About the Role
The Director of Development & Government Relations will be responsible for Healthier Kids Foundation's grant and contract management and development, fundraising events, donor reporting, donor requests, maintaining relationships with key stakeholders in and around Santa Clara County, Events & Awareness staffing, and implementation of new fundraising strategies in line with strategic plan.
About the Company
Healthier Kids Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization that raises a majority of its funds to support preventative health programs for children in Santa Clara County.
Healthier Kids Foundation successfully partners with community-based organizations, public entities, and public school systems (Head Start and state preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, and secondary schools) to:
- Provide total-child wellness checks (emotional, hearing, oral health, and vision) to low-income children and connect parents to the appropriate preventative and interventional health services based on the outcome of their children's screening results;
- Identify uninsured children and assit their parents with enrolling them into subsidized health coverage;
- Provide healthy lifestyle and oral health education to parents and caregivers that help to prevent and reduce childhood and adolescent obesity