The mission of Citizens of the World Los Angeles (CWC LA) is to provide a socio-economically, culturally, and racially diverse community of students in Los Angeles with an intellectually challenging, experiential learning environment that develops each student's confidence, potential, and individual responsibility as citizens of the world. CWC schools:
The CWC LA network is growing at a rapid rate and currently enrolls 1,900 students in three high-performing schools, growing to well over 2,000 students over the next several years. CWC LA’s schools rank in the top 8% (English) and 7% (math) out of 758 LAUSD, magnet and charter elementary schools, and all subgroups outperform the district and state. Our schools include:
CWC LA has a Regional Support Office that supports all CWC LA schools. We work with our network partners at Citizens of the World Charter Schools, linking the schools in Los Angeles to CWC schools in other parts of the country.
Our core values are embraced by the entire community:
CWC LA is seeking a detail-oriented, system-oriented individual with strong interpersonal skills to lead and strengthen its school site’s fundraising capacity. As the region grows to serve more students in the coming years, the Development Coordinator will have the opportunity to design fundraising events and build systems in an entrepreneurial style to help continued parent-based fundraising. The role will be responsible for $2-3 million of annual revenue, growing each year.
The Development Coordinator’s duties include supporting and managing school-site fundraising committees and leading fundraising efforts and events within the CWC community. This includes managing project timelines for major fundraising events, working closely with parent committees to design and manage fundraising events, ensuring fiscal and operational compliance of all fundraising initiatives, managing and developing innovative new technology solutions to support fundraising committees, developing fundraising reports and forecasts for the Board of Directors, ensuring funds are collected based on pledges, and managing the process to track incoming donations.
This role has enormous potential for impact. The Development Coordinator will be a key member of the CWC LA regional team and will work closely with all of the CWC LA stakeholders, including Principals, other Regional Support Office staff, the Executive Director, parent volunteers, and others. This position is based in CWC LA’s regional office, but will also require travel to each of our schools on a regular basis.
The Development Coordinator’s job responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate will have the following:
The Development Coordinator must have: