Director, Donor Relations & Experiences in Dallas, TX

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 05-02-2018
Director of Donor Relations & Experiences in Dallas, TX
LiftFund is a high impact non-profit whose mission is to provide credit and services to small businesses and entrepreneurs who do not have access to loans from commercial sources and to provide leadership and innovation to the micro-lending industry.
Company Values
Dedicated to our Customers  -  Lead with Integrity  -   Strive to be Better
TITLE:                          Director of Donor Relationships & Experiences in Dallas, TX
REPORTS TO:              Chief Advancement Officer
RESPONSIVE TO:        Advancement Team, CEO/President, Board Members, Donors, and Staff


The primary role of the Director of Donor Relationships & Experiences is to grow and strengthen the philanthropy efforts of LiftFund by building a comprehensive annual fundraising program and developing strategies for building and strengthening relationships with donors. This 40-hour per week position reports to the Chief Advancement Officer and will work closely with other team members, board members, and volunteers. A critical component of this position will be to create and sustain a diversified annual fundraising program that includes special events, donor acquisition, annual appeals, crowdfunding and other campaigns; and stewardship and cultivation activities.  In addition, she/he will support the Dream Makers Fund by cultivating, stewarding and soliciting gifts for the fund and will provide oversight for how LiftFund uses its donor database to create a comprehensive annual fundraising program focused on the donor.


  • Manage all fundraising events for LiftFund’s San Antonio region including, but not limited to, 25th anniversary events throughout 2018, 2-3 annual house parties, lunches with the President/CEO, donor receptions, and site tours.
  • Manage all aspects of LiftFund’s annual giving program in coordination with advancement team (i.e. annual appeal, Big Give, and segmented appeals throughout the year).
  • Drive the creation of a clearly articulated Case for Support that promotes and sustains a culture of philanthropy unique to LiftFund.
  • Work closely with other advancement team members to ensure consistency in development strategies and activities across LiftFund’s geographic footprint.
Compensation & Benefits:
Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications; medical, dental, vision & life insurance; Paid holidays, Paid vacation & sick leave, 401(k). 
Background checks are conducted of top candidates.
Send resume and cover letter (mail, email, fax or online):
LiftFund, Inc. / Human Resources      Email:
2007 W. Martin St.                              Fax: 210-533-2940
San Antonio, TX  78207                     Online / Website:
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