Who We Are: Creatio is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit Catholic organization in the state of Colorado, and our mission is to guide all people to encounter the beauty of creation and the Creator through service to the poor, mission trips, outdoor adventure and care for creation.
What We Do: Creatio works to promote the mission of reconciling human persons with the environment through service to the poor, mission trips, outdoor adventure and environmental stewardship. Through these experiences, we work to create an environment of encounter – encounter with God, with ourselves, with others, and with creation. Creatio members are volunteers, professionals, and friends working to address environmental and human issues on a deeper level. Our goal is to facilitate an active transformation of ourselves and others, as well as the environment.
Start date: As soon as possible
Location: Denver, CO
Lead logistics and planning for annual fundraising gala, directing a team of up to seven volunteers to execute a successful event that will bring in over $40,000 in fundraising revenue
Work with E.D. to develop and execute fundraising plan
Schedule and meet with lapsed donors and potential new donors to ask for support to Creatio
Generate reports in Kindful to guide the Executive Director in prioritizing donor relationships and scheduling donor meetings
Support the donor and contact management process through maintaining donor management system (Kindful) and ensuring the integrity and accuracy of all data
Manually record cash and check donations into donor management system (Kindful)
Work with Grant Writing Intern to prioritize, write, and submit grants
Oversee fundraising initiatives such as Colorado Gives Day and Giving Tuesday
Oversee snail mail campaigns to potential and existing donors
Assist Executive Director in overseeing the efficient and effective day-to-day operations of the organization
Work to standardize all Creatio processes and policies to ensure ease of transition to new locations
Reply and diligently follow up with general email inquiries
Assist Executive Director in the development of annual budget
Provide general administrative support
Take minutes at board meetings
Research, prioritize, and initiate relationships with new institutions or universities to plan and coordinate their mission/adventure Experiences, introducing them to E.D. as necessary
Meet and follow up with contacts at institutions or universities to book new Experiences with Creatio and renew past relationships
Incredible passion for Creatio’s mission, desire to grow in the Catholic faith, and a deep calling to guide young adults to Christ and His Church
Thorough experience in event planning
1-2 years of experience in fundraising and/or sales
Amazing ability to connect with others, form new relationships and bring people together
Ability to analyze data, draw insights, and understand how it is connected to the bigger picture
Uncanny attention to detail and critical thinking abilities
Very proficient in learning new technologies, especially Kindful
Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to work effectively in a team and independently as demonstrated by previous work experience
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
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