Overview of Organization: The Assistance League of Los Angeles exists to turn despair into hope amongst LA’s most vulnerable population: children living in poverty. Our programs provide educational support, arts enrichment, quality preschool, school uniforms and supplies, and emergency clothing and supplies to foster children. The League helps remove barriers to education, helping disadvantaged kids stay in school so they may lead fulfilling, productive lives. www.assistanceleaguela.org
DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT
(Primary location: 826 Cole Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028 – main office)
Overview of Position: The Director of Development (DoD) serves as a key leadership team member and active participant in strategic decisions. Working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, the DoD will design and implement a comprehensive development plan, establish external alliances and cultivate individual and philanthropic support. The DoD advances the League’s visibility, impact, and financial resources. The DoD has primary responsibility for major gifts, legacy gifts, special event fundraising, on-line/crowd source fundraising, and corporate/foundation support. The DoD will expand and diversify the League’s donor base/pipeline and work closely with League management to secure funding for new initiatives. In addition, the DoD will work closely with Board members as they take on a more active fundraising role.
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Salary: Total compensation includes a competitive salary, excellent benefits package, and is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
How to apply: Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter in MS Word format only to: [email protected].