Job Type

Full Time




1315 Spruce Street
United States


Summary: The Development Director is responsible for assuring achievement of the William Way LGBT Community Center’s strategic goals, initiatives and direction by insuring appropriate funding. The Development Director works closely with the Executive Director on cultivating new relationships, new government grants and foundation funding. The position is responsible for identifying and developing funding sources, nurturing key external relationships and overseeing the execution of fundraising events, including an annual gala.

Basic Function

  • Manage activities related to the analysis, planning, execution, evaluation and control of programs designed to meet fund raising goals.
  • Coordinate fund raising activities to assure consistency within the larger scope of goals, strategic plans and organizational structure.
  • Solicit contributions from corporations, foundations, government bodies and individuals.
  • Manage external communications designed to support fund raising efforts.

Qualifications: Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, with graduate degree strongly preferred;
  • Five year’s related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

The William Way Community Center seeks to encourage, support, and advocate for the well-being and acceptance of sexual and gender minorities through service, recreational, educational, and cultural programming.

Position is located in Philadelphia, PA

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Qualified candidates should send resumes and inquires via email only to Candice Thompson,

*Please indicate Development Director in subject of e-mail.

*Submissions without salary requirements will not be considered.