Major Gifts Officer – KEMP CARE NETWORK

The Major Gifts Officer role, reporting to Senior Director, Development is responsible for helping to attain the annual fundraising goals of the Kemp Care Network, with a particular focus on the personal solicitation program. Responsible for the acquisition, stewardship, cultivation and retention of major-level annual donors, the Major Gifts Officer acts as a relationship manager for supporters who give at the $10,000+ level. The Major Gifts Officer provides strategic input to the development program and provides personal communication with donors to offer ongoing stewardship and personally secure major-level gifts.  Salary Range:  $58,000 – $65,000

Posted On:  February 27, 2024

Closing On:  March 8, 2024

Location:  Hamilton, Ontario

Level:  Intermediate

Employment Type:  Full Time

Salary Range:  $58,000 – $65,000



 The vision of Dr. Bob Kemp inspired the mission of the organization. We compassionately serve the emotional, physical, and social needs of individuals living with a serious illness until the end of life. We support them, their bereaved, and our community through our residential, outreach, day programs, and bereavement programs. Our continued vision is to collaboratively lead, shape and deliver compassionate hospice palliative care to all members of our community.

At the Kemp Care Network we value dignity and quality of life in delivering end-of-life planning and bereavement care with compassion, kindness, and respect. We believe in a diverse, equitable, and inclusive organization through continuous inquiry and learning.

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Qualified applicants are encouraged to send resume with cover letter to by March 8th, 2024.

The Kemp Care Network encourages applications from members of groups with historical and/or current barriers to equity, including, but not limited to:

We recognize that many of these identities intersect, and that equity, diversity and inclusion can be complex. They value the contributions that each person brings and are committed to ensuring full and equal participation for all in our organization. If you require any assistance to apply for this role, please let us know and we will be pleased to facilitate that for you.