HD Reach Development Director - Contract Position 2019
Founded in 2009, HD Reach is a local, “boots on the ground” nonprofit working to improve the care and quality of life of those affected by Huntington’s disease in North Carolina. We provide connections to local services, care management, family support, and education, including information about HD, streamlined access to quality providers, crisis intervention services, case management, timely diagnosis and disability approval, family education and support, attention to the behavioral and psychiatric symptoms of HD, and guidance through the long term and hospice care process. Our vision is to aid ALL PEOPLE with Huntington’s disease and their families, and ultimately to bring their suffering to an end. The opportunity to make a difference for HD families energizes our efforts because we know that the rewards will be great.
The Development Director is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all of HD Reach’s fundraising including major gifts, annual fund, planned giving, special events and capital campaigns. The Director works closely with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors in all development and fundraising endeavors. The successful candidate will embrace HD Reach’s mission to provide hope for a better life for all North Carolinians living with Huntington’s disease.
This is a new position, expected to grow. The responsibilities listed envelop the full scope of the role. As a part-time, contract position (10-20 hours/week), the hours and duties will be set to match the priorities as the role develops.
To apply, submit a resume, cover letter (including target hourly rate), and 3 professional references to Jobs@HDReach.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.