Iowa

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Fundraising Event Manager, Iowa  Chapter
Des Moines, IA

The Role
The Fundraising Event Manager (“FEM”) is a key member of the Development Team responsible for executing event-based fundraising for the Iowa Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association, by developing relationships with and securing financial contributions from individuals, businesses, and organizations in support of APDA events, activities, and programs, by raising public awareness to maximize service delivery and revenue generation potential, and delivering high-quality customer service and to ultimately help meet the objectives of APDA’s mission: Every day, we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease live life to the fullest.

The ideal candidate is passionate about fundraising in a mission-based organization, organized, energetic, and a self-starter with proven experience in achieving fundraising budgets and/or growing event revenues in a philanthropic environment. This position is ideal for someone with fundraising, marketing, and communications strengths, who is able to multi-task while prioritizing deadlines, deliver exceptional customer service, and utilize keen problem-solving and judgment skills.

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In addition to the APDA Iowa Chapter, local resources include the Information & Referral Center at Unity Point Health – Des Moines

1200 Pleasant Street – Room E-524
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-241-6379
Sydney Petersen, Iowa Chapter Director, I & R Coordinator
apdaiowa@apdaparkinson.org

Lynn K. Struck, MD, Medical Director


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