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Development Director
York JCC
2000 Hollywood Dr
York, PA 17403

JCC Info:

Mission Statement
Our mission, as a premiere Jewish Community Center, is to strengthen and preserve Jewish culture, promote respect for diversity, support the State of Israel and World Jewry, and enhance the well-being of our members and the communities we serve through cultural, educational, recreational, social, wellness and child development opportunities.

JCC Vision
To be a dynamic, in-demand, full-service Jewish Community Center and an exceptional place of belonging.

Who We Are
The JCC is a thriving non-profit community center that welcomes the diverse population of York County, regardless of religion, financial or ethnic background. Since 1910 the JCC's role has changed and expanded to reflect the current times. Our staff is committed to providing members and guests with high quality programs and customer service. Included in a membership is the use of the fitness center, over 100 group and water fitness classes each week, lap and family swims, open gym use, family art and gym activities, a relaxation center complete with whirlpool, sauna and steam room, and discounts on fitness, social, and enrichment classes and programs.

The JCC provides programming for:

The JCC History
The Jewish Community Center was founded originally as the Young Men's and Young Women's Hebrew Association and eventually changed its name to the Jewish Community Center. Between 1910 and 1952, it moved to five different locations in York City. In October of 1989 the JCC moved to our current location on Hollywood Drive.

Principal Responsibilities:

Position Overview: Responsible for the management and implementation of all activities relating to fundraising,
donor management, marketing, and events to support the York JCCs operating budget.

Responsibilities Include: Leveraging the time of the CEO and taking the lead on managing or supporting all donor relationships
and stewardship, including grant writing, the generation of proposals and reports, tracking, database management, and prospect
research and cultivation. Serving as lead staff position in the research, development, implementation and review of a thorough
fund raising program including annual and other fundraising campaigns, grant writing and programs to promote the charitable
purpose of the York JCC.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required.
  • Five or more years in a senior management position, or like experience with demonstrated positive operational results.
  • Fundraising and event planning experience in establishing and managing sponsors and donors is strongly desired.
  • Several years of professional experience in a nonprofit organization; demonstrated success in a development function
  • preferred.
  • Experience developing and cultivating corporate and foundation relationships.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to communicate diplomatically and effectively with volunteers, donors and staff.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills with demonstrated success in grant and proposal writing.
  • A professional and resourceful style with the ability to work independently and as a team player.
  • Proficient computer and software knowledge (Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.), including development database applications.