The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Director of Mission Events! This individual will lead the strategy, planning and execution of a wide range of events that are designed to more deeply engage and steward major donors to the AHA, including individual donors, planned giving donors, foundations and national corporate sponsors. The Director and team will develop concepts for and plan a year-round program in tandem with the SVP, Mission Advancement and team that includes a variety of events to give donors a greater understanding of AHA’s mission and encourage the donors to learn more about the areas that interest them. The goal is to more deeply engage donors and leverage the events and related activities to grow the donor pipeline. The team will explore and utilize a range of creative event approaches, including events that build on major activities such as Scientific Sessions, International Stroke Conference and Go Red, events and activities that connect our CEO and other staff and volunteer leaders to donors throughout the year, and other unique event-based approaches to maintain and grow donor engagement. This position is responsible for working in deep partnership with the Mission Advancement team to ensure positive and mutually-rewarding relations between the American Heart Association and its donors through events and wrap-around activities and communications. The Director and team will monitor trends and innovative approaches to event-based stewardship to help the organization continually evolve its approach to stewarding major donors nationwide. The Director will also work with Mission Advancement Giving Societies and Donor Engagement teams to develop and support stewardship event approaches that can be used in markets across the country and to work collaboratively on a broad range of stewardship initiatives.
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