Max Higbee Center is growing and seeks a Fund Development Director
The mission of the Max Higbee Center is to provide community-based recreation programs for youth and adults with developmental disabilities. Our activities promote social, physical, emotional, and cognitive growth and development of our members. By engaging in MHC programs and activities, our members also achieve greater independence in their lives and increased involvement in the community.
About the Position: The primary function of this position is to develop and oversee our business sponsorship program, individual giving efforts and special events.
Specific Duties Include (but are not limited to):
Build and maintain relationships with business owners, community members and leaders who will support the Max Higbee Center.
Secure sponsorship for, and manage, our annual charity 5K run/walk
Secure additional sponsorship income for our highly-successful April Brews Day fundraiser
Work with the Executive Director and board to maximize individual giving
Build and support a team of volunteers who can help during key fundraising events
Plan and execute a variety of small fundraising events as assigned
Passion for our mission
Outgoing and positive
Able to pass an annual background check
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Able to work independently and in a team setting
Organized and detail-oriented
Professional appearance and demeanor
Willing to work some evenings and a 2- 4 weekends per year.