African Voices is seeking a self-motivated leader to join our Board of Directors and develop a successful fund raising plan to help build the organization’s resources. The candidate must have experience in non-profit and business management. The fund raising chairperson will be responsible for building a team to implement, develop and track key fund raising goals identified in our strategic fundraising plan. Candidate must have a MBA or equivalent background in business development. Candidates must possess a passionate love for arts and have a track record in successfully raising and managing funds. Candidate must be willing to committee 15 hours a month to working with Board members and staff to help achieve the organization's goals. This is an active Board position where you will have a chance to make a difference in building a community centered institution that serves artists, young people and women of color.
The Board meets three times a year and the standing committees work between meetings to accomplish goals set by the full Board. The Fundraising Chairperson will report to the Board Chairperson and Executive Director.
African Voices is seeking candidates with experience in the following skills and experience:
• Excellent Communication skills
• Fundraising & Grant writing
• Corporate Giving & Sponsorship
• Governmental Relations & Operations
• Building Organization's Endowment Funds
• local city and state government association and/or affiliation
• Manage board members in projects, as well as outside volunteers
African Voices is seeking a self-motivated leader to join our Board of Directors and develop a successful fund raising plan to help build the organization’s resources. The candidate must have…