As the National Archives’ nonprofit partner, the Foundation generates financial and creative support and public awareness for exhibitions, public programs, capital projects, strategic partnerships, and educational initiatives. The Foundation advances its mission by inspiring a deeper appreciation of our country’s heritage and encouraging citizen engagement in our democracy by introducing America’s records to people around the U.S. and the world.
The Foundation’s partnership with the National Archives has produced numerous achievements over the years including renovating the Rotunda where the Charters of Freedom are on view, the creation of the Public Vaults permanent exhibition space, DocsTeach.org education resource, and the new David M. Rubenstein Gallery with the “Records of Rights” permanent exhibition.
A visit to the iconic Archives building and its famous Rotunda requires long entrance lines and wait times to enter existing exhibition and education spaces that were designed in the last century, which impede a memorable and positive visitor experience. The Foundation’s comprehensive Campaign includes a redesign and upgrades to the permanent exhibition space, theater, learning center sections of the building seek to expedite the entrance process, increase visitation capacity, and create a new museum and education experience for visitors grounded in civics and U.S history using modern exhibition strategies and technology. In addition to the physical upgrades to the building, the Foundation is also undertaking:
Cultivating an inclusive staff is central to the National Archives Foundation’s focus on advancing equity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The National Archives Foundation is an equal-opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
The ideal candidate will be an ambitious, enterprising, and highly-organized self-starter who has experience.
Personally solicit and close major and planned gifts with individuals. Managing a portfolio of 100 prospects and donors.
Experience & Desired Qualities:
The National Archives Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Only candidates who state their salary preference will be considered. Final candidates will be required to provide three references, pass a Federal background check to work in the Archives building, and submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination for employment. Only those under consideration will be contacted. No calls please.
All Foundation employees are currently work from home. Must submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to employment.
As the National Archives’ nonprofit partner, the Foundation generates financial and creative support and public awareness for exhibitions, public programs, capital projects, strategic partnerships, and educational initiatives. The…
The position is available immediately and candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Salary commensurate with experience. Email the following materials for consideration: resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to:
Patrick Madden, Executive Director
National Archives Foundation