Alliance for Education

Chief Development Officer

The Alliance for Education is an independent, non-profit organization with a mission to support excellence in education by advancing educational justice and racial equity for students in Seattle Public Schools. Our vision is a deeply invested community that collectively ensures all students in Seattle Public Schools experience a sense of belonging, receive an excellent and equitable education, and reach their fullest potential. Founded in 1995, the Alliance works collaboratively across the community to raise funds and create and support programs and strategies designed to close opportunity gaps and increase equity for Seattle students. In 2019, our operating budget is over $3M. In 2020, the Alliance for Education will celebrate 25 years of partnership with Seattle Public Schools.

Position Summary

The Alliance for Education has a strong foundation of positive impact in the community and a long history of excellent financial health and strong fundraising. Reporting to the CEO, the Chief Development Officer will refine, manage, and execute a comprehensive development and communications strategy with specific emphasis on building relationships with and inspiring investments from corporations, foundations, and major donors.

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