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Development Director

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  • Posted 1 week ago

Liberation Veterans Services

Liberation Veterans Services (LVS) is a special place born from the passion of a few individuals to serve veterans who are in need of assistance to rebuild their lives. In the past three years LVS has served 250 veterans, providing housing, medical attention, counseling, employment, and other related services. In the process, they have developed a successful model of care, support, and comprehensive case management that restores a sense of worth and provides hope and a way forward for these veterans.

LVS seeks its first Development Director. This is an exciting opportunity to build a development function. LVS is fortunate to have the commitment of several key community leaders who have agreed to serve as a non-board fundraising committee in support of the organization and the Development Director. These individuals understand how a great development function works and are willing to provide advice and introductions on behalf of LVS. The CEO is a dynamic, passionate leader who is determined to make LVS succeed.

The Development Director is responsible for the planning, execution, and evaluation of fundraising and outreach for LVS. Initial responsibilities will include:

• Developing and implementing the annual campaign,
• Building relationships with major donors,
• Increasing awareness through newsletters and speaking events,
• Developing fundraising documents and other marketing material.

Required Qualifications:
This is an excellent opportunity for a professional with at least 5 years of development experience who is ready to take a leadership position in a small organization. Candidates should have: • A solid understanding of and ability to implement fundraising programs, • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, • A successful track record in a fundraising campaign – annual campaign, a major donor program, and / or a capital campaign, • A strong desire to improve the lives of veterans.
How to apply:
Please send resumes to HR@WarrenWhitney.com by June 12, 2017. For more information on LVS, the web site address is http://www.lfsrichmond.com. EOE.
Communication/Public Relations/Marketing, Fund Development, Leadership & Executive
Posting Organization:
Liberation Veterans Services