The Philanthropy Coordinator's primary responsibility will be to support the agency's fundraising efforts and goals. The Coordinator will be respsonsible for gift processing and donor acknowledgment while supporting the efforts of the Director of Philanthropy in cultivating and stewarding donors.
The Coordinator will manage the donor database (DonorPerfect); reconcile with the finance team on a monthly basis; assist with all aspects of annual fund appeals; provide support for planning and executing special events and conducting basic prospect research on individual, corporate and foundation donors and prospects.
Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience demonstrating success in event planning, resource development, or database management.
Nonprofit experience desirable.
Excellent writing skills, organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail, oral and written communication skills, including willingness and ability to speak with prospects and donors.
Familiarity with MS Office applications and the Windows environment. Experience with the Donor Perfect database system desirable.
Ability to work independently and as a team member with initiative and flexibility.
About Youth Outreach Services
Youth Outreach Services promotes the strengths and abilities of youth and families by providing community-based services that empower and enrich each to face life’s challenges with confidence, competence and dignity.