Development Coordinator


The Development Coordinator collaborates with other New Leash on Life (NLOL) Chicago team members to ensure financial sustainability for the organization.

Responsibilities and Duties

●      Build donor database with Google Sheets and send out communications through Constant Contact. Continue development of the NLOL giving/matching program.

●      Develop innovative messaging to connect with NLOL donors.

●      Manage the end-of-the-year appeal and Giving Tuesday.

●      Coordinate special fundraising pleas through social media.

●      Identify ways to collaborate with other organizations for fundraising opportunities.

●      Identify grant opportunities and write grant proposals.

●      Raise awareness about the realities that homeless animals face in the community.

Requirements and Skills

The Development Coordinator must:

●      Be passionate about animal welfare and interested in learning more about NLOL and our organization’s role in the rescue community.

●      Have outstanding written and personal communication skills, with great attention to detail.

●      Be an energetic team player who encompasses a friendly, helpful demeanor.

●      Be well-organized.