Develop and oversee our annual fundraising program.
Identify prospective individual and corporate donors and develop strategies to cultivate those relationships.
Lead and manage grant seeking including research, proposal writing, and reporting requirements.
Maintain ongoing communications with private and corporate donors.
Maintain gift recognition programs.
Ensure timely and accurate report deliveries to funders.
Collaborate with board members and other stakeholders on the management and planning of fundraising events and donor receptions.
Staying on top of fundraising trends and the nonprofit community.
Work closely with CEO and Board of Directors.
Participating in quarterly Board of Directors meetings and preparing monthly, quarterly and annual reports as requested by the Executive Director and Board.
Actively reinforcing organizational culture and agreements.
Demonstrate professional conduct at all times.
Perform other related duties as requested.
Develop print marketing collateral related to fundraising in collaboration with our advertising department.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Communications, or related field
5+ years of nonprofit fundraising experience
Capital Campaign experience required
5+ years Grant Writing experience
Previous foundation relationship required
Proficiency with Raiser’s Edge
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
Passion for and Experience with Educational Organizations a plus
Creative, self-starter attitude.
Donor and volunteer service mentality.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Strong interpersonal, supervision, administration and management skills.
Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail.
About Wonderland, Inc.
Since our inception in 1966, Wonderland Inc. has dedicated itself to improving the lives of children in the Houston, TX community. Proudly the home of Wonderland Private School and Beatrice Mayes Institute. We take pride in offering educational programs that not only transform the minds of our students through teaching essential educational disciplines but also nurtures students to grow to become individuals that know the difference between right and wrong. Our institutions serve the needs of students from pre-k to eighth grade -- with the goal of expanding through 12th grade -- with passion and dedication to ensure our students receive a strong educational foundation that will continue to help them succeed in reaching their educational, professional, and personal goals.