The ARK helps Chicagoland Jews faced with adversity to navigate toward self-reliance. Based in Chicago, with a satellite location in Northbrook, IL, ARK professionals, volunteers and donors provide free, comprehensive services within a framework of Jewish values and laws. The ARK’s comprehensive services include social services, a health and dental clinic, food pantry, intensive day program, post hospitalization support, spiritual enrichment, transitional residence, employment services and more. Embarking on a new chapter of growth in its 50th year, The ARK is expanding its current headquarters to make the facility more physically accessible, functional and secure.
The ARK is seeking an accomplished Director of Development (DOD) to lead its $4M+ annual fundraising program, to include strategy development, prospect identification, donor stewardship and engagement, and major gift development. The Director of Development will also be charged with overseeing the successful achievement of revenue targets for The ARK’s $15M capital campaign, as well as long term legacy and endowment initiatives. The DOD reports to and collaborates closely with the Chief Executive Officer and oversees a team of four, including a Development Manager, Development Associate, Development Assistant, and Foundations and Grants Manager. The ideal candidate will have 10+ years of relevant nonprofit fundraising experience.
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