Friends of the Verde River works collaboratively to restore habitat, sustain flows and promote community stewardship to support a healthy Verde River system.

Friends has an expansive range of programs which include habitat improvement, channel restoration, flow restoration, and sustainable river recreation while continuing to engage the community through outreach and volunteer programs.

One for the goals of Friends of the Verde River is to have an economic impact on our community. We do this by using local vendors and employing local people.

RFP’s and Consultant Opportunities:

Friends of the Verde River is seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic, and exceptionally well-organized consultant to improve our development program and our ability to achieve our fundraising goals. This position would report directly to the Executive RFP for a Development (Fundraising) Consultant, Due April 10, 2019 2 Director and work closely with our community stewardship program, other staff, and Board of Directors. The Development Consultant is a one-year, contracted position, with the opportunity to extend to a second year pending a successful first year. Our two-year goals for fundraising: (1) Increase overall unrestricted donations and sponsorships from individuals, businesses, and foundations each year by 50% from FY2018; (2) Increase net proceeds from events by 25% over FY2018 on an average per event basis*; and (3) Achieve a two-year fundraising goal of the Board of Directors to raise $100,000 (an increase from a $20,000 goal achieved in 6 months). *Note that this contracted position is not expected to be directly involved in achieving the second goal above regarding events as we have a full-time coordinator of community engagement who manages events. Click here to download a pdf of the full RFP.

Current Employment Opportunities:

There are no current openings at this time.

Volunteer:

Please consider joining us at a volunteer event. Click here to learn about volunteering with Friends.

One for the goals of Friends of the Verde River is to have an economic impact on our community. We do this by using local vendors and employing local people.

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