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

Davenport University

posted 06-27-2017

Director - Prospect Research & Stewardship, Davenport University

Director - Prospect Research & Stewardship Davenport University SUMMARY: The Alumni and Development Director of Prospect Research and Stewardship is responsible for identifying prospective new corporate, foundation and major gift donors for general funding and programs throughout the University. The role will conduct accurate and confidential research reports and create profiles on institutions and individual major gifts and/or planned giving prospects. This position is also responsible for the stewardship of the scholarship program, working in conjunction with the Assistant Director of Alumni and Donor Relations. The role will manage the communication with scholarship sponsors and student recipients. RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide regular updates on donor...

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Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University

posted 06-26-2017

Director of Communications and Development, Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University

Director of Communications and Development Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University The Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University is seeking a Director of Communications and Development. This leadership role is responsible for supervising and coordinating the Johnson Center’s communications and development strategies and activities including the organization’s web site, social media presence, marketing, signature publications, and the cultivation and engagement of key stakeholders. The Director works with both external and internal constituencies to promote the Johnson Center to the field of philanthropy and beyond. The Director reports directly to the Executive Director or designee and...

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Senior Sing A-Long

posted 06-21-2017

Director of Development, Senior Sing A-Long

Director of Development Senior Sing A-Long Senior Sing A-Long is seeking a Director of Development. The position is hourly, non-exempt, part-time with the potential of transitioning to full-time. Organization Founded in 2004, Senior Sing A-Long is a 501(c)3 charity with a mission to enhance the lives of individuals in long-term care communities through music and other live arts. Senior Sing A-Long provides life enrichment programs, music therapy, and Tuned-In (a customizable program for individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease/dementia) For more information, please visit www.seniorsingalong.org Position Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director (ED), the Development Director (Director) will spearhead development efforts as Senior...

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American Red Cross, Southwest Michigan Chapter

posted 06-21-2017

Executive Director, American Red Cross, Southwest Michigan Chapter

Executive Director American Red Cross Southwest Michigan Chapter We are currently seeking a professional, innovative and enthusiastic Executive Director for our Southwest Michigan Chapter, based in Kalamazoo, MI. This highly visible role leads and directs volunteers and employees in the Southwest Michigan Chapter to ensure the American Red Cross goals and mission are achieved. Reporting to the Regional Chief Operating Officer, you will promote an inclusive, team-based culture centered on leading and empowering volunteers. As the face of the Red Cross, this role also cultivates and manages select donors. In addition to enhancing community presence through key media and community partner relationships, you will steward the local board of directors. The population served...

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Heart of West Michigan United Way

posted 06-08-2017

Account Manager, Heart of West Michigan United Way

Account Manager Heart of West Michigan United Way Heart of West Michigan United Way is recruiting for a full time position an Account Manager. The Account Manager at Heart of West Michigan United Way (HWMUW) is part of the Resource Development team and is responsible for understanding the philanthropic interests of assigned corporate and/or organizational accounts. Account Managers focus on deepening relationships with assigned accounts while implementing fundraising and volunteer strategies at the employee level. Primary job responsibilities also include providing superior customer service to key constituents including donors and company campaign coordinators as well as new business development efforts. Deadline for priority consideration is...

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Holy Spirit Parish

posted 06-08-2017

Director of Donor and Ministry Development, Holy Spirit Parish

Director of Donor and Ministry Development Holy Spirit Parish Holy Spirit Parish, a Catholic community of 1,500 families, in Grand Rapids, Michigan is seeking qualified candidates for the full-time position of Director of Donor and Ministry Development. The individual will support the culture, mission, and vision of the parish and develop coordinated strategies to communicate with parishioners, school families, and potential donors in the community about the opportunities of living and supporting the Catholic faith at Holy Spirit Parish. Skills Required and Preferred: [*] Extraordinary written and verbal communication / interpersonal and public speaking skills. [*] Self –directed...

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Habitat for Humanity of Kent County

posted 06-07-2017

Corporate Relations Manager, Habitat for Humanity of Kent County

Corporate Relations Manager Habitat for Humanity of Kent County The Corporate Relations Manager seeks to build transformational relationships with corporate and business partners to further the mission of Habitat Kent. This position is responsible for building on an existing donor-centered data-driven strategy to prospect, cultivate, solicit and steward gifts from corporate and business partners. The Corporate Relations Manager works closely in collaboration with the Resource Development team, Volunteer Services, and Gift in Kind to ensure business and corporate partners are being engaged on many levels, that Habitat is sharing meaningful stories, authentically thanking those who support Habitat Kent’s mission, and reporting out on successes and...

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Christian Learning Center (CLC Network)

posted 06-01-2017

Advancement Director, Christian Learning Center (CLC Network)

Advancement Director Christian Learning Center (CLC Network) CLC Network, also known as the Christian Learning Center, is seeking a full-time Advancement Director who will diversify and expand its community of donors both in Grand Rapids and across the country. Our mission is to promote the development of people with a wide variety of abilities and disabilities to live as active, integrated members of their communities. We partner with families, schools, and churches to understand more fully the individuals we serve and to build support systems that enable their inclusion in all aspects of life. Today, we partner as non-profit consultants, educators, speakers, and psychologists with more than sixty-five schools in nine states. As the organization grows, we seek...

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