Director of Development

Quakertown 18951, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

United Friends School in Quakertown, PA is seeking a part time (3 days per week) Development Director who will manage aspects of UFS' fundraising operations including identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding current and potential donors and grantmakers.


Responsibilities include:

  • manage and grow UFS' annual appeal fundraising capacity
  • secure corporate sponsorships and cultivate giving
  • work closely with the Head, Board, and volunteers to identify and cultivate donors to secure major gifts
  • develop our planned giving program
  • database management

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact: Nancy Donnelly

E-Mail: [email protected]

Mailing Address: United Friends School, 1018 W. Broad Street

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The Warm Glow of Charity

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 17 November 2017, 8:39 am

Studies show that giving money to help others gives people a feeling of satisfaction—or, figuratively, a “warm glow.”  Ergo, donating to charities is good for us.  But is it equally good for everyone?  Women Give 2017—Charitable Giving and Life Satisfaction:  Does Gender Matter, a study out of the Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University, looks at how this satisfaction may vary by household demographics. Using data from the Philanthropy Panel Study, that surveys the same households over an extended period of time, this study looked at 10,735 heads of households or the partners.

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