TEA Fund: Seeking Development Director

The Texas Equal Access Fund (TEA Fund) is seeking a Development Director in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area who will expand and strengthen the development programming that supports the mission of TEA Fund. The Development Director will work closely with the staff and Board of Directors to develop, manage, and execute a comprehensive fundraising plan, including foundation giving, individual giving, events, fundraising campaigns, and online fundraising. The position is full-time and pays $58,000 – $60,000 plus benefits.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute annual fundraising plan for the organization

  • Partner with Executive Director and Communications Manager on strategic communications and messaging to support our mission and vision in order to grow the capacity of the organization

  • Track donations and goals on a monthly and annual basis

  • Support, oversee, and coordinate the fundraising efforts of the Executive Director and Board of Directors

  • Facilitate grassroots fundraising training for Board, community members, and volunteers

  • Support external, third-party fundraising efforts for TEA Fund (e.g. supporter house parties, event benefits, vendors who donate sales proceeds, etc).

  • Partner with Communications Manager and Executive Director to develop and implement regular fundraising solicitations and campaigns through direct mail and electronic communications

Chantel Hobbs