The Southeast Region of Canine Companions for Independence has been making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities since 1989. The Southeast Region Training Center, an 8-acre campus, opened on Independence Day, July 4, 2000, and serves the states of Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. The campus, named in recognition of Anheuser-Busch/SeaWorld's million dollar gift, consists of four buildings with a total of 32,000 square feet. It is a state-of-the-art facility where training, education and caring come together.
This position works closely with the Senior Development Director in the identification, solicitation and development of community, local and regional fundraising sources by managing a regional portfolio of grant opportunities and maintenance of a donor stewardship plan.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
EXPERIENCE: Prior development experience that includes knowledge of basic fundraising and research techniques, fundraising strategies and informational sources and prospect research preferred. Experience with proposal/grant writing and institutional donors preferred. Must have experience using computer database and software programs (Word, Outlook, Excel).
EDUCATION: College graduate preferred
This position is currently accepting applications.