dedicated to creating positive outcomes for the overlooked, abandoned, and often injured animals whose medical treatments are funded by Abandoned Pet Project. Through adoptions and transport partnerships with like-minded rescues across the nation, Abandoned Pet Project Rescue provides the opportunity for our pets to live happy and healthy lives in loving, forever homes. APP: Abandoned Pet Project is dedicated to providing the funding for abandoned, abused, and homeless pets so they may receive the medical care they need. We are a non profit organization that supports a network of fosters, veterinarians, community outreach projects, and spay/neuter initiatives. Our veterinary partners work diligently to rehabilitate shelter animals and offer their communities medical assistance through low cost vaccine clinics, microchipping, and spay & neuter assistance for area animals.

Description

Abandoned Pet Project was founded in 2016 to assist a network of veterinarians and their rescues partners to enable them to save medically needy animals, while also contributing to the area community through outreach events such as low costs clinics. In 2019 we added on Abandoned Pet Project Rescue in order to create an even larger impact to the animals and people of our communities through further outreach events, fostering, and local adoption, as well as transport opportunities for animals in an effort to save more lives.

Animals
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Event Management
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Customer Acquisition
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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