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Children's Hunger Fund

Resource Development Coordinator MIdwest

Children's Hunger Fund
Homewood, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 07/22/2009
Categories: Church/Ministry
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Children's Hunger Fund is a Christian, non-profit organization focused on alleviating the suffering of children by equipping God's Church to communicate the Gospel through effective compassion ministry.

The Resource Development Coordinator nurtures and develops gift in kind donor relationships with corporations, non-profit organizations and churches for local and international distribution through Mercy Network churches. This position is located in Homewood, IL and reports to the Regional Director Midwest.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

•Procures food, clothing, toys, medical supplies, school supplies, and hygiene items by soliciting corporations, conducting Food Pak campaigns, and purchasing from vendors
•Sets up and utilizes donor call schedule
•Maintains and expands current food donor base
•Communicates extensively through phone and e-mail, as well as on-site visits
•Provides weekly GIK updates and action item reports
•Provides feedback to donors through receipts, follow-up letters, pictures and other correspondence
•Organizes and or attends donor events in the evenings and on weekends
•Travels frequently to local corporations and churches
•Travels occasionally domestically and internationally

Other Duties

•Maintains food and water stock in warehouse for standby in the event of a disaster
•Creates and maintains a disaster response corporate e-mail blast list and letter to be sent out in the event of a disaster

Supervisory Responsibilities

•Occasionally supervises volunteers or interns


•Received Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord
•Maturing in a personal relationship with Christ for at least five years
•Active in a local church for the last consecutive three years and continuing
•Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
•Three years experience in relevant business or ministry leadership or equivalent experience


•Computer literate and proficient
•Able to learn new software quickly
•Able to speak publicly and organize events


•Microsoft Office (required)
•Power Point (helpful, but not required)
•Raiser’s Edge (helpful, but not required)

Physical Demands

•Occasionally lifts under 50 lbs.
•Able to set up and break down a display booth occasionally.
•Able to remain in a stationary position at least 50% of the time.
•Moves around inside the office occasionally to access file cabinets and utilize office machinery.
•Constantly operates a computer and other office machinery, such as a copy machine and printer.
•Able to exchange accurate information verbally and in writing constantly.

Work Environment
•Public venues
•Private homes


To inquire about this position, e-mail cover letter and resume to No phone calls or faxes please. Due to the number of inquiries CHF receives for employment, we are unable to respond to follow up requests. If your cover letter and resume meet the requirements for an open position, we will contact you. If you do not receive a response, please know that we appreciate your interest in working at CHF and we are grateful for your support.

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