Fundraising And Development Intern

internship - part time, paid

World Link Ministries
Bedford, TX
Closed
Posted 62 Days ago
World Link Ministries
Bedford, TX
internship - part time, paid
Posted 62 Days ago
Closed

Description

Fundraising and Development Internship World Link Ministries - Bedford, TX 7 hours agoPart-timeEstimated: $19,000 - $25,000 a year Education * Bachelor's Degree * Associate's Degree Skills * Excel * Fundraising Fundraising Officer for World Link MinistriesReports To The Director of Development, Ruth Brasier Job Overview To aid in the cultivation of current donors and discover new donors who desire to be a part of World Link Ministries. In addition to donor cultivation, this officer would also be responsible for helping execute fundraising events. Various Responsibilities and Duties 1)Develop corporate fundraising programs, such as employer gift-matching. 2)Monitor progress of fundraising drives. 3)Compile or develop materials to submit to granting or other funding organizations. 4)Develop and maintain media contact lists. 5)Develop strategies to encourage new or increased contributions. 6)Recruit sponsors, participants, or volunteers for fundraising events. 7)Direct or supervise fundraising staff, including volunteer staff members. 8)Secure commitments of participation or donation from individuals or corporate donors. 9)Prepare materials for charitable events, such as fundraising envelopes, bid sheets, or gift bags. 10)Create or update donor databases. 11)Establish fundraising or participation goals for special events or specified time periods. 12)Explain the tax advantages of contributions to potential donors. 13)Identify and build relationships with potential donors. 14)Monitor budgets, expense reports, or other financial data for fundraising organizations. 15)Attend community events, meetings, or conferences to promote organizational goals or solicit donations or sponsorships. 16)Contact corporate representatives, government officials, or community leaders to increase awareness of organizational causes, activities, or needs. 17)Design or produce materials such as posters, Web sites, or newsletters to promote, market, or advertise fundraising events. 18)Develop fundraising activity plans that maximize participation or contributions and minimize costs. 19)Develop or implement fundraising activities, such as annual giving campaigns or direct mail programs. 20)Direct or coordinate web-based fundraising activities, such as online auctions or donation Web sites. 21)Plan and direct special events for fundraising, such as silent auctions, dances, golf events, or walks. 22)Solicit cash or in-kind donations or sponsorships from individual, business, or government donors. 23)Write speeches, press releases, or other promotional materials to increase awareness of the causes, missions, or goals of organizations seeking funds. 24)Conduct research to identify the goals, net worth, history of charitable donations, or other data related to potential donors, potential investors, or general donor markets. 25)Coordinate transportation or delivery of materials, supplies, or donations for fundraising events. 26)Secure speakers for charitable events, community meetings, or conferences to increase awareness of charitable, nonprofit, or political causes. 27)Write and send letters of thanks to donors. 28)Write reports or prepare presentations to communicate fundraising program data. Qualifications Provide a bullet point list of the qualifications that are necessary for someone to fill this position. Bullet points you may want to include are: * College Degree * Experience in fundraising and organizing events * Knowledge of Word and Excel, and ability to be able to learn how to use World Link Ministries Database * Friendly, likes to work with people, problem solver Job Types: Part-time, Internship Experience: * Fundraising: 1 year (Preferred) Education: * Associate (Preferred)

Skills

research, government, political science, newsletters, history, non-profit organizations, microsoft excel, microsoft word, event management, budgets, advertising, press releases, presentations, databases, sponsorship

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