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Community Foundation Seeks Director of Advancement

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation (CACF) is a thriving community grantmaker—“an engine for positive change”—committed to improving the quality of life for people in Charlottesville, Virginia and the surrounding region. Established in 1967, the Foundation has begun its next 50 years with a strategy representing two distinct but mutually supportive goals: Continue excellent support and service to philanthropists, while leveraging the power of collaborative investment with donors, nonprofits and the community at large to address the region’s most pressing challenges.

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is excited to recruit a Director of Advancement to lead the Foundation’s work to advance the mission, message and resources of the organization to improve quality of life in the Charlottesville region. We are seeking a mission-driven individual with deep knowledge of philanthropy and strong values of partnership and equity. Please see full job description here.

How to apply: Qualified applicants should submit a resume and a cover letter describing candidate qualifications and relevant experience with contact information to: Nareen Scott at Please send as one document. Application deadline is March 1, 2019.

The Community Foundation is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, not on race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, weight, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, political affiliation, or any other factor protected by law.