Prairie View, a faith-based behavioral health organization based in Newton, Kansas, with additional outpatient locations in Wichita, McPherson and Hillsboro, offers a number of evidence-based behavioral services, including psychiatric hospitalization, treatment for substance abuse, eating disorders, TMS therapy, psychological testing, sexual health and more. Founded in 1954, Prairie View covers an 80-acre campus in the natural plains of Kansas. Prairie View is seeking a Director of Advancement. Morgan Hunter HealthSearch has been retained to conduct this important search.
Reporting directly to the President & CEO, this key leadership position is responsible for gift development planning, donor contact and gift management, as well as managerial oversight for a part-time Publisher/Brand Manager and one support staff member. Financial contributions are solicited from foundations, state and federal sources, individuals, businesses, and churches through personal relationships, major gift grant proposals, annual fund appeals and project/special campaigns.
The successful candidate is one who is passionate for the mission of the organization and will enthusiastically share their story with potential donors.
Ideal candidates will have a minimum of five years experience in fundraising and grant writing, possess excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), have a computer orientation, be creative, energetic and a visionary. Healthcare experience is a plus. A bachelor’s degree is required and a master’s degree is preferred.
Newton, Kansas is located just a short 25-minute drive north of Wichita, Kansas. With a population of 20,000, Newton offers an ideal family environment with affordable quiet neighborhoods, superior schools and abundant community activities.
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