Israel ParaSport Center
East Coast; New York/Tri-State Area Preferred (Remote)
The Israel ParaSport Center is committed to empowering people of all ages who are physically challenged as a result of birth defects, acts of terrorism, and accidents to receive transformational therapies and programming through all forms of sport and recreational activities at the Israel ParaSport Center in Ramat Gan, Israel. Its vision is to provide every Israeli child in need the opportunity to lead a productive and successful life. The world-class Israel ParaSport Center is a community of over 2,500, with a 60-year record of proven success in helping these young athletes become integral members of society through newfound abilities. Through sport, they gain the confidence to become anything they desire. They join the IDF, work in business, in radio, teach, become doctors, lawyers, and many join teams that compete locally, nationally, and internationally. In addition, many Israel ParaSport Center athletes strive to compete in the Paralympics, and over the years have brought home several medals of distinction.
The Israel ParaSport Center seeks a highly passionate, creative, self-motivated team player to serve as its East Coast Director, working with the national office to help develop a fundraising plan for the region. This position will report to the National Executive Director (based in Chicago) and work in close partnership with local and national board members. The ideal candidate will bring a minimum of 5+ years of development experience with an outstanding track record of individual solicitations at high levels, as well as event planning, and preferably grant writing experience.
The Israel ParaSport Center is an equal opportunity employer.