Director of Development

Director of Development
Organization Name: 
Ohio Farm Bureau Federation
Columbus, Ohio
Application Deadline: 
Friday, February 22, 2019
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Ohio Farm Bureau Federation

Mission – Working together for Ohio farmers to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities.

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation is a grassroots membership organization that supports programs that ensure the growth of Ohio food and farms, such as advocating for good government policy, developing opportunities for young farmers, providing student scholarships and grants, supporting Ohio food efforts, creating food literacy programs for kids, hosting community building events and funding efforts to protect the environment, water quality, farmland preservation and more.

Director of Development, Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation

The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation is seeking a director of development that will be reporting to and working in partnership with the Foundation executive director. The director of development will spearhead the development efforts of the Foundation and develop and implement short-and-long term plans to secure major gifts from members, friends, volunteers, corporations, foundation and other entities in support of the Foundation. In addition, this position will provide support for corporate fundraising and new strategic partnership efforts. Candidate must be highly motivated with a bachelor’s degree and have two-to- five years foundation/fundraising experience. Broad knowledge of Ohio’s agricultural industry is desirable. Competitive salary and benefits package offered.

Please respond with cover letter and resume by e-mail to