FOLAR is excited to accept applications for the full-time position of Development Director. FOLAR is a well-established, highly regarded, regional organization, and this position is critical to developing the resources needed to power our mission of working with our communities to conserve and protect the Appomattox River for all to enjoy.
FOLAR’s Development Director is a primarily externally facing position with responsibility for working with the Executive Director and Board of Directors to identify corporate, foundation and public fundraising prospects, cultivating and stewarding relationships with them, and developing funding proposals in support of FOLAR’s priorities. In collaboration with the FOLAR team, the Development Director will conduct the daily activities of FOLAR’s fundraising and communications, work with community partners, and other stakeholders to increase organizational awareness and revenue. This position is ideal for an experienced and dynamic fundraiser with a passion for building and stewarding relationships in support of environmental conservation and strengthening community.