TalkingPoints is an award-winning education technology non-profit organization with the mission to unlock the potential of low-income, underserved families to support their children’s learning by partnering with their children’s schools. We are building a one-of-a-kind product in the market, a multilingual family engagement platform that connects families and teachers using human and artificial intelligence powered, two-way translated messages and personalized supports — eliminating language, time limitations, and know-how as barriers to school/family connection.
Millions of teachers and families are using TalkingPoints in their classrooms, schools and districts across the United States. TalkingPoints works with key school district partners such as Oakland Unified, Seattle Public Schools, Boston Public Schools, Buffalo Public School, Wake County and NYC DOE. We have won awards from NYU, MIT, Google, Forbes and are backed by Google, Eric Schmidt, AT&T, Cisco, and Stanford University to name a few.
TalkingPoints is at a critical inflection point in the organization's growth. We continue to see exponential growth in both our user base and our own internal structure. It's an important time to join our team and build on our momentum and ability to support students and families during this critical time in which education equity gaps are more concerning than ever. Learn more.
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TalkingPoints is seeking an experienced fundraiser! As a member of the Philanthropy team, the Director of Philanthropy will manage, grow, cultivate, and steward a portfolio of donors to help drive TalkingPoints’ fundraising goals. It is expected that the amount raised by TalkingPoints will increase in future years as the Philanthropy team systematically and effectively strengthens the organization's overall fundraising capacity. A commitment to the moves management process and use of CRM is critical. This position will require comfort with, and confidence in, high performance execution in a remote environment. This role will report to the Senior Director of Philanthropy and the ideal candidate will have substantial fundraising and management experience and a talent for building relationships. You will:
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TalkingPoints is an award-winning education technology non-profit organization with the mission to unlock the potential of low-income, underserved families to support their children’s learning by partnering…