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Development and Fundraising

Development Director

Restoration Outreach Programs
Posted: 03/18/2022
Salary/Range: $30,000 annually, part-time
Metro Denver

Restoration Outreach programs is a vital community ministry that works tirelessly to provide resources and develop relationships which lead people to lives of self-sufficiency while providing mentoring and a consistent, safe place for teens and children, thereby building character and stability into their lives. Restoration Outreach Programs’ mission is meeting needs, building relationships, and restoring lives through Christ within the East Colfax community.

The primary responsibility of this position is leading the Advancement Team through events, communications, grants, key partners, and key churches with a specific emphasis on cultivating new and existing major donors.

  • Oversee the Advancement Team to coordinate fundraising efforts
  • Works alongside Executive Director & Executive Assistant
  • Oversees Business Administrator, Communication Manager & Event Coordinator
  • Cultivate relationships with existing and prospective major donors
  • Average 4 meetings per week
  • Average 5 phone conversations/week
  • Average 10 meaningful email communications/week
  • In total, average 5 proposals per month
  • Write monthly report to Executive Director
  • Create and implement overall Development Plan for the fundraising year
  • Recruit Event Sponsors to maximize fundraising efforts
  • Coordinate and host Key Partner events, one large event and smaller events around the city
  • Participate in ministry fairs and networking events to spread the word about ROP
  • Oversee the end of the year campaign, including the calling campaign, donor meetings, Colorado Gives Day, year-end communications, etc.
  • Write thank you notes and promptly thank donors for major gifts via texts, emails, calls, etc. with the support of Executive Assistant
  • Oversee Development and Event Budgets
  • Understand and train others to utilize donor database for all development needs
  • Work with the Board of Directors to raise fund development efforts
  • Coordinate other funding opportunities and campaigns as they arise


  • Bachelor’s degree; Master’s degree
  • 8+ years of non-profit fundraising experience with 3 years of one-on-one donor development experience

5+ years of one-on-one donor development experience

  • Team Leadership experience
  • Passion for urban ministry


  • Outgoing and relational personality, willing to make asks
  • Familiarity with Colorado’s philanthropic and business community
  • Lead in being a heartfelt team member of the Restoration Outreach Programs Ministries staff
  • Have a daily walk with Christ
  • Show respect for the leadership and members of Restoration Outreach Ministries
  • Exhibit professionalism and integrity
  • Commitment to excellence as one of the public faces of the ministry
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