The Erie Canalway Heritage Fund, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation, with an IRS 501(c)(3) determination, that works in partnership with a federal Commission to raise, manage and deploy resources for the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
The Erie Canalway seeks to hire a Development Director who will develop, coordinate and implement strategies for private and public support that meet the resource needs of the Erie Canalway Heritage Fund and Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor and are consistent with the mission and values of the organizations.
The Development Director will implement a diversified development program with funding from individual, foundation and corporate donors, and seek resources from the public sector. S/he will work closely with staff and volunteers and must possess a solid record of achievement in mission driven organizations.
The successful candidate will be responsible for building and preparing an annual and long-term development plan; managing the development and solicitation of gifts, sponsorships, and grants; and, coordinating fund raising events. This newly created position will report to the Executive Director.
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