Sample Fundraising Manager Cover Letter

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Amber Pollard
1506 Airplane Avenue
Stamford, CT 6995

Ms. Terri Murch
National Parkinson Foundation
3343 Howard Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Dear Ms. Terri Murch,

I am writing to apply for the position of Fundraising Manager now available with National Parkinson Foundation.

I have a bachelor’s degree in public relations and I am familiar with your organization and its commendable reputation. I would consider it an honor to be a part of your team and to have the opportunity to help so many individuals through the services you provide.

I have three years of fundraising experience, so I understand the challenges ahead if selected for this position. I also have four years of management experience and outstanding organizational skills with the ability to supervise the staff and monitor operations successfully.

I have the drive, experience and skills to meet the yearly dollar amount required by your organization. I have outstanding writing skills with the ability to create proposals designed to secure endowments from potential donors that will help your organization meet its goals.

I have the skills to set short and long time goals, create a budget plan and do research to identify potential donors. I will evaluate existing fund raising programs, make changes where needed and help create new programs that will get results. I have the experience needed to help organize and host fundraising events and to generate revenue using a variety of sources.

I have an outgoing and very persuasive personality and I am free to travel when needed. I am confident that I am the best choice for this position and I hope to meet with you soon to discuss this job in more detail.

My contact number is (222)-232-2279.



Amber Pollard

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