MENTOR Colorado was founded in April 2014 by the passion and vision of a number of grassroots organizations implementing formalized mentoring programs. These organizations established the partnership to improve their ability to strengthen communities through mentoring. To amplify the impact of mentoring, Mentor Colorado supports the growth and development of over 65 organizations throughout the state resulting in greater collaboration, more high-quality mentoring programs, better use of resources, and most importantly, more young people matched in quality mentoring relationships.
General Function: Collaborate with the Board of Directors and Executive Director to create a fund development plan which increases revenues to support the strategic direction of the organization. The Director of Development is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all of MENTOR Colorado’s fundraising including, the corporate partnership program, annual fund, planned giving, special events and fundraising campaigns. The Director works closely with The Executive Director and the Board of Directors in all development and fundraising endeavors.