Philanthropy Director

The Family Place Utah is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization striving to achieve its mission of Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in Cache and Rich Counties through therapy, education, and 24-hour Kid’s Place care and shelter services.

Join an amazing team that is passionate about making a difference in our community! Enjoy multiple benefits, including the organization’s wellness program, professional development, trauma training, employee assistance program, health insurance including dental, vision, and life insurance, retirement plan, holidays, and paid leave. Come and make a difference with us!

General Description:

The Philanthropy Director is a full-time (40 hours) salaried, in-person position with responsibility to oversee the generation of investment and philanthropic funds for The Family Place Utah. This is an at-will position who works closely with and reports to the Executive Director.

The Philanthropy Director helps execute the mission statement and, in collaboration with the Executive Director, guides The Family Place Utah to achieve its monetary charitable goals. This position is responsible for budget strategies as it relates to financial donations, cultivating donors, and developing outreach strategies. The Philanthropy Director must build and cultivate meaningful and mutually beneficial relationships based on trust on behalf of The Family Place Utah. This position will bring new insights into working with potential partners, financial institutions, corporations, wealth advisors, etc. that represent clients who seek to better align their investment with their values.

Duties Synopsis

The Philanthropy Director will help support the strategic initiatives of The Family Place Utah and help fulfill the organization’s capital, operational, and programmatic needs by achieving donation goals.

The Philanthropy Director is responsible for relations with investors and donors, cultivating relationships for the advancement of the mission of The Family Place Utah and sustainability through fundraising with their portfolio of donors.

Donation Goals Achievement

  • Budget objective(s) for annual program and operations from fundraising with donors
  • Budget objective(s) for the Endowment Fund towards TFPU long-term sustainability
  • Monthly donor cultivation goals


  1. A passion for the mission of The Family Place Utah.
  2. Proven track-record building and maintaining relationships and obtaining large donations.
  3. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  4. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with people.
  5. Bachelor’s degree and seven or more years of senior-level management and leadership experience in nonprofit fundraising.


To Apply:

Send a resume, cover letter, and three references to Dr. Sheryl Goodey: [email protected] or 1525 N 200 W, Logan, UT 84341

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