Reach Out and Read Colorado (ROR CO) is a twenty-year old nonprofit organization dedicated to making literacy promotion a standard part of the provision of pediatric primary care. By taking advantage of the existing infrastructure and relationships between healthcare providers, their young patients and the children’s parents, ROR CO is taking steps so that, ultimately, all children in Colorado will grow up with books and a love of reading.
In order to meet the growing scope of revenue needs, Reach Out and Read Colorado has designed the role of Development Manager, which will play an integral role in agency fundraising. This position offers an opportunity to design and lead targeted fundraising opportunities, specifically by leading the management of our core portfolio of grants, managing key funder relationships, and helping to increase overall performance efficiency while centralizing core development efforts.
This position is designed to provide support to fund development in conjunction with growing a $1.3M budget and will report directly to the Director of Development. The Development Manager will work with all facets of fundraising, including support from foundations, individuals, corporations, special events, and government entities as highlighted below.