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Development Coordinator - Illinois Transplant Fund

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Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network

Itasca, IL

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Development Coordinator - Illinois Transplant Fund




Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network started the Illinois Transplant Fund driven by our belief that a person’s financial status should not be a barrier to their ability to receive a lifesaving organ transplant. The Illinois Transplant fund is a 501C3 that provides access to organ transplants for those who lack access to health insurance.

Our Development Coordinator serves as an integral part of achieving our mission: To give people access to lifesaving organ transplants and follow-up care to help them live long, healthy and productive lives.

In this role, you would work with the Executive Director to develop and track progress of fundraising goals, create and execute formal fundraising programs focusing on major gifts, annual giving and special events, cultivate relationships with prospects and directly solicit funds.

Essential Functions

The following essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Support Gift of Hope’s mission, vision and values; adhere to its policies and procedures in carrying out the responsibilities of this position

Assists the Executive Director with the development of fundraising goals and soliciting funds

Creating a formal fundraising program, focusing on major gifts, annual giving and special events

Ability to cultivate relationships with prospects.

Developing strong working relationships with members of the ITF board of directors, including identification of board member prospects, strategy development, meeting preparation and execution

Expand ITF awareness through development of new and beneficial relationships

Conducting research to determine capacity for raising funds from each target market

Maintains fundraising database, including gift recognition and prospect information. Provides recommendations for database program that fits current and future needs

Works in collaboration with other company departments to develop events, collateral materials, and opportunities to promote ITF within the Chicago philanthropic community

Monitors fundraising progress and produces written and oral reports for internal and external audiences

Other duties as assigned

Education and Training Required

The following identifies the minimum education and training required to perform the essential functions of the job.

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field preferred.

Experience and Skills Required

The following indicates the minimum skills and experience required to perform the essential functions of the job.

3-5 years of experience in non-profit development/fundraising

Strong experience in fundraising program development and donor stewardship, including fundraising databases, budget development, building relationships and working with board members

Relationships within the Chicago Philanthropic community

Strong oral and writing skills

Ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment, think proactively and respond appropriately

Strong Spanish-speaking and writing skills preferred

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Ability to drive personal car to offsite locations to perform job functions

Ability to work outside normal business hours including evenings and weekends

Ability to speak to make presentations

Ability to use personal cell phone for business use

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that will be encountered by an employee while performing the essential functions of the job.

Normal office environment

Attend events at a variety of locations within Gift of Hope’s service area

Carry a personal cell phone to be accessible outside regular business hours

ID: 2018-1282

External Company URL:

Street: 425 Spring Lake Drive

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Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
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Company Profile
Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network is a not-for-profit organ procurement organization that coordinates organ and tissue donation and provides public education on donation in Illinois and northwest Indiana. As one of 58 OPOs that make up the nation’s donation system, we work with 180 hospitals and serve 12 million people in our donation service area. Since 1987, we have saved the lives of nearly 20,000 organ transplant recipients and improved the lives of hundreds of thousands of tissue transplant recipients through our efforts.

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