37 Central Square
Lynn, MA 01901
Date Posted: January 08, 2019
Region: Eastern Massachusetts
RAW is seeking a motivated Development Associate to effectively and efficiently support RAW’s five-person development team. This is an excellent, entry-level opportunity for someone interested in fundraising and arts administration to work with us to raise more than $2.2MM annually! Reporting to the Director of Development, the candidate will work with both our institutional and individual giving teams, primarily supporting events and communications, as well as providing administrative support. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who can anticipate project needs, discern work priorities, and consistently meet deadlines. We are looking for someone with energy, enthusiasm, and commitment, who holds themselves to a high standard. This is a full-time role that includes evenings and weekends as needed.
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RAW is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization based in Lynn, Massachusetts. We currently offer over 50 annual groups and programs joining art therapy, arts education and youth media/filmmaking with youth development. Founded in 1988 and staffed by art therapists and teaching artists, RAW’s mission is to ignite the desire to create and the confidence to succeed in underserved youth. RAW has operated community-based studios in Lynn since 1994. The organization has 27 staff members including alumni staff and serves over 1,200 children and teens each year. For more information visit www.rawartworks.org.
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¹ Americans for the Arts. (2017). “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5: The Economic Impact of Nonprofits and Cultural Organizations and Their Audiences in the State of Massachusetts.” Retrieved from www.AmericansForTheArts.org
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