Capital Campaigns/Endowment, Development - General, Major Gifts
The Cerritos College Foundation is launching its first major gift campaign with a target of $10-12 million in private funding focusing on three initiatives (scholarship endowment, corporate college, and career technical education with emphasis on the health occupations, technology, automotive, and culinary arts programs).
As our Senior Development Officer you will design, develop, and implement our major gift program. You will be responsible for managing and cultivating relationships with existing major gift prospects and identifying new prospects. An ability to empathize with donors and clearly communicate our organization’s mission is key. You’ll be expected to energize team members, persuade and convert prospects into donors, and meet program goals within specified timelines.
The Cerritos College Foundation is an independent 501 3(c) that serves the Cerritos Community College District. The Foundation was incorporated as a vehicle for the community to assist with financial support of Cerritos College. The Foundation serves as a link between the College, the private sector, and community organizations to create public awareness of the needs of the College; to promote t...he College to business and industry within Southeastern Los Angeles County; and to raise funds for quality facilities and programs. The Foundation’s principal area of financial support to the College is for scholarships, improvements or upgrades to campus venues or facilities, and program support.