Leadership Annual Giving, Associate Director - Walla Walla , Washington, United States, 99362

The Whitman College Office of Development and Alumni Relations raises over $15 million annually in gifts and pledges from alumni, parents, and friends, and the Office of Annual Giving sustains an alumni participation rate of over 30%. Related to the strategic initiatives of Whitman College, this positon will focus on increasing the participation rate and dollars raised from alumni.
The Associate Director of Annual Giving, Leadership Annual Giving, will develop and implement a strategy to secure leadership annual gifts ($1,000 to $5,000) from a growing number of Whitman alumni and parents. The Office of Annual Giving educates alumni, parents, friends, and current students about the importance of current-use gifts with a particular focus on the unrestricted Annual Fund and the Access Whitman Initiative for scholarship and student aid. This position will collaborate with colleagues within the department to build a strong culture of philanthropy within the Whitman community.