AFPWM positively impacts our philanthropic community by connecting and educating people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising.

AFPWM positively impacts our philanthropic community by connecting and educating people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising.

Employment Opportunities

Cornerstone University

posted 10-20-2017

Gift Processing Associate, Cornerstone University

Gift Processing Associate Cornerstone University Reports to: WCSG Donor Database Manager Department: Advancement Classification: Part-Time, Hourly Location: WCSG SUMMARY The CU Gift Processor is charged with receiving, recording and receipting donor gifts for Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids Theological Seminary and Asia Baptist Theological Seminary , and on occasion, WCSG. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Open daily mail and processes incoming gifts for CU, and as needed and time allows, for WCSG o Assist with performing all aspects of gifting, including but not limited to: Gift entry, processing and receipting Maintenance of donor files, i.e. address changes, database updates, etc Assist, as needed, in maintaining...

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Safe Haven Ministries

posted 10-18-2017

Development Director, Safe Haven Ministries

Development Director Safe Haven Ministries Supervised by: Executive Director Hours: Full-time, exempt General Summary This position is responsible for the oversight of all annual fund, major gift, and planned giving activities and includes identifying, researching and securing funds available through individuals, foundations, and businesses and the oversight of development staff and volunteers and processes. Qualified candidates will have proven success in managing various volunteer committees and the ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment. Prefer a minimum of five years fundraising experience. Essential Functions include (but are not limited to): Work collaboratively with the Board, Executive Director and/or Resource Development...

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The King's Table Ministries

posted 10-17-2017

Development Coordinator, The King's Table Ministries

Development Coordinator The King’s Table Ministries Position Type: Hourly, part-time Department/Group: Executive Leadership Team Education Required: Associate’s Degree; Bachelor’s preferred Location: GRPS Lincoln Campus Travel Required: Intermittent local travel Level/Salary Range: $17-$20/hr Skills Required: Microsoft Office, Email, Internet Date posted: 10/13/17 Skills Preferred: Social Media, Donor Software, Google Docs E-mail: sallyg@kingstableministries.org Subject Line: Development Coordinator Position Mail: The King’s Table Ministries Human Resources PO Box 225 Ada MI 49301 The Development Coordinator will be responsible for executing...

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Davenport University

posted 10-10-2017

Assistant Director-Annual Giving, Davenport University

Assistant Director-Annual Giving Davenport University Location: Grand Rapids - Kraft Lake Pay Range: $42,000-$54,000 Davenport University seeks an enthusiastic, creative, and driven individual with an appreciation for the Universities distinctive mission with a desire to build upon a growing culture of philanthropy. The Assistant Director of Annual Giving is responsible for developing, creating content and implementing an integrated fundraising program that drives support for Davenport University and its mission. The Assistant Director works closely with advancement services, major gifts officers, alumni relations, and communications colleagues to create and facilitate a successful annual giving program. RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide...

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Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan

posted 10-09-2017

Development Manager, West Michigan, Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan

Development Manager, West Michigan Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan Reports To: Director of Development Location: Grand Rapids PURPOSE: The Development Manager, West Michigan, will manage all aspects of fundraising for West Michigan for Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan (CLF), a statewide, 65-year-old nonprofit organization supporting children and adults affected by leukemia, lymphoma and other blood related disorders. The position is part-time (20 hours per week) with potential to grow to full-time. This new position will be vital to our continued growth and developing meaningful relationships with donors and corporations in Kent County and the surrounding area. Successful candidate for this position will be...

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Ada Christian School

posted 10-09-2017

Director of Advancement, Ada Christian School

Director of Advancement Ada Christian School Ada Christian School is a PreK - 8th grade school located just outside of Grand Rapids, Michigan. We are seeking a full time Director of Advancement. A well-qualified candidate will be working with our school principal and the board of our Ada Christian School Education Foundation to further the mission of both the school and the foundation. Marketing strategies along with fundraising needs will be important facets of this position. For more information and to apply, please go to www.adachristian.org/about-acs/employment/director-of-advancement

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Acton Institute

posted 10-04-2017

Conference and Event Assistant, Acton Institute

Conference and Event Assistant Acton Institute The Acton Institute is a leading educational organization located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Our mission is to promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles, learn more about us at www.acton.org. We are seeking an experienced conference and event assistant to support our conference team and organize the production of Acton’s high end educational conferences, such as; Acton University, Toward a Free and Virtuous Society (TFAVS), Thriving Churches, our Acton Lecture Series (ALS), etc. As a conference and event assistant you will join the Acton Institute as an integral staff member to facilitate planning and logistics of...

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Kalamazoo Nature Center

posted 10-04-2017

President & CEO, Kalamazoo Nature Center

President & CEO Kalamazoo Nature Center The Kalamazoo Nature Center (KNC), recognized by its peers as one of the top nature centers in the country, includes 1,100 acres of wooded, rolling countryside five miles north of Kalamazoo, Michigan; the Heronwood Field Station; Nature’s Way Preschool; DeLano Homestead and Farms; the Urban Nature Park in downtown Kalamazoo and the Stryker Nature Preserve. The organization has a budget of approximately $3M and is supported by a staff of 50, a Board of Directors of 20, and an endowment of $6M. The primary activities of KNC are education, conservation and research, and community collaboration. The President & CEO will substantially shape the long-term future of a highly accomplished,...

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Spectrum Health

posted 10-03-2017

Foundation Lead Specialist - Major Gifts Officer, Spectrum Health

Foundation Lead Specialist – Major Gifts Officer Spectrum Health Position Summary: Serving as a member of the Principal Gifts Team and a senior member of the Foundation development team, directs and manages actively participates in leadership gifts program for Spectrum Health Foundation and Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Foundation to achieve outright gifts of $10,000 or greater and planned gifts to provide long-term support of the Spectrum Health vision for health care excellence. Responsibilities include development of an overall annual strategic plan for his/her donor portfolio. Participates in annual and strategic planning for the Principal Gifts Division. Cultivates, solicits and stewards his/her own portfolio of leadership gift candidates and donors. Facilitates...

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Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) / World Renew

posted 10-02-2017

Donor Relations Manager - Michigan and East Coast - USA, Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) / World Renew

Donor Relations Manager – Michigan and East Coast - USA Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) / World Renew World Renew, an agency of the Christian Reformed Church in North America has a full-time position opening for Donor Relations Manager - Michigan and East Coast. The position is responsible to develop relationships and implement a strategy with existing and potential donors in Michigan and on the East Coast of the USA that will increase financial support and resources, engage current constituents and cultivate potential donors. This position will be held accountable to a fundraising plan. Position Description Position Title: Donor Relations Manager, Michigan and East Coast Department: Constituency Relations...

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West Side Christian School

posted 09-28-2017

Director of Advancement, West Side Christian School

Director of Advancement West Side Christian School West Side Christian School is seeking a part-time advancement director who will implement the following initiatives on behalf of the school and the education foundation. The director will be responsible for all aspects associated with donor gifts and shall maintain an active pool of top level prospects in addition to overseeing the annual fund drive and other applicable fundraisers and capital campaigns. The mission of West Side Christian School is to prepare our students spiritually and academically to live as Christ’s servants. The Advancement Director will also be responsible for building and enhancing the alumni, parent and grandparent databases. The Director will work closely with the Director...

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J. Milito & Associates, Inc.

posted 09-28-2017

Project Manager, J. Milito & Associates, Inc.

Project Manager J. Milito & Associates, Inc. Location: Call Center, Walker, Michigan The Project Manager is responsible for sales and the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of phone-a-thons at J. Milito & Associates. Position Summary The Project Manager is a flex-time position working Monday through Friday. Some evening hours and weekend days may be required. Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities Leads Generation Identify prospective customers – news, events, networking, etc. Contact and develop leads either in person or by phone Phone-a-thon Planning Working with prospective and current customers, prepare intake documents identifying the specifics of a phone-a-thon – project scope,...

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