At its core, fundraising is about relationships. Mental Health America’ of Greater Dallas' development department is successful because it is made up of staff who genuinely enjoy interacting with people, an important asset in the world of nonprofit fundraising.
As a development volunteer, you will be actively involved in both day-to-day operations and special projects of the development department. You will gain valuable experience in building donor relations and maintaining records, as well as conducting online fundraising and private foundation research.
This position is ideal for those interested in fundraising, customer relationship management, and business.
We will consider interns for school credit on a case by case basis.
VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT https://www.mhadallas.org/get-involved/volunteer-mha-greater-dallas.
This is a virtual volunteer opportunity. However, all or our staff are fully vaccinated. If you have proof of vaccination, you may volunteer at our offices.
An ideal candidate should:
Have strong writing and editing skills, strong phone presence, and excellent research skills
Express an interest in fundraising and marketing
Produce high-quality, error-free work
Demonstrate adherence to deadlines and the ability to work independently with initiative
Communicate efficiently and professionally
Be able to travel within the Dallas area up to 10% - we will reimburse for mileage
Be proficient with Microsoft Office. Knowledge of Little Green Light is helpful, but not necessary
MHA of Greater Dallas believes that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that can be effectively treated and we are committed to promoting good mental health in our community. MHA appreciates the continued involvement of the community in our efforts to share our mission. MHA focuses our attention & resources on strategies to prevent mental illness and works continuously to monitor current services and treatment provided to people with mental illness in Dallas and surrounding cities.
Mental Health America of Greater Dallas provides education and awareness programs to diverse community groups, social service personnel, senior center staff, nursing home personnel and other professionals
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We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.