|Category||Community and Economic Development||Job type||Full Time|
Root & Rebound Development & Communications VISTA
Root & Rebound (R&R) is a national reentry advocacy organization that addresses racial, economic, and social inequities within the criminal justice system and the reentry process by restoring and protecting rights, dignity, and opportunities for people directly impacted by the criminal justice system. Our mission is to transfer power and information from the policy and legal communities to the people most impacted by our criminal justice system through public education, direct legal services, and policy advocacy, so that the law serves, rather than harms, low-income communities and communities of color in the U.S. The Development & Communications Coordinator supports the Senior Management Programs Teams for the financial growth of the organization. They will support development/fundraising activities by setting up and maintaining systems and processes for donor outreach, grant writing, data collection/management/analysis, social media/print/email marketing and communications campaigns, and event planning/coordination. This position is ideal for those who wish to pursue careers in fundraising, marketing, event planning, or communications.
Member Duties : Under the supervision of the Deputy Director of Strategic Partnerships, this role is responsible for: Executing unique ways to engage community members and donors in order to increase individual giving, donor retention and giving levels; Assisting supervisor with our marketing and communications strategy; Developing a monthly social media calendar to schedule, track and post relevant and inspiring social media content to drive fundraising; Supporting individual giving (special events and campaigns such virtual fundraising events, video and social media fundraising campaigns); Researching corporations to support corporate giving; Building a foundation-specific prospect pipeline to support institutional giving; Developing customized grant reports to support institutional giving; Creating systems to actively manage and steward volunteers/donors interested in engaging with R&R programs and events; Supporting volunteer outreach for programs and development-related initiatives.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* , Living Allowance , Childcare assistance if eligible , Training , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Relocation Allowance .
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development , Ex-Offender Reentry .
Team Work , Communications , Writing/Editing , Computers/Technology .