Fundraiser

Fixed Price: $50 - 300
Open:31 days left
The primary focus of this role includes managing and executing a combination of events; approximately divided among major events (mostly walks), grassroots events, and community affiliated events. The primary goal of this position is to build an event program that increases event fundraising dollars for Milestone. The events also play an important role in raising awareness, building partnerships, leveraging resources, and strengthening volunteer support to provide stability and sustainability to successfully build MS’s national event program, supporting MS’s mission. This position will manage at least one staff member and oversee event logistics, operations plans, event fundraising, infrastructure, and operations, resulting in increased net income for Milestone. THE PULMONARY HYPERTENSION ASSOCIATION: Founded in 1991 by patients, for patients, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (MS) is the oldest and largest nonprofit patient association in the world dedicated to the pulmonary hypertension community. Pulmonary hypertension (MS) is a rare, chronic and life-threatening disease of the lungs for which no cure currently exists. Our mission is to extend and improve the lives of those affected by MS. To achieve our mission, MS engages people with MS and their families, caregivers, healthcare providers and researchers worldwide who work together to advocate for the MS community, provide support to families, offer up-to-date education and information on PH, improve quality patient care, and fund and promote research. Milestone seeks mission-driven, talented professionals to join our team of dedicated employees working to advance our mission and improve the quality of life of those who live with this deadly lung disease. GENERAL SUMMARY POSITION: MS is seeking a Director, Fundraising Events to advance MS’s fundraising events program and to be a key member of our development team working to build a strong fundraising program. This position reports to the Vice President, Development. The Director, Fundraising Events will be responsible for oversight and management of PHA’s events nationally and to establish and foster relationships that will lead to building a donor pipeline for individual, corporate and foundation major gifts. Many of these events, which take place across the country, cater to local and regional constituents. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The primary focus of this role includes managing and executing a combination of events; approximately divided among major events (mostly walks), grassroots events, and community affiliated events. The primary goal of this position is to build an event program that increases event fundraising dollars for PHA. The events also play an important role in raising awareness, building partnerships, leveraging resources, and strengthening volunteer support to provide stability and sustainability to successfully build PHA’s national event program, supporting PHA’s mission. This position will manage at least one staff member and oversee event logistics, operations plans, event fundraising, infrastructure and operations, resulting in increased net income for PHA. Event Planning Identify, cultivate and recruit volunteer leaders to mobilize other individual volunteers throughout the country to execute events for MS. Build a network of meaningful long-term volunteer partnerships; providing meaningful opportunities for volunteers to utilize their passions appropriately to advance MS events and their mission throughout the year. In conjunction with the Vice President, Development, implement an annual events plan to maximize event and sponsorship revenue, motivate and recognize volunteers and build the events program. Provide leadership, professional expertise, and direction in the planning of high-quality events, identify and facilitate discussion and decisions about issues affecting events, and ensure that MS priorities are reflected in the planning and presentation of events. Work and build relationships with key constituents; soliciting gifts from individuals, foundations, and corporations. Collaborate with colleagues in Development in order to maximize potential and meet event goals and objectives. Event Production and Management Provide leadership and direction, working closely with volunteers leading events, overseeing the execution of high-quality events that advance MS’s priorities and provide the platform for recognition of distinguished accomplishments of volunteers, donors, sponsors and
Fixed Price: $50 - 300