The Springfield Education Foundation (SEF) is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization with the mission to empower student success through community engagement. With an official relationship with Springfield Public Schools (SPS), SEF raises and invests funds to support the nearly 11,000 students attending Springfield Public Schools. As a growing foundation, governed by an active 25-member board of directors, SEF provides a dynamic, professional and rewarding work environment.
The Executive Director is a highly-skilled nonprofit professional who, in partnership with the SEF Board of Directors, will advance the mission of the SEF by generating and increasing financial support and enhancing community involvement. This position is responsible for identifying, soliciting and cultivating relationships with new donors, retaining and building upon the existing donor base and creating and implementing strategic development objectives. The Executive Director directs public-facing communication for the SEF and cultivates visibility for the organization throughout the SPS District and the community. The position includes oversight of staff positions, regular collaboration with the SPS District, and direction of day to day operation of the organization. The Executive Director reports to the SEF Board of Directors.
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