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FEATURED - Donor Relations Officer


NPH USA | Minneapolis, MN
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000

ABOUT US: Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH) means “Our Little Brothers and Sisters” in Spanish. NPH USA transforms the lives of vulnerable children in Bolivia, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Peru. Together, we help children overcome poverty and become productive, caring leaders in their own communities. Founded in 1954 by Father William Wasson, NPH is supporting nearly 7,000 children, both inside and outside our homes, ensuring they have a safe and nurturing place to live, an education, clothing, healthcare, and a strong family support system. In addition, NPH’s St. Damien Pediatric Hospital employs more than 500 Haitians and is the only hospital wholly dedicated to pediatric and prenatal care in Haiti, a country of 11.5 million people. If you are looking to make a dramatic impact in the life of a child, this is the job for you.

NPH USA is headquartered in Chicago, with fundraising offices in three different areas covering the South and Southwest; Midwest; and East Coast. International headquarters is based in Mexico and we have fundraising offices in Europe, Australasia, and Canada.

NPH USA connects supporters’ passions and interests to the transformational work of Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos impacting the lives of children, families and communities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

We envision a world where vulnerable children, families, and communities have access to the resources and opportunities they need to thrive.

Organizational Imperatives
• Honor Donor Relationships
• Fulfill Commitment to NPHI
• Live the Values of Fr. Wasson

• Show GRATITUDE in all we do
• Foster authentic RELATIONSHIP and true connection
• Act with INTEGRITY always
• Accept RESPONSIBILITY for our mission and our commitments
• Work in COLLABORATION to achieve more together
• Operate with TRANSPARENCY and honesty
• Embrace DIVERSITY, EQUITY and INCLUSION, building a better organization and a better world

Summary of Opportunity: The Donor Relations Officer builds and expands relationships with new and existing donors to support the work of NPH International. Within our donor-centered culture, you will manage a portfolio of 80-120 donors and prospects, meeting personally with donors whenever possible.

Your portfolio will include individuals, foundations, businesses, and other organizations. You will support the fundraising activity of Board members in the Midwest Area, identify potential new donors, support Area fundraising events, and both coordinate and accompany donors on visits to our NPH homes.

NPH USA believes in having a strong commitment to mission and to its employees. Our benefits plan is designed to recognize the diverse needs of our staff with competitive medical, dental and vision packages, cell phone reimbursement, life insurance, and a 403b with a company match. We promote work-life balance with a generous paid time-off program.

Your Impact & Contributions: Under the guidance and direction of Director of Donor Relations, this position will develop and enhance new and existing donor relationships in the following ways:

• Increase the annual giving of donor portfolio consistent with assigned goals.
• Manage a portfolio advancing relationships with 80-120 donors and prospective supporters in order to meet and exceed fundraising goal.
• Cultivate relationships and solicit new and renewed gifts from investors capable of making annual/major/planned gifts $5,000+ utilizing the moves-management process.
• Travel throughout assigned region to make prospect and donor exploratory, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship visits.
• Assure that all interactions with donors and prospects are recorded within the donor database.
• Research prospective donors and develop donor strategies to engage and acquire new donors.
• Move potential donors in a timely fashion towards solicitation and closure.
• Develop meaningful opportunities for stewarding donors.
• Work with volunteers to assist in engaging and cultivating donors as appropriate.
• Attend NPH events, and travel to NPH homes as required and/or as requested.

Ideal Qualifications:
• Five or more years of successful nonprofit fundraising experience in annual/major/planned gift solicitation and portfolio management
• A proven record securing major gifts
• A detail-oriented team collaborator who can translate strategy into results
• Superb relationship management, interpersonal, digital, written and oral communication skills
• The ability to inspire, positively influence and engage volunteers and donors
• Strong organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail
• Ability to maintain timely and complete record of activities, results and planned follow up
• Demonstrated ability to handle sensitive, confidential information professionally
• High energy and passion for NPH USA’s mission
• Knowledge and experience of Salesforce donor database and MS office is preferred
• Must be willing to travel locally and internationally as required
• Bachelor’s degree required

How to Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Include specific salary requirements. Please no phone calls or outside agencies. NPH USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity in the workplace and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply.