Hiawatha, IA Fundraising / Human Services & Non-Profit

This position will play a crucial role in building Prairiewoods’ sustainability into the future. We are looking for a special fit—you must be willing to engage deeply with our mission; demonstrate self-motivation, collaboration, excellent communication, teamwork and compassion; and enjoy meeting people and helping them make meaningful connections with others and with Prairiewoods. Responsibilities include fundraising/development activities and selected public relations efforts, as well as facilitation and stewarding of relationships with donors.

The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree and knowledge of fundraising and development with prior professional experience in fundraising, marketing or related field. Nonprofit experience is preferred.

To apply, forward your resume and cover letter to the address below. In your cover letter please include your responses to the following:

1.  What is it about Prairiewoods’ mission/vision as an ecospirituality center, particularly the interface of spirituality and ecology, that makes our continued presence vital to our community?

2.  What do you believe is the most important quality or skill you will bring to the Development role to help Prairiewoods thrive into the future?

Development Search Committee

120 East Boyson Road

Hiawatha, IA 52233


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Located on 70 acres in Hiawatha, Iowa, Prairiewoods is a retreat and conference center dedicated to assisting people of all faiths deepen their relationships with Earth, self, others and the Source of All Being. (Please see for more information about Prairiewoods). Prairiewoods is sponsored by Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration.

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Job ID: 70233

Posted 13 days ago

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