The Uplift Center for Grieving Chidlren Director of Development is responsible for actively supporting the fundraising and communications activities of Uplift Center for Grieving Children. The Director works closely with the Executive Director, the Board Chair, the Development Committee and Board members to identify, solicit, and steward gifts in support of Uplift Center for Grieving Children’s mission. This includes but is not limited to assisting in the annual appeals, expanding corporate support, cultivating major gifts, overseeing grants, and events.
The Director of Development and Communications will also plan and implement public relations and marketing activities in this role. The Director of Development and Communications will work with their team to continually raise the visibility of the organization in the community through public relations and communications, including but not limited to media outreach, the website, and social media. The Director of Development manages a team of two – a full-time Development Associate and a part-time Grant Writer.