Director of Development & Communications
Bridge the Gap College Prep
Sausalito, CA
Salary Range: $80,000 – $85,000
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We are happy to announce the Development & Communications Director position at our client, Bridge the Gap College Prep.

Founded in 1995, Bridge the Gap College Prep’s (BTGCP) overarching goal for the past 25 years has been to bring educational equity and opportunity to the youths in Marin City. Today, BTGCP continues to inspire and support over 270 students who are primarily youth of color from a variety of ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds. The organization provides after school enrichment programs for K-12 students, and guides them on their journey from Kindergarten all the way to, and through, college.

BTGCP’s programs prioritize academic progress and emotional wellbeing, and strives to equip students with the skills they’ll need to succeed in school and in life. In addition to the guidance of BTGCP dedicated teachers, BTGCP delivers wrap-around support that involves close
collaboration with their schools, families and volunteer tutors.

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MISSION
The mission of Bridge the Gap College Prep is to provide comprehensive educational, social, and emotional support with the goal that every Marin City youth completes high school and graduates from college.

BTGCP’s core values and educational philosophy center around the belief that every child deserves the chance to graduate from college.

  • Education is the greatest equalizer in closing opportunity and achievement gaps.
  • With thoughtful and intensive support, all Marin City students can achieve the bright and successful futures of their dreams.
  • Instilling an expectation of college completion throughout all levels of our programming is vitally important.
  • Personal connection is a powerful force, and we strive to create close ties between students and their schools, teachers, and tutors.
  • Collaborating with community partners leads to a greater collective impact for Marin City youth.

 

SUMMARY
The Development and Communications Director envisions and implements a targeted fundraising plan to include the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of donors to meet planned revenue benchmarks through a variety of giving opportunities, including events. The Director supervises the Development Manager who is responsible for processing gifts, planning the logistics of events and Salesforce database administration. The Director serves as a key spokesperson and advocate of BTGCP. The Director develops and coordinates all of the organization’s communications to support the overall development goals and objectives, as well as the efficiency, community position, and overall culture of the organization. The Director reports to the Executive Director.

Please visit: btgcollegeprep.org for more information about the organization. BTGCP is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

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