Fundraiser Resume Samples

A Fundraiser takes responsibility for organizing events and campaigns to raise funds or other donations for an organization. The job description includes designing promotional materials and bringing the organization-s goals and financial needs to light. The Fundraiser Resume commonly lists the following duties – researching prospective donors, conducting fundraising strategies for an organization; identifying and contacting potential donors, evaluating the success of previous fundraising events; training volunteers, ensuring all legal report requirements are satisfied, and organizing events and campaigns to solicit donations.

To undertake the task of raising funds for their company, the individuals require the following skills – exemplary communication skills, strong leadership skills, fundraising expertise, the ability to make decisions under pressure, interest and passion in maintaining public relations and the ability to foster a resourceful relationship with donors. Formal education may not be needed, but most successful resumes mention a degree in communications or public relations.

Fundraiser Resume example

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : To obtain a Customer Service Hospitality Position within the Salem area. grew up in California helping mother who was a General Manager. have done all aspects in the Hotel and Hospitality Field. have worked for two hotels in Oregon, and although each wasn't for a very long time, still have the experience and can and will give you 100%.

Skills : Sales, Relationship Building.

Description :

    1. Conducted research of all Southeast YMCAs to determine best strategy for raising capital.
    2. Represented different charities such as American Red Cross and Save the Children.
    3. Inspired donors to sign up for monthly contributions.
    4. Worked the split-shift for Jadent for 2 years.
    5. On occasion, trained new employees.
    6. Provided customers with upbeat, energetic and knowledgeable service in a timely manner.
    7. Made calls to potential customers and ask if they have time to talk about the charity working for, and see if they can donate to the cause.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associates In General Study


Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Service-focused professional, with a strong commitment to serving the needs of disadvantaged youth, adults, emancipated youth, and special-needs populations. Skilled in building community support, key coalitions and strategic interagency partnerships. Backed by solid credentials, and equal strengths in program, personnel and case management.

Skills : Event Planning, Data Entry, Documentation, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Provided information about the charity that was endorsed.
    2. Punched in relevant customer information in the company database.
    3. Maintained a company set average calls per day.
    4. Ensured that DND (Do Not Disturb) list is respected at all costs.
    5. Convinced customers to donate by following a prepared program.
    6. Helped the special needs children play baseball ball, swimming.
    7. Conducted research of all Southeast YMCAs to determine best strategy for raising capital.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Deploma


Fundraiser Resume

Objective : To obtain a customer service position utilizing the skills developed from both education and work experience with potential room for growth based on performance.

Skills : Leadership, Development, Communications, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Made calls on a rotation basis through an automatic dial system.
    2. Built rapport with present donors before attempting to pitch/sale to them.
    3. Effectively dealt with people who were mad at receiving unsolicited calls at home.
    4. Influenced present donors to continue to give donations to the charity.
    5. Acquired knowledge and information to present charities effectively and answer prospects accurately.
    6. Documented transaction by completing forms and recording.
    7. Maintained data base by entering, verify, backing up data.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Fine Arts

Fundraiser Resume

Headline : A highly accomplished community leader with talent and experience as a fundraiser. Procured funds for various non governmental and not for profit organizations. Thrives in a community based and goal oriented environment. Currently seeks employment to acquire substantial career advancement by applying best past experiences.

Skills : Problem Resolution, Merchandising, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Created an organization called Bike to procure funds for a 501(c)3 organization.
    2. Directed the tasks of managing and developing fundraising programs such as dinners, bicycle races, phone banking, raffles, silent auctions, grant proposals and more.
    3. Planned and maintained volunteer support strategies for marketing, press and events.
    4. Responsible for giving explanatory presentations at various events.
    5. Negotiated contracts with various companies.
    6. Found new patrons to raise charity's profile.
    7. Utilized various medias effectively to reach the maximum number of people, including web development, facebook, reddit, digg, twitter and wordpress blogs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Experience in project management, writing communications plans (marketing, social media and PR), legal research, fundraising and fund development seeks professional experience in corporate,high education or arts and museums.

Skills : Administrative And Project Management.

Description :

    1. Managed candidate's calendar by coordinating with Campaign Manager to ensure candidate met with prospective donors & attended constituent events pertaining to campaign.
    2. Ensured candidate properly recognized donors at events or meetings as well as major donors were timely and properly recognized for contribution.
    3. Completed Research on potential donors prior to solicitation calls or meetings by candidate to identify propensity to contribute as well as ability to support campaign.
    4. Edited communications targeted to Latino/Hispanic voters in district.
    5. Outreached to registered voters via phone calls to introduce candidate to constituents as well as reminder to vote in election primary.
    6. Ensured all campaign contributions were in compliance with election law limits and ensured contributions did not raise any conflict of interest issues.
    7. Gathered various campaign donor lists for candidate to contact and solicit & followed up on contacts made by candidate to secure over $250,000 in campaign contributions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Marketing

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : To apply experience in dealing with individuals on a one on one basis explaining and answering questions in regard to business and institution. To utilize skills in communication and trustworthiness as well as using interpersonal skills to keep a trusted and orderly workplace able to handle private information.

Skills : Legal Research, Relationship Management, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Provided support and necessary resources to community fundraisers.
    2. Contributed to team effort by accomplishing related results.
    3. Raised over 150,000 dollars for the republican comity.
    4. Used Communication, teamwork, problem solving, negotiation skills, patience and working under pressure.
    5. Finished in top 3 of Tulsa region for fundraising drive.
    6. Communicated with donors and potential donors by phone and through email.
    7. Responsible for developing and maintaining good relationships with donors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Science

Fundraiser Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position that allows to utilize unique skills to assist in progressing a business that offers a stable employment opportunity and ability to be promoted. Eager to learn new skills, knowledge and experience within the field of energy and overcome the challenges of today's changing work environment.

Skills : Communication, Ability To Multi-Task.

Description :

    1. Hit the success board almost every night with a credit card ratio of 50%.
    2. Effectively participated in new acquisitions.
    3. Educated people on the need for food donations in our community.
    4. Collected cash (in order to purchase food) donstions as well as clothing and household items.
    5. Helped us build skill sets such as; body language, rapport building, assumptive asking, conversational skills.
    6. Built up our confidence in having positive conversations and charisma, as well as public speaking abilities and authenticity.
    7. Computed personal data, like credit card information, names, and addresses, into a computer.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Grad

Fundraiser Resume

Summary : Multifaceted experience with executive management of organizations; particular strengths include: Results-driven leadership with proven ability to create new organizations, spearhead change, and conceptualize and execute innovative, sustainable initiatives. Strategic planning and facilitation. Well-versed in translating missions and goals into operating plans with clear benchmarks and annual objectives. Organizational development and capacity building.

Skills : Microsoft Office, 50wpm, Real Estate, Sales, Online Marketing, Customer Service, Website Management, Copy Editing, Training.

Description :

    1. Raised over $200,000 independently.
    2. Raised over $20 million as a team member for the annual campaign.
    3. Directly responsible for increasing company contributions of existing and new campaign accounts including schools and corporate businesses.
    4. Planned events and conducted presentations which increased contributions and company recognition.
    5. Raised over $20 million as a team member for the annual campaign.
    6. Invited to attend a Make A Wish Banquet for raising a substantial amount of donations for the North Eastern Make A Wish Foundation.
    7. Responsible to memorize scripts and make them unique to ourselves.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In Public Relations

Fundraiser Resume

Summary : Highly motivated and dedicated professional, looking to start a career in the Accounting/Finance field. Very detail oriented, personable individual with a can do attitude, with excellent critical thinking skills.

Skills : Fund-raising, Event Management, Public Speaking, Administrative Duties.

Description :

    1. Raised money for children with leukemia.
    2. Persuaded parents and students to donate.
    3. Responsible for Building Families Stronger The purpose of this study was to design a program that could be implemented in local camps, parks and schools to accommodate the needs of individuals in a family group affected by mental illness.
    4. Achieved aggressive 1st year target and increased amount by 15.4% the following year.
    5. Managed sensitive information including home addresses and credit card numbers.
    6. Earned Most Valuable Caller accolade during the Blue and Gold Challenge.
    7. Convinced local companies to provide discounted banners and promotional gifts.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Marketing

Fundraiser/ Resume

Objective : To obtain a Customer Service Hospitality Position within the Salem area. grew up in California helping my mother who was a General Manager for The Fresno Inn. I have done all aspects in the Hotel and Hospitality Field. I have worked for two hotels in Oregon, and although each wasn't for a very long time, I still have the experience and can and will give you 100%.

Skills : Sales, Relationship Building.

Description :

    1. TeleFundraiser I worked the split-shift for Jadent for 2 years.
    2. On occasion, trained new employees.
    3. Provided customers with upbeat, energetic and knowledgeable service in a timely manner.
    4. Punch in relevant customer information in the company database.
    5. Maintain a company set average calls per day.
    6. Ensure that DND (Do Not Disturb) list is respected at all costs.
    7. Convince customers to donate by following a prepared program.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associates In General Study

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Seeking a sales position that will allow to expand knowledge, skill sets and provides opportunity for continual growth and development in the business sector regardless of geographical area.

Skills : Marketing, Training, Customer Service, Public Speaking, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Provided information about the charity that was endorsing.
    2. Followed up on donations made to ensure that the primary does indeed get the funds donated.
    3. Marketed and pitched writing for campaigns, in relation to the work that the organization does.
    4. Kept track of the money to make sure nothing was missing.
    5. Consistently met quotas per assignment.
    6. Raised political and charitable donations for private organizations, that are actively combating these issues.
    7. Raised awareness about political and social issues that effect our society.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certification in Sales

Fundraiser/ Resume

Summary : I'm a 27 year old student at Ozark Technical College. I'm looking for a fast paced, fun, and energetic career that I will be able to assist customers, as well be able to take control or collaborate with co-workers to create the best and most effective work environment possible.

Skills : Fluency In Italian, Proficiency In Spanish Conversation.

Description :

    1. 2008-2008 I worked here for six months but did not like the way that the managers and the script was written and every night that I came home I felt as though I was ripping people off and my conscious could not handle it anymore because I'm a very honest person and I want to work for a very upstanding company.
    2. The reason you should consider me for the position.
    3. I'm very honest 2.
    4. I'm very trustworthy 3.
    5. I'm never late 4.
    6. Want to work for an upstanding company 5.
    7. Feel that if you give me a chance I will give you 100% and you will not regret hiring me.
    8. Thank you for taking the time to read this, hope to hear from you soon.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Service-focused professional, with a strong commitment to serving the needs of disadvantaged youth, adults, emancipated youth, and special-needs populations. Skilled in building community support, key coalitions and strategic interagency partnerships. Backed by solid credentials, and equal strengths in program, personnel and case management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing 50 Wpm, QuickBooks.

Description :

    1. I had to cook food for over 150 people.
    2. Help the special needs children play baseball ball, swimming.
    3. Also helped the children play the games we had set up for them.
    4. To see all the children play and have a good time with their familys meant so much.
    5. Skills Used I work well with other people.
    6. I'm a positive attitude.
    7. Was left to run the snack bar.
    8. Kept track of the money to make sure nothing was missing.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Deploma

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : To obtain a customer service position utilizing the skills developed from both my education and work experience with potential room for growth based on performance.

Skills : Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Microsoft Outlook, Sales, Leadership Development, Communications, Project Management, Problem Resolution, Merchandising, Customer Service, Event Planning, Data Entry, Documentation, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Made calls on a rotation basis through an automatic dial system.
    2. Built rapport with present donors before attempting to pitch/sale to them.
    3. Effectively dealt with people who were mad at receiving unsolicited calls at home.
    4. Influenced present donors to continue to give donations to the charity.
    5. Acquired knowledge and information to present charities effectively and answer prospects accurately.
    6. Document transaction by completing forms and recording.
    7. Maintained data base by entering, verify, backing up data.
    8. Contributed to team effort by accomplishing related results.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Fine Arts In Fashion Design

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : A highly accomplished community leader with talent and experience as a fundraiser. Procured funds for various non governmental and not for profit organizations. Thrives in a community based and goal oriented environment. Currently seeks employment to acquire substantial career advancement by applying best past experiences.

Skills : Competent With Microsoft Office, CDL Drivers License, Certified Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Created an organization called Bike to China to procure funds for a 501(c)3 organization.
    2. Directed the tasks of managing and developing fundraising programs such as dinners, bicycle races, phone banking, raffles, silent auctions, grant proposals and more.
    3. Planned and maintained volunteer support strategies for marketing, press and events.
    4. Responsible for giving explanatory presentations at various events.
    5. Negotiated contracts with various companies.
    6. Found new patrons to raise charity's profile.
    7. Utilized various medias effectively to reach the maximum number of people, including web development, facebook, reddit, digg, twitter and wordpress blogs.
    8. Provided support and necessary resources to community fundraisers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Political Theory

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Experience in project management, writing communications plans (marketing, social media and PR), legal research, fundraising and fund development seeks professional experience in corporate,high education or arts and museums.

Skills : Administrative And Project Management, Legal Research, Relationship Management, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Managed candidate's calendar by coordinating with Campaign Manager to ensure candidate met with prospective donors & attended constituent events pertaining to campaign.
    2. Ensured candidate properly recognized donors at events or meetings as well as major donors were timely and properly recognized for contribution.
    3. Completed Research on potential donors prior to solicitation calls or meetings by candidate to identify propensity to contribute as well as ability to support campaign.
    4. Edited communications targeted to Latino/Hispanic voters in district.
    5. Outreach to Latino/Hispanic registered voters via phone calls to introduce candidate to constituents as well as reminder to vote in election primary.
    6. Ensured all campaign contributions were in compliance with election law limits and ensured contributions did not raise any conflict of interest issues.
    7. KEY HIGHLIGHTS: Gathered various campaign donor lists for candidate to contact and solicit & followed up on contacts made by candidate to secure over $250,000 in campaign contributions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Fundraiser Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position that allows me to utilize my unique skills to assist in progressing a business that offers a stable employment opportunity and ability to be promoted. I am eager to learn new skills, knowledge and experience within the field of energy and overcome the challenges of today's changing work environment.

Skills : Communication (10+ years), Ability To Multi-Task (10+.

Description :

    1. My job was to raise as much money as possible.
    2. Witch I remained in the top of the company when ive worked there.
    3. I take pride in being the best and I feel like my time on the phone ive proved to be very professional on the phone while.
    4. making my company more money the everyone else.
    5. Skills Used my people skills are great on and off the phone im a leader.
    6. Feel like there is nothing more exciting the friendly comptetion between empoyees I also believe.
    7. A salesman should be paid /for his accomplishments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Grad

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : Highly motivated individual seeking a challenging position where my skills and abilities will have maximum impact. Qualifications include: 13 Years Legal Assistant Duties 10 Years Community Service and Community Committee Work 2 Years Special Assistant to a Public Official 2 Years Real Estate Sales 1 Year Accounting Functions and Reporting [?] 10 Years Event Planning.

Skills : I Have Strong IT , Particularly On Windows Systems, And Am Competent In Most Commonly Used Programs, Including Word, Internet Explorer And Excel.

Description :

    1. Door to door fundraising on behalf of several charities on a 100% commission base.
    2. I learned a lot about working in a face-to-face sales environment.
    3. Worked in a shop before but approaching people trying to sell something is very different from people approaching you wanting to buy something for sure.
    4. Also a big one for me is keeping up your attitude in all circumstances.
    5. Stay positive, keep smiling, be confident, eye contact.
    6. Skills Used Communication skills, people skills, sales skills, customer service skills,.
    7. Raised awareness about political and social issues that effect our society.
    8. Raised political and charitable donations for private organizations, that are actively combating these issues.
    9. Consistently met quotas per assignment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Nursing

Fundraiser Resume

Objective : To apply experience in dealing with individuals on a one on one basis explaining and answering questions in regard to business and institution. To utilize skills in communication and trustworthiness as well as using interpersonal skills to keep a trusted and orderly workplace able to handle private information.

Skills : Data Entry, Verbal Communication, Basic Computer .

Description :

    1. Provide information to the public about important human right issues.
    2. Gave out literature.
    3. Fund Raised.
    4. Complete tally sheets.
    5. Brought insight and information to the public about a very important Human Rights Issue that affects and effects the LGT Communituny.
    6. Skills Used Communications Skills, Listening Skills, knowledge about the issue I was advocating Against and for, and The ability to persuade .
    7. Glendale, AZ (April 2010) Organized the first fundraiser by a student on campus in the history of Glendale Community College.
    8. Recruited and managed more than 50 volunteers within a compressed schedule to execute the plan.
    9. Convinced local companies to provide discounted banners and promotional gifts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Science Degree