Job Title:
Director of Philanthropy



Organizational Overview:
Success Centers (SC) is a non-profit corporation founded in 1983 by Superior Court Judges who saw the need to improve the educational and vocational outcomes for the youth engaged with the juvenile justice system. Since then SC has grown to provide comprehensive workforce development, education, and arts services to youth and adults who face multiple barriers to career development. SC envisions a vibrant and just society that inspires individual transformation and understands the key role that workforce development plays in creating meaningful and productive lives. Success Centers has become an $8 million organization, with a 10-person Board of Directors and multiple locations in San Francisco, Oakland, and San Mateo Counties.

Position Overview:
The Director of Philanthropy serves as the principal fundraising manager for the agency. He or she is responsible for the oversight, planning and implementation of a comprehensive fundraising program that secures significant financial resources from individuals. S/he manages all individual donor functions, which include major gifts, major events and ‘friendraisers’, planned giving, donor prospecting and research, and special one or multi-year fundraising campaigns. The Director of Philanthropy reports to the Chief Operating Officer and may supervise technical staff and/or fundraising volunteers.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Job Tasks:
Specific responsibilities include:
Individual Fundraising





Physical Requirements:

How to Apply:
Please send cover letter and resume to Success Centers values inclusivity and honors differences in race/ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic level, gender identification and sexual orientation.