Summary of Position
Full-time, exempt position
The Director of Development’s main goal is to initiate, cultivate, and secure a dynamic base of support from a variety of funding sources and constituents, which include: governmental granting organizations; foundations; corporations; individual donors; membership programs; special events; and other sources.
This position reports to the Executive Director and consults regularly with the Program Director, Board of Directors, and staff. This position will ensure that Lighthouse Writers is expanding its base of support and has the future financial resources to fulfill its mission.
Lighthouse Writers Workshop is Colorado’s nonprofit literary arts center whose mission is to ensure literature maintains its proper prominence in the culture and individuals achieve their fullest potential as artists and human beings. For over 20 years, Lighthouse has offered award-winning writing workshops, author events, and community engagement programs to people of all ages and backgrounds in Denver and beyond. For more information, visit lighthousewriters.org.
Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Statement
Lighthouse Writers Workshop is a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace, where all participants, employees, and volunteers, whatever their gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation or identity, education or disability, feel valued and respected. We value diverse life experiences and heritages and ensure that all voices are heard. To that end, we uphold a commitment to a diverse community by nurturing an inclusive, supportive, and welcoming environment.