Career/Pro ( )
Fri, 31 Oct 1997 10:12:39 -0800 (PST)

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Hi Friends,

ACE is looking for a full-time Development Director. We would love to find
someone who is well-organized, a strong writer, and who understands
environmental justice. Know of anyone?

Please distribute the following job description wide and far.
Thanks for helping out.

Penn Loh



Alternatives for Community & Environment (ACE) is seeking a full-time
Director of Development. Based in Roxbury, Massachusetts, ACE is a
non-profit 501(c)3 environmental justice organization providing
legal/technical assistance, educational programs, and organizational
assistance to residents and community groups in low income neighborhoods
and neighborhoods of color in greater Boston and Massachusetts. Now in its
fifth year of operation, ACE has a strong record of helping its community
partners to solve environmental and public health problems and develop
local environmental leadership.

The Director will be the primary coordinator for raising over $400,000
annually, and will be responsible for further developing ACE's individual,
corporate, and major donor base and planning ACE's two annual fundraising
events. The Director will also further build ACE's foundation funding base
and manage the efforts of ACE's Board of Directors in the areas of
development and special events. Finally, the Director will oversee
financial management. The ideal candidate should have:

1) A strong commitment to social justice work and community empowerment
2) Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills
3) At least three years experience and a proven record in fundraising
and events planning
4) An interest in working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial setting

Salary is $35,000-$45,000 plus benefits depending on experience. Women and
people of color strongly encouraged to apply.

Please send resume with cover letter to:
Penn Loh, Associate Director, 2343 Washington St., 2nd Fl., Roxbury, MA 02119
Phone: (617) 442-3343 x24
Fax: (617) 442-2425

Penn Loh Alternatives for Community & Environment
42 Dana St., #3 2343 Washington St., 2nd Flr
Cambridge, MA 02138 Roxbury, MA 02119
(617) 876-1950 (617) 442-3343 x24 fax 442-2425
ACE web site!!